Trust, Convenience and Singapore Dollare ( a study of Intercultural Communication in Singapore)
Penulis:Ami Purnamawati
PTS/Instansi:Institut Koperasi Indonesia

Since 1975 , Singapore has been one of the destination countries for domestic workers from Indonesia, for the past few years, more and more Indonesia domestic workers prefer to come to Singapore not only due to geographical proximity but more importantly to the country’s high safety standard and economic progress. this presentation looks into intercultural communication between Indonesia domestic workers  and their foreign employers in Singapore, it focuses on there elements of mutual relationship between the workers and the employers. The first is the building of trust in which the employers. Grant considerable trust to the workers in handling domestic matters while the workers seek to maintain the give trust, the second is a feeling of convenience .