LOCAL consumers here may need a tip or two about tipping from their Asian
A recent MasterCard survey has found that Singaporeans are among the most
tight-fisted about gratuities in the region, as about two-thirds were found to
begrudge paying tips to service staff at a restaurant or bar.
Only 33 per cent or about a third of Singaporeans said they would tip in a
restaurant or bar – well below the Asia-pacific average of 41 per cent.