Some colors have similar meanings everywhere, for example, gold stands for success and high quality in most cultures, but most colors have different meanings in different cultures. For example, in the US, white stands for purity and is used at weddings, but in other cultures white is the color used for death and funerals. David McCandless of Informationisbeautiful.net has a color chart that shows how different colors are viewed by different cultures.

https://www.blog.theteamw.com/2011/01/12/100-things-you-should-know-about-people-51-you-react-to-colors-based-on-your-culture/