Sunday, 25 August 2019

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Women across Switzerland hold strike for equality

Women in Switzerland walked off the job, staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and an end to sexual harassment and violence, AP reported. Discontent over sexism and workplace inequality is underpinning the “women’s strike,” while many are also demanding higher pay specifically for domestic workers, teachers and caregivers. ...

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Salma Hayek states male stars should take a pay cut

HOLLYWOOD: After Cate Blanchett led the women’s march for gender equality at Cannes 2018, Hollywood actress Salma Hayek joined the gender debate on Sunday when she argued that her male counterparts should want to opt for pay cuts if they were to show solidarity with their female colleagues. The Mexican actress ...

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Gender pay gap closing as men shift into low-paid work

LONDON: The gender pay gap for the under-30s is closing because young men are shifting into low paid and part-time work previously dominated by women. Men in their 20s still earn more, on average, than women of the same age but new research from the Resolution Foundation’s Intergenerational Commission has ...

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