Women, Equalities and Early Years minister Caroline Dinenage has told First Women that publishing gender pay gap data means companies will be better able to tackle wage discrepancies.
To mark International Women's Day Oxfam's online store is discounting selected items of clothing by 23 per cent. The percentage represents the global gap between men and women's pay.
Women effectively work for free for 66 days compared to men and today, 7 March, marks the day the average woman starts getting paid compared to the average man.
A report from the Institution of Engineering and Technology showed that between 2012–2015, women made up 47 per cent of the UK's workforce but only 13 per cent of STEM workers.
Many UK employers are not well prepared to handle the requirements of the new gender pay reporting regulations which come into force in April 2017.
Tebbs from Bury, Greater Manchester, who spent more than 80 years fighting for women’s equality and promoting peace, died on Monday.
In addition to being a source of joy for many, it turns out children can be a major contributor to why women earn less than men.A study from the Institute of Fiscal Studies found that women’s pay [...]