Tag: female

No more glass ceiling? Germany seeks female boardroom quota deal

Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed her support last week for setting a quota for executive boards and said she was talking to Giffey, who proposed legislation on the issue in February but still needs to get Merkel's Christian Democrats on board.

Gender imbalance in the workforce still strong, NSO data shows

Data published by the National Office of Statistics show that three out of every five adults above the age of 15 years are in employment.

Half of new judicial appointments are female

Three of the six new judicial appointments to Malta's courts will be female, the government has announced.The government has approved the Judicial Selection Committee's...

Gender with less than 40% representation gets 12 extra seats –...

The Parliamentary Secretary for Reform and Simplification of Administrative Processes, Julia Farrugia Portelli, has today launched a public consultation document which looks at increasing...

Updated: Decomposing female corpse found

A 69-year-old English woman was found dead in Triq San Luqa in Qawra in her apartment. A Police spokesperson said that preliminary investigations showed...

U.S. female surgeons expect to earn $1 million less than men...

Female surgeons expect to earn about $1 million less in their careers than their male colleagues, U.S. research showed on Thursday, illustrating a dramatic...

New York City creates gender-neutral ‘X’ option for birth certificates

People who were born in New York City and do not identify as male or female can now opt for a third gender category...