THE technology industry's premier annual gathering kicks off this week with no women leading the keynote sessions and no code of conduct that might prevent incidents of sexual harassment,...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE eruption of sexual abuse allegations in Hollywood and exposure of misconduct in Westminster highlight the need for greater female presence in sectors that men have traditionally dominated...

RYU Bok Young is confident that she can do anything that a man does in the sprawling Ulsan refinery in South Korea, be it scaling 100 m steel towers or working through the night when repairing the...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak laid out his economic plans for next year in what he called the "mother of all budgets." It could've easily been described as a...

[LONDON] Young women with a well-paid job in the developed world will be almost 40 per cent poorer than their male colleagues by the time they reach old age, as the pay gap limits women's...

WOMEN coming into Australia's workforce provide the answer to an economic puzzle that analysts and policymakers alike have been struggling to solve this year...

COMMENTARY

GENDER diversity in the workplace is certainly a global issue, but while intentions in South-east Asia are bold, there is evidence that it is taking some time for the effects to come through. Despite...

I AM the co-founder of a company that helps clients find ways to diversify their workforce. We recently set up an interview at a major company for a senior African-American woman software engineer...

[LOS ANGELES] Forget playing "the girlfriend" or "the mom." Television is proving an embarrassment of riches for women thanks to complex, original characters and female-centric...

MEN are from Mars and women, from Venus, or so a book of this title observes - and it would seem it is the case even in the sphere of seed crowdfunding as a means of raising capital.