[LONDON] Female entrepreneurs in the food and agricultural technology industry received a tiny fraction of the US$16.9 billion investment deals secured worldwide in 2018, a new report said on...

SINGAPORE property search portal 99.co has launched a new tag on its platform, in an initiative to fight housing discrimination against the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer)...

SINGAPORE is the second-worst performing country in terms of workplace diversity and inclusion (D&I) practices, based on a poll of employees in 14 countries by Kantar, a data, insights and...

[LONDON] Mining giant Rio Tinto has three times the number of men named Simon on its board of directors than women.

DIVERSITY on boards and management teams is increasingly and deservedly gaining prominence in Singapore. Organisations such as the newly established Council for Board Diversity and Singapore...

[WASHINGTON] Riot Games, maker of the worldwide hit video game League of Legends, said Thursday that it would maintain its requirement that employees' sexual-harassment or discrimination...

[BEIJING] China's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community has had a tough year: Censors have shut down social media forums, news media have curbed coverage of gay issues, and...

[FRANKFURT] Europe's leaders will have no one to blame but themselves if they can't find a female candidate to even consider for the presidency of the European Central Bank (ECB).

[LONDON] British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she would welcome female applicants to succeed Mark Carney as governor of the Bank of England, a post filled by only by men over more...

THE long-standing debate on gender inequality across multiple industries has become more urgent of late.