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Pay gap closing as more women join millionaires’ club

Shared from on 18 February 2015

The number of women earning more than £1 million a year is growing at three times the rate of their male counterparts

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Russell Brown MP seeks equal pay answers for D&G workers

Shared from on 13 February 2015

"A "large number" of women have not received an equal pay settlement from Dumfries and Galloway Council, according to a local MP. The local authority workers' union, Unison, won its case on behalf of more than 200 education staff in the south-w...

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UK workers hit by sixth year of falling real pay

Shared from on 19 November 2014

Wages in real terms fell 1.6% in 2014, back to levels last seen in the early 2000s, but the gender pay gap narrowed

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Gender pay gap shrinks to record low, says ONS

Shared from on 19 November 2014

The average pay gap between men and women is at its narrowest since comparative records began in 1997, official figures show.

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Almost 10,000 Lloyds staff to receive back pay over denied pay rises

Shared from on 19 November 2014

The long-running dispute has disproportionately affected female employees, who make up 65% of the bank’s workforce

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Why karma won’t get you a pay rise

Shared from on 7 November 2014

When it comes to the tech industry, trusting in karma won’t get you anywhere. It’s time to be proactive and challenge outdated working practices, says Sarah Wood

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Women: you’re working the rest of this year for free

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The gender pay gap in the UK means that women effectively stop earning on Tuesday, November 4, relative to men's year-round wages

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UK drops out of gender equality Top 20 after women’s wages fall

Shared from on 28 October 2014

The UK has fallen out of the top 20 most gender-equal countries in the world for the first time after average wages for women in the workplace fell by £2,700 in a year, a new report reveals.

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Asda faces mass legal action over equal pay for women

Shared from on 24 October 2014

Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in their stores.

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The bonus gap: why women are missing out on cashing in

Shared from on 20 August 2014

The number is up — new figures reveal that men are still rewarded with a bigger package at every level. Rosamund Urwin asks business leaders why women are missing out on cashing in and how they can work to double their money

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Women gender pay gap: want to close the pay gap? It’s time to face an uncomfortable truth

Shared from on 20 August 2014

New research shows that young women are paid roughly the same as their male counterparts. The pay gap only widens as we approach our forties. Sophy Ridge says it's time to stop tiptoeing around the real reason for this inequality and tackle...

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Gender pay gap: women bosses earn 35% less than male colleagues

Shared from on 19 August 2014

Four decades after the Equal Pay Act, male company directors take home £21,000 a year more than female counterparts

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Recession ‘widening gender pay gap’

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More than 820,000 more women have moved into low paid, insecure jobs since the start of the recession in 2008, according to a Fawcett Society report.

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Equal pay is ‘60 years away,’ claims new research

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Labour is to place a commitment to equalise pay between men and women at the heart of its manifesto for the next election, The Independent has learnt.

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Women won’t receive equal pay until 2075

Shared from on 16 July 2014

The fact that men and women do not receive equal pay is hindering economic growth, according to a report by Oxfam International.

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