Tue, 22 Sep, 2020
A new law to name and shame companies with a poor record of equal pay for female staff has been introduced by the Government, five years after being asked to do so by the European Commission.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
The legislation aims to provide more transparency on the extent of the gender pay gap in firms with over 250 employees.
Businesses should be examining gender balance in their workplace now in advance of the Gender Pay Gap Information Bill eventually comes into force, advises Patrick Robertson, managing director of Performance Reward Consulting.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019
I grew up in what you might consider a fairly traditional family. My father worked, my mother stayed at home with me and my sister.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2018
Women are effectively working for free from tomorrow until the end of the year.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018
A Government bill on the gender pay gap may actually slow progress in the area, it has been claimed.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2018
The Cabinet has approved measures aimed at tackling the gender pay gap.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
It may soon be law for companies to report pay gaps between male and female staff, says Bernard Harbor.
Thu, 17 May, 2018
Companies will be expected to reveal differences in pay between men and women under new plans.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
Companies with more than 250 employees will be forced to reveal their gender pay gap under new laws.
Fri, 06 Apr, 2018
Nearly eight out of 10 British companies and public sector bodies pay men more than women as the deadline passed for organisations to report their gender pay gaps.
Thu, 05 Apr, 2018
At 11.59pm on Wednesday the deadline passes for UK companies to report their gender pay gap details to the government.
Wed, 04 Apr, 2018
At 11.59pm on Wednesday, the deadline will pass for an estimated 9,000 UK employers to submit details of their gender pay gap to the government - but what happens to those that break the law and miss it?
It says the disparity is because of the number of UK pilots it employs - 546 are male and only eight are female.
Tue, 03 Apr, 2018
Channel 5 has announced it has a median gender pay gap of 2%, the lowest of all the broadcasters.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018
The disclosure comes ahead of a full report into gender pay disparity at the broadcaster, which will be released later today.
Tue, 20 Mar, 2018
HSBC has unveiled a yawning gender pay gap among its UK staff with female workers earning nearly 60% less than men.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2018
ITN has revealed it has a 19.6% gender pay gap and has also announced a bonus gap of 77.2%.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018
Paid parental leave is crucial to ensuring a level playing field for women in work, a Government minister has said.
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018
The average hourly pay for women at companies such as Virgin Money and easyJet is more than 33% lower than for male staff, new figures show.
Sat, 06 Jan, 2018
Men are significantly more likely than women to try to evade paying tax, researchers say.
Sat, 23 Dec, 2017
SIPTU is calling on the Government to take action to minimise differences in pay between men and women in Ireland.
Fri, 03 Nov, 2017
Men are being paid up to 54% more than women in cities in the North and the UK with the lowest figure found in Belfast, new research reveals.
A report on pay rates at RTÉ has found there is an average 4% pay gap in the organisation.
Wed, 01 Nov, 2017
Increasing the minimum wage to €10 an hour would help close the gender pay gap for low-paid workers, Sinn Féin has said.
Sun, 01 Oct, 2017
Irish women should be grateful to Kevin Myers for highlighting the misogynistic crap that has passed off for so long as legitimate commentary, writes Alison O'Connor.
Fri, 04 Aug, 2017
It’s not really considered ladylike to talk about grubby money, but it’s time for all of us - men included - to show what is in our pay packets, writes Clodagh Finn
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
It’s part of a policy called jantelagen; a foundational belief that no citizen is better than another, wirtes Mary Morrisy
Fri, 28 Jul, 2017
Labour leader Brendan Howlin said it would be welcomed if all companies published what they paid their staff in wages.
Thu, 25 May, 2017
Labour's new Bill to close the gender pay gap will apparently 'take a carrot and not a stick approach'.
Wed, 24 May, 2017
Action needs to be taken to tackle the gender pay gap.
Wed, 12 Apr, 2017
Gender pay gaps continue to be an issue in Ireland according to a new report.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2017
The Lord Mayor of Dublin has said the time has come to compel companies to publicly detail the gender pay gap within their organisations.
Fri, 06 Jan, 2017
A new report on gender equality has found that Irish women with children are paid less than others, compared with 17 other countries.
Tue, 17 May, 2016
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