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Taiwan’s Equal Pay Day came 1 day early this year, on Feb. 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Equal Pay Day in Taiwan, which symbolizes how long women must work to achieve the same pay as men the previous year, fell one day earlier in 2021 than 2020, landing on Feb...

Taiwanese women need to work additional 52 days a year to earn same pay as men: Data

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The latest report issued by the Ministry of Labor on Tuesday (Feb. 25) shows that Taiwanese women need to work an additional 52 days to get the same pay as their male coll...

US Latinas need twice the time to match white male’s income

WASHINGTON (AP) — Government figures show that on average, Latinas in the United States are paid 54 cents for every dollar that a white, non-Hispanic male makes. That means it takes ...

Cross-sports push at World Cup for gender pay equality

PARIS (AP) — Venus Williams joined retired soccer star Julie Foudy and ice hockey player Hilary Knight in the Eiffel Tower to highlight the push for pay equality for women athletes. ...

Michelle Williams aids cause of equal pay for equal work

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Williams, who has seen first hand the disparity in men and women's pay, joined lawmakers and activists Tuesday in the Capitol to support the principle of equal pay for equal...

Thousands march against gender pay inequality in Bern

Organizers estimated that some 20,000 people marched through the streets of the Swiss capital, Bern, to protest the gender pay gap in Switzerland on Saturday. Police confirmed that "many people&q...

Venus, Serena Williams join Billie Jean King equal pay push

A day before playing in the 2005 final at the All England Club, Venus Williams addressed a meeting of the Grand Slam Board, urging Wimbledon and the French Open to offer equal pay to male and female p...

4 things to know about Equal Pay Day

NEW YORK (AP) — Equal Pay Day is being held Tuesday to highlight wage discrimination against women. Activists are holding rallies around the country. Here's what you need to know: — ...