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Gay-friendly work policies help retain top talent, study shows

Gay-friendly work policies help retain top talent, study shows

No negative impact on revenue growth at companies that openly support LGBT+ inclusion

Multinational companies reveal gender bias in job ads

Multinational companies reveal gender bias in job ads

Some ads targeted men for more senior or managerial positions, and women for secretarial and customer service roles

Duterte doubles paid maternity leave for new mothers

Duterte doubles paid maternity leave for new mothers

The president aims to bring more women into the workforce

Singapore worst country for working women

Singapore worst country for working women

The city-state ranks last in a list of 16 top countries

Malaysia unveils plan to support working mothers

Malaysia unveils plan to support working mothers

Employers in the region may soon have to offer longer paid maternity leave and reduced working hours for women