Citigroup reports 27% global gender pay gap, announces rebalancing

Citigroup reports 27% global gender pay gap, announces rebalancing

A staggering gender pay gap at one of the U.S.’s top Wall Street banks has prompted the company to readjust the salaries of some of its female employees. Citigroup recorded a 27% shortfall in the average pay of its female employees compared to their male peers for 2019, the bank revealed Thursday. The figure, which … Read more…

YouTube bans insults based on race, gender, sexual orientation

YouTube bans insults based on race, gender, sexual orientation

Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube. Michael Newberg | CNBC Google-owned YouTube will no longer allow anyone on its platform to post content that “maliciously insults” others based on protected traits including race, gender expression and sexual orientation, the company announced Wednesday. The change, which was issued as part of YouTube’s regular harassment policy update, comes … Read more…

Saudi Arabia ends gender segregation in restaurants

Saudi Arabia ends gender segregation in restaurants

The Kingdom Tower, operated by Kingdom Holding, left, stands alongside the King Fahd highway, illuminated by the light trails of passing traffic, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016.¬† Waseem Obaidi¬†| Bloomberg | Getty Images Saudi Arabia will no longer mandate that restaurants segregate seating areas and entrances according to gender and marital … Read more…