Taking Steps to Help Domestic Violence VictimsCity courts have issued 45 restraining orders to victims suffering domestic violence since the country's first law concerning this matter took effect in March last year, according to Shanghai High People's Court.
Boost for 'Women Economy'The American Chamber of Commerce in China said it advocated a better framework for developing a gender-responsive policy and that corporate practices be put in place, in a bid to support effectively women's leadership and entrepreneurship going forward.
Are Chinese Women More Independent Now?Gone are the days when women had to rely on marrying a successful man for security. Nowadays, many women realize it is more important to depend on themselves. According to a recent survey, 70 percent of the female participants think the biggest advantage for modern women is being talented and versatile, have a strong ability to work and have a good income, and have a beautiful body shape.
Interpretation of Women's Rights in a Model LawsuitYunnan Women's Voice officially launched coverage on March 30 to help the public learn more about the top 10 model lawsuits in relation to the protection of women and children's legal rights and interests, raise their legal awareness and make a full utilization of laws and regulations to safeguard their rights amid disputes with others in daily life.
Companies to Report Gender Pay Gap under UK LawBritain has become one of the first countries to require large companies to report pay discrepancies between male and female employees under a law that came into effect on Thursday - as part of a push to promote gender equality in the workplace.
Should Wage Be a Factor in Dating?According to a report released by Southwest Securities, China is experiencing the fourth single tide, with its single population nearing 200 million.