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A Microsoft logo is seen a day after Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O) $26.2 billion purchase of LinkedIn Corp (LNKD.N), in Los Angeles

Microsoft Expands Program for Women Returning to Work

By Salvador Rodriguez SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Microsoft Corp is expanding a program designed to increase its hiring of women seeking to rejoin the workforce, following a...
Japan's Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Seiko Noda, who is also minister in charge of women's empowerment, listens to a question in Tokyo

Japan Women See Turning Point on Sexual Harassment after Scandal

By Kiyoshi Takenaka, Linda Sieg and Ami Miyazaki TOKYO (Reuters) Japanese women, long accustomed to enduring sexual harassment in silence, are speaking out after a high-profile...
Facebook employees work in the design studio at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, California March 2, 2012.

Backstory: Calculating The Gender Gap in The Technology Sector

By Lauren Young NEW YORK As she reported on sexual harassment issues at big companies, Jennifer Saba, a Breakingviews columnist, looked for a concrete way...
71st Cannes Film Festival

MeToo Will Not Sway Cannes Film Contest, Says Jury Head Blanchett

  By Robin Pomeroy CANNES, France (Reuters) The "MeToo" campaign for sexual equality will have "no direct impact" on who wins at the Cannes Film Festival, Cate...
Global elites to hash out #MeToo sexual misconduct issues at Milken Conference

Global Elites to Hash Out #MeToo Sexual Misconduct Issues at Milken...

By Liana B. Baker and Anna Irrera LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  The global social media movement known through the Twitter hashtag #MeToo has highlighted sexual misconduct in...
An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province

Chinese Tech Giants, Government under Fire for ‘Men Only’ Job Ads

By Cate Cadell BEIJING (Reuters) Top Chinese tech firms and some government departments have been singled out in a report that says discriminatory hiring practices...
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