Washington: IMF chief Christine Lagarde said on Thursday that the best way to reduce inequality around the world would be to eliminate the gap between women and men in the economic sphere. Asked whether she thought that raising taxes on…
The richest 1% now has more wealth than the rest of the world combined. Power and privilege is being used to skew the economic system to increase the gap between the richest and the rest, says a report issued by Oxfam.
NEW YORK: The gap between men and women in health, education, economic opportunity and political representation has closed by 4% globally in the past 10 years, while Pakistan stands on 144th rank in a list of 145 countries, according to the…