Monday 07, June 2010 by

Women in Middle East earn less for equal hours

While the number of hours worked by women generally matches and often exceeds those of their male colleagues, the compensation they receive is much lower. Four in 10 women across the region feel they receive less pay than their male counterparts and have a slimmer chance of promotion. These are among the findings of a series of polls conducted by the Middle East’s number one job site,, in conjunction with research specialists YouGovSiraj.

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