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Starbucks Responds to Sign Banning Women From Saudi Store

A Starbucks spokeswoman told NBC News the store in Riyadh has been renovated to include a "gender wall.".....»»

Category: topSource: msnbcFeb 8th, 2016

Lululemon"s founder gave a bizarre and cringeworthy interview

YouTubeChip Wilson is known for making outrageous comments. Who could forget his notorious comments during the sheer yoga pants disaster of 2013, when he told Bloomberg TV that some women's bodies "just don't actually work" for Lululemon's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 2nd, 2016

Facebook"s COO Sheryl Sandberg donates $31 mn to charity

Majority of the $31 million donation will go to women's empowerment groups.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2016

Facebook"s COO Sandberg donates $31 mn to charity

Majority of the $31 million donation will go to women's empowerment groups.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2016

Germany Plans to Make Deportations Easier

Germany plans to make it easier to deport foreigners with criminal convictions, seeking to calm public outrage over allegations of mass New Year’s Eve assaults on women by mainly migrant men......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 12th, 2016

Germany Plans to Tighten Deportation Rules

Germany plans to make it easier to deport foreigners with criminal convictions, seeking to calm public outrage over allegations of mass New Year’s Eve assaults on women by mainly migrant men......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 12th, 2016

Merkel wants expulsion rules toughened after Cologne mishap

Outrage is growing in Germany over the revelations that hundreds of women ran a gauntlet of groping hands, lewd insults in mob violence last week in the western city.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 9th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Angela Merkel wants to make it easier to deport some refugees

German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants to toughen migration laws and make it easier to deport asylum seekers with criminal convictions, in a sign that the alleged assaults on women in Cologne have prompted shifts in policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2016

Merkel Calls for Tighter Laws on Convicted Migrants

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her party wants to toughen migration laws and make it easier to deport migrants with criminal convictions, in a sign that alleged assaults on women have prompted shifts in policy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 9th, 2016

Homeless Charity Says It Will Give Shkreli"s $15,000 Back

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Amid public outrage and ridicule over drastically hiking the price of a life-saving drug earlier this year, pharmaceutical entrepreneur Martin Shkreli tweeted that he gave "millions" to charity. Now with heightened focus on Shkreli be.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 18th, 2015

FICCI and UN Women sign MoU to advance gender equality and women empowerment

The strategic partnership between the two organizations will help in achieving the common goal of realizing the rights of women and girls.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 15th, 2015

We want to know: What was the biggest win for women in business in 2015?

Each year brings with it new milestones for women in business — a sign of progress, and progress is a good thing. 2016 was no different: This was the year we saw several big companies falling over themselves to announce the biggest and most comprehensi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2015

​Nashville a top city for businesses owned by women, millennials

Here's a good sign for Nashville's entrepreneurial and startup space. Among big cities nationwide, Nashville has one of the highest rates of millennial entrepreneurs that own small business, according to a new study by the Kauffman Foundation. Nashville.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2015

Why This Hockey Player Wants to Sign Women Up (and Pay Them)

The first paid women's professional hockey league drops puck and makes history. My interview with Dani Rylan, NWHL Commissioner and founder. The first female entrepreneur to break the ice......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 9th, 2015

IBM ends campaign urging women to hack hair dryers after heated blowback

IBM ended a campaign that urged women to "#HackAHairDryer" after heated online blowback Monday. It's a sign that even when tech companies have the best of intentions, their efforts to tackle the gender imbalance in science and engineering can feel, well, .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 8th, 2015

Melinda Gates turns Attention to Problems faced by Women in developing countries

Melinda Gates, co-founder of Gates Foundation, is regarded as an inspirational personality for females around the globe. Mrs. Gates’ charity foundation and her involvement in philanthropic activities has allowed led her to take part in ventures pertinen.....»»

Category: topSource: bidnessetcDec 2nd, 2015

Brazilian Construction Magnate and Former Billionaire Elie Horn Pledges 60% Of Fortune To Charity

Real estate mogul Elie Horn and his wife Susy are the first Brazilians to sign the Giving Pledge. Real estate mogul Elie Horn and his wife Susy are the first Brazilians to sign the Giving Pledge......»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 1st, 2015

Lululemon: Don’t Fear the Discounts

Fears of excessive markdowns helped crater retail stocks yesterday. But Credit Suisse analyst Christian Buss and team argue that in the case of Lululemon Athletica (LULU), its recent sales are not a sign of things to come. They explain why: Peter J. Smith.....»»

Category: blogSource: barronsDec 1st, 2015

Kate Hudson"s workout brand is mocking Lululemon

Fabletics, Kate Hudson's controversial athletic wear company, looks like it wants to duke it out with its competitor, Lululemon. The company has posted two videos to YouTube which seem to directly mock the extremely popular athleisure brand. In one vide.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 1st, 2015

Market News: ITC Holdings, Lululemon, Computer Sciences

The stock markets in the United States fluctuated and eventually ended the trading session down today. Investors are waiting for some economic data this week to determine the possible decision of the Federal Reserve on interest rates. Sign up for [….....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 30th, 2015