The gender pay gap for full-time workers in the UK has increased slightly to 8.9%, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
BBC journalist Carrie Gracie has said there could be around 12 people at the corporation launching employment tribunals over claims of unequal pay.
Presenter Samira Ahmed was cheered as she arrived at a tribunal where she will question why the BBC paid her less than a male colleague for what she said is a “very similar job”.
Dundee University reaffirms Living Wage commitment after it emerges 46 staff were paid below minimum rate
Dundee University has reaffirmed its commitment to the Living Wage after it emerged 46 employees were paid below the rate, regarded as the minimum necessary for workers to meet their basic needs.
Gender pay gap crisis in Tayside and Fife laid bare as majority of companies show wage disparity problem
The gender pay gap across Tayside and Fife has been laid bare with the majority of companies showing a disparity between the wages for men and women.
New figures show that employers across Tayside and Fife are mostly bucking a Scotland-wide trend which has seen an increase in the gender pay gap.
The BBC has the smallest gender pay gap among the UK’s main broadcasters, figures show.
More than 300 BBC staff – including some men – have received a salary boost after questioning their pay in the last 14 months, according to new figures.
Keira Knightley has said she has learned to ask about any gender pay gap on her films and knows she has not made less than her male co-stars on her last two movies.
Women will earn £74,000 less than men over their lifetime in Scotland, according to new research.