China's 'men only' job culture slammed in new report
Leading Chinese firms including e-commerce giant Alibaba were heavily criticised Monday for gender discrimination in job adverts in a new report which said the landscape for the female workforce in China was deteriorating.
Karma, a marketplace that's setting out to reduce food waste, has raised $12 million in a series A round of funding led by Swedish investment firm Kinnevik, with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, Electrolux, and E.ventures, among others. This takes the company's total funding to $18 million.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng revealed today that the RM19.25 billion allegedly missing in the goods and services tax (GST) refunds trust account had affected 121,429 companies and individuals, who were not paid back in two weeks as required by law, stretching as far back as 2015.
In a statement today, Lim said the government faces a shortfall of RM19.25 billion because there was only RM148.6 million in the GST refunds trust account as at May 31, 2018.