Manuela Schwesig. Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images
German women's minister Manuela Schwesig proposes new pay transparency laws
By Stephanie Boland - 02 March 17:58

The new legislation would allow women to compare their salary to their colleagues, and is designed to address Germany's 22 per cent pay gap.

Germany: an overview
By New Statesman - 08 March 14:43


As measured by purchasing-power parity, Germany boasts Europe’s largest economy and the fifth largest in the world. It has a population of 81 million and a highly skilled workforce.

Germany: inflation
By new-statesman - 05 March 0:00
Germany: unemployment
By new-statesman - 05 March 0:00