Gender Quotas for German Business? Justice Ministers Want More Female Managers

Germany's Justice Minister has called on companies to increase the number of women in top positions. On Wednesday, however, the 16 states' justice ministers proposed going further. They want to impose specific quotas for female managers.
Von Jessica Donath
Justice misters met on Wedensday in Hamburg to discuss whether to draft laws to help more female managers advance to the top in German companies.

Justice misters met on Wedensday in Hamburg to discuss whether to draft laws to help more female managers advance to the top in German companies.

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