Kate Middleton returned to work today after a five month maternity leave break with little Prince Louis. The duchess looked casual yet glamorous as she arrived at Sayers Croft Forest School and Wildlife Garden at Paddington Recreation Ground in west London. Showing off a lovely tan, Kate was dressed down in tight khaki brown trousers and a green waterproof jacket. But another part of her outfit caught fashion lovers attention – as they’ve been a key part of her wardrobe for more than a decade. We recognise those boots! Penelope Chilvers books are made of Spanish vegetable-dyed leather and are […]
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-third day of July, two thousand eighteen. REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11210 AN ACT INCREASING THE MATERNITY LEAVE PERIOD TO ONE HUNDRED FIVE (105) DAYS FOR FEMALE WORKERS WITH AN OPTION TO EXTEND FOR AN ADDITIONAL THIRTY (30) DAYS WITHOUT PAY, AND GRANTING AN ADDITIONAL FIFTEEN (15) DAYS FOR SOLO MOTHERS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Be it enacted by the Senate and, House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled: SECTION 1. Short Title. — This Act shall be known and cited as the “105-Day Expanded Maternity Leave Law”. SEC. 2. Declaration […]
As was clearly telegraphed, one of the big themes of the new federal budget is gender equality. The government is arguing that having more women working, choosing full-time employment and earning as much as their male colleagues will ultimately boost economic growth. There are two main initiatives the Liberals are ushering in to help Canada get there. The first is a new paternity leave specifically for new dads and other non-birthing parents. The second is legislation to help bridge the gender pay gap. Story continues below READ MORE: No tax cuts but low-income workers and small-business owners can breathe easier […]
Jessi Cruickshank’s husband, Evan, with their twin boys I never really talk about my husband. I’ve always tried to uphold the illusion of being young, carefree and single. Just a strong, independent woman who does it all on her own. Then I got pregnant. Which, spoiler alert, I did not do on my own. As my bump grew, I figured I should start weaving my husband into my narrative, or at the very least, my Instagram stories, to assure the public that I was not, in fact knocked up accidentally by a one-night stand. I started to casually mention him […]
Taguig City Rep. Pia Cayetano dismissed as ‘very antiquated,’ the view of the Employers’ Confederation of the Philippines that a longer maternity leave will push companies to hire men over women. This content was originally published here.
Morgan Stanley Fired Me 22 Days After I Returned From Maternity Leave Being a dedicated mother and a dedicated VP aren’t mutually exclusive The last few months have been some of the most difficult of my life as I struggle to find a new career and adjust to motherhood at the same time. I spent years working toward a career on Wall Street, buoyed by the constant reminder that, as a child of immigrants, I could (and should) achieve the American dream. But then, 22 days after returning from maternity leave, I was fired from my institutional sales position at […]
Meghan Markle to make rare appearance in London today – details The Duchess of Sussex is on maternity leave with baby Archie The Duchess of Sussex has quietly been enjoying her maternity leave with her , but later on Saturday, Meghan is due to attend a Major League Baseball event at the London Stadium in Stratford. HELLO! can exclusively reveal that the new mum will join her husband Prince Harry at the sporting event, whose official charity partner is the Duke’s Invictus Games Foundation. Meghan has only made a handful of public appearances since giving birth to Archie on 6 May, […]
Duchess Meghan stuns in navy as she surprises at Trooping the Colour That new mum glow! surprised the crowds on Saturday by attending the Queen’s annual celebrations! Meghan is currently on maternity leave with baby Archie, but turned up in support of Her Majesty at the parade, looking gorgeous in a navy blue bespoke Givenchy ensemble, with a matching navy cocktail hat. She accessorised with a peacock blue Givenchy Mini Pocket Quilted Bag and emerald-cut earrings. She wore her hair in an up-do hairstyle and looked radiant as ever in natural makeup. Welcome back, Your Royal Highness! This is Meghan’s second ever […]
There’s a country where moms are allowed to take one whole year of maternity leave to spend with their babies – and they don’t even have to sacrifice their salaries to do it. In fact, two countries do this: Denmark and Serbia both give new moms a year of maternity leave at full pay. Serbian moms get a year off for each of their first two babies and then two years off for the third and every subsequent child. Moms also get two years off if they have multiple births. Scandinavian countries lead the way in parental leave with Denmark […]
The proposed policy seeks to expand the paid maternity leave to 105 days, with an option to extend for another 30 days without pay. This content was originally published here.