Employers in Kenya will no longer be able to force older workers to retire if a new Bill passes.
Age discrimination and public sector pensions: government confirms it will remedy all schemes after success of firefighters' challenge
The Government has confirmed that all public sector pensions will be changed to remove age discriminatory provisions after the success of the firefighters pension challenge.
Retirement age in India: demographic timebomb means changes will be needed to deal with ageing population
The current retirement age in India is 60 years old. An economist has warned that it is “inevitable” that it will have to increase.
According to Polish finance minister Marian Banaś, it is estimated that around two million young people would benefit from this proposal.
The legal action comes after the Government was refused permission to appeal against a decision that similar changes applied to judges and firefighters were age discriminatory.
The Government had submitted its request for permission to appeal earlier this year, but it was rejected by the Supreme Court today.
Research from Robert Walters and Totaljobs revealed that 41% of over 50 year olds say there is a lack of promotion and career development opportunities available their current workplace.
Older Americans tend to think remaining in the workforce is good for both the US economy and American workers. Younger Americans disagree…
Campaigners are “confident” that they will succeed in their claim that women born in the 1950s have suffered age discrimination as a result of changes to their state pension age entitlement.
The Workplace Relations Commission rejected the employers argument that for "health and safety" reasons they could not employ anyone aged over 65 years of age.
A major new study by Aviva has found that 37% of employees believe there is age discrimination in their workplace, but just 19% of employers are concerned about it.
An early version of the law would only increase the age limit from 30 years of age to 45 years of age.
All ages will be entitled to a minimum wage of at least £10 an hour if Labour gains power.
Research found that young white men are up to 3 TIMES more likely to be offered an interview compared to older women of colour
A study shows that job seekers aged 50-years-old or more are up to three times less likely to be selected for an interview compared to younger applicants with less relevant experience.
Teachers' union the NASUWT has again warned that older experienced teachers are facing age discrimination.
A report by the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC) highlights international research which suggests that state pension reforms have significant potential to exacerbate social inequalities.
A survey by Willis Towers Watson has revealed that workers in the Republic of Ireland want to work beyond their contractual retirement age of 65.
A recent study has found that those who say that they are victims of age discrimination are more likely to suffer from a range of physical and mental health problems.
In Arkansas, the House today failed to pass a bill that would end mandatory retirement of state judges.
Singapore will raise both its retirement and re-employment ages, but by how much is yet to be decided.