Malaysia has the lowest proportion of senior business roles held by women in ASEAN, according to a latest report by Grant Thornton.

The 2017 International Business Report (IBR), a survey conducted between October-December in 2016, revealed that only 24 per cent of senior business roles were held by women in Malaysia, down from 26 per cent recorded in the 2016 IBR.

Meanwhile, 34 per cent of businesses here have no women in senior management, up from 31 per cent previously.

Source: Bernama