Four news stories for YOU on a Tuesday evening!

Today, thirteen gay rights activists were released after being arrested in Utah when they demanded stubborn state lawmakers to consider an anti-discrimination bill for the sixth time. Also, the Hays report showed that employers in most Asian countries (Malaysia, China, Singapore) except Japan are giving out fatter pay packets, pointing out increases in salary of about 6 to 10%; 0 to 3%, Japan. 

In Malaysia, Maxis Bhd will pay a total of RM3 billion in dividends (40 sen a share) compared to Digi’s 21.3 sen a share. Finally, Swiss voters approved a plan in referendum that sets a new limit on the number of foreigners who can settle and work in the country.