People looking at the Icelandic parliament the Althing in Reykjavik. Iceland will be the first country in the world to make employers prove they offer equal pay regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexuality or nationality, the Nordic nation's government said on International Women's Day. (AP/Frank Augstein)

Iceland Becomes First Country To Require Equal Pay For Men And Women

The Nordic nation is the first in the world to require companies to pay men and women equal salaries for completing the same work.