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Tag Archives: Airbnb

Coronavirus lockdown a major blow for Airbnb

ATHENS: At the foot of the Acropolis hill, in the touristic Koukaki district, the coronavirus lockdown has silenced the sound of Airbnb customers’ wheeled luggage. The tourist industry in Athens, as in many other European capitals, has ground to a halt, with planes grounded and restaurants, museums and archaeological monuments ...

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After enforcement action threat Airbnb comes clean on pricing

LONDON: Airbnb has amended the way it presents pricing information to consumers after the European Commission took it to task for not being transparent enough on the cost of bookings. In addition to displaying total charges in the results pages in search queries, Airbnb now makes it clear if the ...

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French hotels sue Airbnb claiming ‘unfair competition’

PARIS: The main trade group for French hotels has sued the home-sharing giant Airbnb, accusing it of unfair competition by “knowingly violating” rules imposed as part of a crackdown in one of the US giant’s biggest markets. In the lawsuit seen by AFP on Tuesday, the UMIH hotel industry body ...

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