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Airbnb up in arms as Singapore enforces ban on short-term rentals

Airbnb believes new laws by the Singapore government to clamp down on short-term homestay rentals including forced entry into listed homes hurts the country's progress, it said in a statement Tuesday.

Airbnb carries on despite lack of home-sharing laws in Singapore

Home-sharing rental service Airbnb said Monday it is working together with the Singapore government on laws for "responsible home sharing" despite short-term rentals not being legal in the city state.

EU advises against bans on sharing economy firms like Uber, Airbnb

EU countries should ban companies in the sharing economy only as a "measure of last resort," the bloc's executive recommended Thursday, as firms like Uber and Airbnb struggle to win over regulators in Europe.

EU set to advise against bans on companies like Uber, Airbnb

EU countries should ban companies in the sharing economy only as "a measure of last resort," the bloc's executive is set to recommend on Wednesday, as firms like Uber and Airbnb struggle to win over regulators in Europe.

Berlin bans Airbnb-style holiday rentals to tackle housing shortage

As new regulations on the short-term subletting of flats come into effect in Berlin, authorities expect a boost to the German capital's strained rental market