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By Edition On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Airbnb advances talks with Caribbean Tourism Organization countries

BRIDGETOWN – Hugh Riley, Secretary General and Chief Executive Officer at the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the region's tourism development agency, and eight member countries, along with representatives More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Women hosts have earned over $10 billion on Airbnb

Major progress has been made in advancing economic opportunities for women over the last several decades, but significant obstacles to gender equality still remain. The gender pay gap between men and women is well-documented, More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Barbados Tourism Minister warns against rushing to an Airbnb tax

BRIDGETOWN – With an increasing number of visitors choosing homestay options provided through services like Airbnb over hotels, the traditional accommodation sector wants to see those providing unregistered lodging More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
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Airbnb pact with CTO reflects growing Caribbean influence

Airbnb’s proliferation across Caribbean vacation destinations has led the region’s primary tourism group, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), to forge an agreement with the home-stay provider to jointly More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Airbnb and Curaçao sign tourism agreement

WILLEMSTAD – Today, Curaçao’s Minister of Economic Development, Eugene Rhuggenaath and the Minister of Finance, Kenneth Gijsbertha, on behalf of the government, signed an important agreement with Airbnb that More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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The big reason why Airbnb terrifies the hotel industry

Airbnb may face significant legal headwinds in some cities over its repurposing of apartments as short-term rooms-for-hire, standing accused of hurting local economies and contributing to rising housing unaffordability. More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Airbnb and government want rules for private rental

WILLEMSTAD - Airbnb and the government of Curaçao will meet together to regulate the market for private rental apartments. In addition, the intention is that the tax for the rentals is also regulated. This was More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 7th, 2016
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CHATA & MCB host Breakfast Meeting at Santa Barbara Resort

AirBnB ‘’Live like a Local’’ WILLEMSTAD -  After the successful Breakfast Meeting this past May, CHATA hosted its second breakfast meeting of 2016 last Friday at Santa Barbara Resort. The Breakfast meeting More...