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Singapore men convicted over Airbnb rentals

Singapore men convicted over Airbnb rentals

Two Singaporean men pleaded guilty Tuesday to letting out apartments on Airbnb without official permission, the first such case in the city-state under new rules against short-term rentals.

Barcelona steps up fight against illegal tourist rentals

Barcelona steps up fight against illegal tourist rentals

Barcelona plans to hire dozens of new inspectors to crack down on illegal holiday rentals, as the Spanish tourism hub seeks to enforce a licensing regime for people using sites such as Airbnb to let out their property.

Qatar's retail market remains stable despite economic slowdown

Qatar's retail market remains stable despite economic slowdown

Qatar’s prime retail malls continue to enjoy relatively stable rentals and high occupancy rates, despite the ever-increasing supply and the emergence of weaker consumer confidence, according to CBRE.