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Vancouver Imposes Sharp Restrictions on Airbnb

In the face of soaring home and rental prices. The city of Vancouver passe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2017

Airbnb, Expedia opt to stay in Vancouver under restrictive rules

Airbnb Inc. and Expedia Inc.’s HomeAway unit will continue to operate in Vancouver even as the city passes restrictive rules on short-term home rentals amid rising housing prices......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2017

Govt imposes more gold import curbs on star houses to check round-tripping

Government on Wednesday further tightened noose around star export houses doing big business in gold import and exports. Director General of Foreign Trade has imposed restrictions on import of gold by Four Star and Five Star Houses.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 19th, 2017

White House imposes new travel restrictions against 8 countries, including Venezuela

The White House on Sunday announced new travel restrictions from visitors from eight countries, as Pres.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2017

Retail"s new niche: Airbnb for pop-ups

A retail market battered by changing shopping habits is seeing growth in at least one area: brokers with access to short-term space. Vancouver-based Thisopenspace, which announced its New York... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 21st, 2017

To block extremism, China imposes restrictions on religious freedom

China says it is facing a growing threat from domestic cults and radical Islam.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 8th, 2017

Trade war looms as India imposes anti-dumping duty on our products: China

The article said that China 'could easily retaliate' with restrictions on Indian products.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: EPA seeks to lift restrictions against Alaska mine

The Environmental Protection Agency said Tuesday it is moving to withdraw proposed restrictions on the development of the Pebble Mine in Alaska, owned by Vancouver-based Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2017

Airbnb details sharp growth in California last year

California’s Airbnb hosts took in $1 bill.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMar 2nd, 2017

As Metro considers restrictions, Airbnb touts its local impact

As Metro Council considers new restrictions on short-term rentals, the biggest player in the industry is touting its economic impact on Nashville. According to a news release from the company, Airbnb guests in Nashville spent $191 million in 2016. A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 23rd, 2017

How To Save Airbnb From Local Governments

The amount of local short-term rental restrictions continues to grow, but Florida may become one of the first states to step in and ensure that this rapidly-growing in.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 1st, 2017

Airbnb offers free housing to those affected by Trump travel ban

The company is the first tech giant to offer direct assistance to non-employees affected by restrictions imposed by the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 29th, 2017

Why Controlled Chaos is About to Descend on NY Financial Firms

State agency sticks by its guns, imposes mandatory cyber defense criteria; though revised, new data breach prevention rules have sharp teeth......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 9th, 2017

Judge orders city to hold off on implementing new Airbnb rules

A judge has ordered the city of Chicago to hold off on implementing new restrictions on Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms after a group of homeowners sued the city last month.The lawsuit targeted the city's new home-sharing rules, which place restri.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneDec 14th, 2016

Judge orders Chicago to hold off on new Airbnb restrictions

A judge has ordered the city of Chicago to hold off on implementing new restrictions on Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms after a group of homeowners sued the city last month. The lawsuit targeted the city's new home-sharing rules, which place restr.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneDec 14th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Tough Airbnb restrictions vetoed by San Francisco mayor

Airbnb Inc. appeared to dodge a bullet Thursday after San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee vetoed a bill that would have reduced annual limits on short-term rentals in the company’s home market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 8th, 2016

Paris gears up to fight air pollution, imposes traffic restrictions

The French authorities have decided to restrict vehicle use by imposing alternating traffic on December 6 in Paris.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 6th, 2016

Airbnb promises to quit clogging up city housing - CNNMoney

CNNMoneyAirbnb promises to quit clogging up city housingCNNMoneyThe online home-sharing platform announced new restrictions on London and Amsterdam listings this week that bar homeowners from renting their places to visitors for more than 90 and 60 days a.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 2nd, 2016

Bank regulator imposes tighter restrictions on Wells Fargo - U.S. News & World Report

Wall Street JournalBank regulator imposes tighter restrictions on Wells FargoU.S. News & World ReportWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal banking regulator has imposed tighter restrictions on Wells Fargo & Co., requiring the banking giant to get advance appro.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 19th, 2016

Banking Regulator Imposes New Restrictions on Wells Fargo - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalBanking Regulator Imposes New Restrictions on Wells FargoWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—The federal government has put Wells Fargo & Co. on a much tighter leash, requiring the firm's banking unit to seek approval before making a.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 19th, 2016

Airbnb Eyes Services That Compete With Travelocity, Yelp And TripAdvisor

Airbnb is expanding beyond short-term home rentals with plans to offer services like guided tours, flights and car rentals. Is it a hedge against anticipated restrictions on its core business model? Airbnb is expanding beyond short-term home rentals.....»»

Category: topSource: nprNov 18th, 2016