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Rights groups, international lawyers target sponsors like Airbnb for 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics
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Rights groups, international lawyers target sponsors like Airbnb for 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

This will be Beijing's second Olympics in 14 years, following the 2008 Summer Games that were supposed to improve human rights in China.

Shah Rukh Khan, wife Gauri partner with Airbnb, offer stay in New Delhi home as part of contest
Entertainment

Shah Rukh Khan, wife Gauri partner with Airbnb, offer stay in New Delhi home as part of contest

The winner of Shah Rukh and Gauri Khan's contest with Airbnb will get a chance to spend a day in the actor's New Delhi home.

Silver Lake invests an additional Rs 4,546-cr in Jio Platforms, raises stake in Reliance Industries' digital arm to 2.08 percent
Business

Silver Lake invests an additional Rs 4,546-cr in Jio Platforms, raises stake in Reliance Industries' digital arm to 2.08 percent

The deal adds to a pile of funds raised by Jio in recent months and comes close on the heels of Abu Dhabi sovereign fund Mubadala Investment Company injecting Rs 9,093.6 crore on 4 June.

General Atlantic invests Rs 6,600 cr in Reliance Jio; with investments from Facebook, Silver Lake, Vista Equity, platform raises Rs 67,194 cr in under 4 weeks
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General Atlantic invests Rs 6,600 cr in Reliance Jio; with investments from Facebook, Silver Lake, Vista Equity, platform raises Rs 67,194 cr in under 4 weeks

Jio Platforms on Sunday announced that it has sold a 1.34 percent stake to New York-based private equity firm General Atlantic for nearly Rs 6,600 crore, making it the fourth such stake sale in the last four weeks.

Jio Platforms attracting funds from Facebook, Silver Lake, Vista Equity, highlight Mukesh Ambani's digital-era venture capitalist avatar
Business

Jio Platforms attracting funds from Facebook, Silver Lake, Vista Equity, highlight Mukesh Ambani's digital-era venture capitalist avatar

In the new normal for Reliance Industries Limited, investors in Jio Platforms like Silver Lake and Vista Equity are more like knowledge and network partners.

Reliance Jio-Silver Lake Rs 5,655.75 cr deal: All you need to know about American private equity giant
Business

Reliance Jio-Silver Lake Rs 5,655.75 cr deal: All you need to know about American private equity giant

Silver Lake's portfolio includes Twitter, AirBnb, Alibaba Group, Ant Financial, Didi Chuxing , Motorola Solutions and City Football Group.

City Palace's Gudliya Suite, previously reserved for Jaipur's royal guests, is now a regal, vintage offering on Airbnb
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City Palace's Gudliya Suite, previously reserved for Jaipur's royal guests, is now a regal, vintage offering on Airbnb

The Gudliya Suite of the City Palace, Jaipur is regal with its ancient royal paintings, Turkish bath and interiors. Hitherto, it was reserved for guests of the royal family, but now it is open to the public via Airbnb.

2024 Summer Olympics host Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo troubled by new IOC sponsor Airbnb
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2024 Summer Olympics host Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo troubled by new IOC sponsor Airbnb

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, who has been at odds with Airbnb in recent years, set out her issues with the platform to IOC President Thomas Bach last week after news of the sponsorship leaked.

Airbnb bans 'party houses' following shootout at a Halloween party in North California
News & Analysis

Airbnb bans 'party houses' following shootout at a Halloween party in North California

The company was expanding manual screening of "high-risk reservations" flagged by its risk detection technology

Airbnb bans parties at rental homes days after deadly Halloween shooting in California that killed five people
World

Airbnb bans parties at rental homes days after deadly Halloween shooting in California that killed five people

Five people died after a Thursday night shooting that sent some 100 terrified partygoers running for their lives in the San Francisco suburb of Orinda

Lyft estimates Q4 revenues at $975 million as riders increase by 28 percent
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Lyft estimates Q4 revenues at $975 million as riders increase by 28 percent

Lyft has partnered with several companies as it battles Uber Technologies Inc in the ride-hailing market.

Donald Trump, leaders of G7 countries expected to focus on world economy at summit in France's Biarritz this weekend
World

Donald Trump, leaders of G7 countries expected to focus on world economy at summit in France's Biarritz this weekend

Donald Trump and other leaders of the world's most industrialized nations will open their annual G-7 summit over the weekend by discussing the global economy

Airbnb invests $150-200 million in Indian hotel reservation start-up OYO
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Airbnb invests $150-200 million in Indian hotel reservation start-up OYO

The investment in OYO will give Airbnb access to a variety of franchised or leased hotels.

Oyo raises $100-200 mn funds from Airbnb; move to help Indian firm strengthen presence in domestic, global markets
Business

Oyo raises $100-200 mn funds from Airbnb; move to help Indian firm strengthen presence in domestic, global markets

Last month, Oyo had said it will invest Rs 1,400 crore in India and Nepal markets in 2019 as part of its efforts to increase infrastructure, strengthen technology and internal capability.

Airbnb acquires hotel booking app, HotelTonight for an undisclosed sum
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Airbnb acquires hotel booking app, HotelTonight for an undisclosed sum

HotelTonight culls unsold inventory from hotels and offers discounted rooms to travellers.

Facebook's lead regulator in the EU to conclude first of investigation by summer
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Facebook's lead regulator in the EU to conclude first of investigation by summer

The other probes relate to complaints by users in relation to how Facebook processes personal data.

India is one of the fastest-growing emerging markets for Airbnb: Co-founder Nathan Blecharczyk
Business

India is one of the fastest-growing emerging markets for Airbnb: Co-founder Nathan Blecharczyk

Airbnb, which commenced operations in India in 2016, currently has 45,000 listings on its platform

Paris to sue Airbnb for a potential $14 mn for publishing illegal rental adverts
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Paris to sue Airbnb for a potential $14 mn for publishing illegal rental adverts

In the French capital of Paris alone, Airbnb has close to 65,000 homes listed.

New York City judge blocks law requiring Airbnb to hand over user data each month
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New York City judge blocks law requiring Airbnb to hand over user data each month

Airbnb and HomeAway argued that the law ran afoul of the U.S. Constitution’s protection against unreasonable search and seizure of private property

Facebook's confidential emails released by UK Parliament: Here's all you need to know
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Facebook's confidential emails released by UK Parliament: Here's all you need to know

A quick explainer on all the major revelations from the leak including Facebook's data policies, treatment of rivals, spy app and more