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Airbnb comes clean on pricing after enforcement action threat | The Irish Times

Airbnb has amended the way it presents pricing information to consumers after the European Commission took it to task for not being transparent enough on the total cost of bookings.

The commission said the online home share company had agreed to clarify the way it presents accommodation offers on its platform to ensure it complies with EU consumer law.

The move comes after a warning of enforcement action by the commission last July when it warned Airbnb that its terms and conditions fell foul of consumer rules.

The company was give just six weeks to present proposals to bring its pricing presentation in line with EU law so that consumers see the total price for offers on accommodation, including service and cleaning charges and local taxes.

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