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Gov’t staff staying overnight at Hong Kong Airbnbs as part of guesthouse licence investigations

Government staff are booking into locally listed Airbnb properties as part of investigations into guesthouse licences. The Office of the Licensing Authority (OLA) told HKFP last week that premises used as short-term rentals had to meet fire and building safety standards and required a licence. Last year, it made 686 inspections, leading to 25 prosecutions […]