Airbnb provides billions in cash in the Corona Crisis (Airbnb besorgt Milliarden-Finanzspritze in Corona-Krise)

Airbnb has received one billion US dollar from Silver Lake and Six Street Partners during the COVID-19 pandemic to compensate its users, especially for the cancelled booking. With the help of the new funds, the company wants to strengthen itself for a travel and tourism comeback after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Heise (2020), 'Airbnb besorgt Milliarden-Finanzspritze in Corona-Krise', 7 Apr.


  • Article
  • Yes
  • accommodation
  • On-location platform-determined routine work
  • Airbnb
  • COVID-19, challenges
  • German
  • Heise
  • 2020
  • Open access
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