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The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Airbnb’s Lena Sönnichsen (Head of Communications, Middle East and Africa).
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South Africa is an amazing market for us! The growth is incredible! There are more than 20 000 listing in the country with 10 000 in Cape Town.— Lena Sönnichsen, Airbnb
Cape Town is the 21st biggest market in the world.— Lena Sönnichsen, Airbnb
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