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21st Sep 2018

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Greece and creditors reach agreement

Greece reached a 'staff level' agreement with its European creditors over the weekend, which will be presented to eurozone finance ministers on Monday. The Kathimerini newspaper said the deal included several reforms including the sale of four power plants. EU commissioner Pierre Moscovici said the deal would send "a strong signal of confidence to investors" in Greece. Kathimerini quoted him saying, "The Greek people's sacrifices must finally be rewarded."

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Airbnb agrees to clarify pricing for EU

The justice commissioner says the accommodation-rental website will better inform users about prices, and about the legal status of their 'hosts'. Facebook, however, could face sanctions if it doesn't comply with EU rules.

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