Tagged International Rentals

Sixt Launches in Kuwait

Sixt Rent a Car has expanded its international car rental network in the Middle East to include Kuwait, with locations at the Kuwait International Airport and Kuwait City.


Sixt Adds Two Members to Managing Board

Sixt SE’s supervisory board has added two new members to its managing board: Alexander Sixt and Konstantin Sixt.


Iceland’s Blue Car Rental Offers Free Rental Day

As part of Blue Car Rental’s new promotion for 2015, travelers who rent a vehicle for seven days will receive the eighth day for free.


Dollar, Thrifty Open More Locations in Italy

Replacing existing locations operated by a former licensee, Dollar and Thrifty brands have opened 29 branches across Italy, including Rose, Milan, Venice and Naples.


Avis Wins Top Honors at World Travel Awards

At the 2014 World Travel Awards, Avis Car Rental was named “World’s Leading Car Rental Company,” “World’s Leading Luxury Car Rental Company” and “World’s Leading Car Rental Company Website.”


CarTrawler Appointed Rental Partner of Polish Airlines

CarTrawler, an online global car rental platform, has been named as a rental partner with Poland’s LOT Polish Airlines.


Thrifty Car Rental New Zealand Launches Travel App

Partnering with GeoZone, Thrifty Car Rental has launched a travel app to help travelers plan road trips easily and safely while visiting New Zealand.


Avis Licensee to Expand Budget in Africa

Avis Budget Group has signed an agreement with Barloworld Ltd, which operates the Avis Car Rental brand, to also operate the Budget car rental brand in southern Africa, including Swaziland, Zimbabwe and South Africa.


Europcar Opens at Belfast International Airport

Europcar has opened a new branch at Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland.


eHi Car Services Selected as Provider for Chinese Government

Shanghai-based eHi Car Services will serve as an official vehicle services provider for China’s central government agencies and subordinate units for 2015.


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