Tag: Avis

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019 02:16

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of the best. This is the 26th Wrld Tavel Awards organized ... Read More

Avis Budget Group wins multiple awards in the Middle East

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 19:55

Avis Budget Group has been awarded multiple accolades at the 2019 World Travel Awards, for its car rental brands Avis and Budget, across the Middle East, it was announced at ... Read More

Paine Field Airport: United Airlines and Alaska Airlines commercial flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019 00:01

Paine Field's Passenger Terminal added to its commercial flight offerings today as United Airlines' first passenger flight arrived from Denver and its first departure left for San Francisco. Paine Field, also known as ... Read More

Which brands rank high in travel loyalty?

editor editor- February 5, 2019 23:52

Consumer expectations increase annually on average by 25%. Which airlines, hotels, car rental companies, and credit card companies rank high on the loyalty scale? "Trust has become the connective tissue ... Read More

Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 16:58

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by the "Bankrate Best States for Drivers Study. When traveling to ... Read More

PATA Micronesia holds tri-annual chapter meeting in Guam

editor editor- December 15, 2014 04:33

TUMON, Guam - From across the Micronesia region, members of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter gathered for the organization’s tri-annual chapter meeting held in Guam on D Read More

More foreign visitors now choose to drive in India

editor editor- December 20, 2011 08:03

NEW DELHI, India - The popularity of India as a driving destination seems to be on the rise, with car rental firm Avis citing a 60 per cent rise in ... Read More

Hertz buys Dollar Thrifty

editor editor- September 13, 2010 10:52

NEW YORK – Hertz has raised its offer for rental car company Dollar Thrifty to about $1.43 billion from $1.2 billion in an effort to thwart a rival bid by ... Read More

Thank you for calling the Hertz Dollar Thrifty Avis Budget car rental group

editor editor- August 4, 2010 08:04

In 1985, the movie Back to the Future included a scene of a shop that was a combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. At the time it was funny and ... Read More

Avis car rental company reports loss for first quarter 2010

editor editor- May 8, 2010 03:42

Avis Budget Group, Inc. reported today the results for its first quarter, which ended March 31, 2010. The company's revenue decreased by 3 percent, the equivalent of US$1.2 billion. Read More

Avis offers enhanced mobile application for car reservations

editor editor- April 15, 2010 06:16

Today, Avis Rent A Car launched a free interactive tool where travelers may make car rental reservations at Avis locations in their own neighborhoods and all across the US and ... Read More

Avis and Budget’s where2(R) GPS systems exceed two million transactions

editor editor- May 30, 2008 04:10

Avis Budget Group, parent company of Avis Rent A Car and Budget Rent A Car, today announced that its Global Position System (GPS) navigation system, where2(R), recently surpassed two million ... Read More