Avis Strengthens Presence in Singapore
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avis Car Rental has
expanded its footprint in Singapore by providing access to rental vehicles at
three new locations in the Central Business District. Conveniently located at
the Regus Business Centers at One Fullerton, Marina Bay Financial Center and
Centennial Tower, Suntec, the new service points will serve to meet the
growing demand for domestic car rental and leasing by both visiting and
resident business travelers.
"Singapore's robust economy and leading position in the financial, oil and
casino gaming industries have resulted in an increased demand for car rental
and leasing services," said Patric Siniscalchi, president, Latin America/Asia
Pacific, Avis Budget Group. "We're thrilled to deliver against a key strategic
initiative and, once again, expand our global footprint in this region.
Travelers will benefit from Avis' world-class products and services and
commitment to serving business and leisure customers in Singapore for more
than 40 years."
The new Avis service points will serve as a "one-stop" mobility solution for
the Singapore business community via state-of-the-art tablet car rental
booking kiosks and free vehicle delivery services at the three Regus
locations. This innovative service demonstrates Avis Singapore's commitment to
provide world-class services that include short- and long-term car rental,
personal and corporate car leasing, and chauffer-drive/transfer services using
its young and modern fleet.
The three new Central Business District locations provide accessibility to
Avis' reliable and efficient car rental, chauffeur-drive and leasing services
for corporate accounts and individuals with tight work schedules. Avis
Singapore also operated in the three terminals of the Changi Airport, at the
Waterfront Plaza on Havelock Road and at the Marina Square Shopping Center.
Avis' legacy in Asia can be traced back to 1970, when the Company opened its
first location in Hong Kong. Operations in Singapore, the Philippines,
Malaysia, Indonesia and Pakistan followed. Operations have grown steadily
throughout the region ever since and Avis now has more than 300 rental
locations in Asia.
Avis Car Rental operates one of the world's best-known car rental brands with
approximately 5,200 locations in more than 165 countries. Avis has a long
history of innovation in the car rental industry and is one of the world's top
brands for customer loyalty. Avis is owned by Avis Budget Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq:CAR), which operates and licenses the brand throughout the world. For
more information, visit www.avis.com.
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