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Avis expands in Singapore with Opening in Bukit Timah

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SINGAPORE, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Avis, one of the world’s leading car rental brands and a pioneer in the car rental and leasing business in Singapore, launches its new rental office in the Western part of the country at the Bukit Timah district today to address the growing demand for car rental and leasing by both visiting and resident business and leisure travellers.

With the new facility at 895 Bukit Timah Road, Avis Singapore now operates a total of nine rental locations and service points across Singapore, including three airport locations at Changi Airport — Terminal 1, 2 and 3; Waterfront Plaza on Havelock Road; Marina Square Shopping Center Unit #01-226; as well as three service points at the Regus Business Centers at One Fullerton, Marina Bay Financial Center and Centennial Tower.

This expansion to the Western part of the country is a strategic move for Avis to provide accessibility to its reliable and efficient car rentals and chauffeur and leasing services, in addition to its existing service points in the Central and Eastern districts.

“Expanding our network in Singapore is a fulfilment of our commitment to provide world-class car rental services to the leisure and business markets,” said Patric Siniscalchi, president, Latin America/Asia Pacific, Avis Budget Group. “We’re honoured to serve the rapidly bustling economy of Singapore and expand our global footprint in the region.”

For more information, please visit the Avis Bukit Timah at 895 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 589617 (Operating Hours: Mondays to Saturdays from 1000H to 1800H; Closed on Sundays and public holidays) or call 1800 6737.

About Avis in Asia

In Asia, Avis is a leading provider of vehicle rental; vehicle leasing and limousine/chauffeur drive services operating in more than 300 locations through a network of wholly owned subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensee agreements in 18 markets. Avis opened its first operations in Asia in 1970 in Hong Kong. Throughout the 70’s Avis grew steadily in the region, with operations launched in Singapore, the Philippines, Pakistan, Malaysia and Indonesia. More recently, developments have included openings in India, Mainland China, Vietnam and Taiwan.

About Avis

Avis Car Rental operates one of the world’s best-known car rental brands with approximately 5,750 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 http://www.avis.com.

Source: Avis Asia

Related stocks: NASDAQ-NMS:CAR

Written by asiafreshnews

May 6, 2013 at 10:21 am

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