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Car/Limo Rentals

 June 03, 2002
Hertz Launches Summer Car Rental Savings In UAE, Middle East

 Business and leisure travellers will be able to take advantage of substantial discounts on Hertz car rental services in the UAE and across the Middle East this summer. Customers using Visa cards to make car rental bookings in the UAE now through September 15 will receive 40% discount. Hertz UAE is also offering attractive summer discounts to walk-in customers and corporate clients throughout the summer months. The company additionally expanded its rental fleet to include the fully automatic Honda City that will be available for discounted rental prices through summer. Hertz is the only rental car company offering automatic cars for rent in Group A category.

In Saudi Arabia, car rental users are being offered discounts of up to 40% from June 15 to September 7 by Al-Wasilah Rent a Car Co. Ltd, the Hertz international franchisee in the Kingdom. Chauffeur-driven Mercedes Benz Limousines are available on request, and Hertz Saudi Arabia is also offering 100-kms free driving per day.

In Qatar, car rental users choosing Hertz will save up to 50% when making rentals between July 15 and August 31. And in Syria, where Hertz car rental rates have already been reduced as part of an ongoing campaign to boost customer service and increase value for money, Chamtour, the Hertz international franchisee in the country, has also announced special summer discounts for long-term rentals. Similarly, Hertz Bahrain will offer summer discounts of up to 40% for car rentals from June 1 to July 31.

With large numbers of Gulf nationals heading south to seek cooler temperatures brought on by the Kharif, or monsoon season, Hertz Oman is offering 30% summer discounts on car rentals in the Sultanate?s tropical oasis resort of Salalah between July and September.

Also offering a cooling respite from the Gulf?s soaring summer temperatures, Jordan will be welcoming visitors with Hertz driver-guided tours, which offer a convenient and effective way to explore the tourist attractions found in the fascinating Hashemite Kingdom.

Car and driver touring programmes available from Shakshir Rent a Car, the Hertz international franchisee, provide easy access to major historical sites such as Jerash and Petra, and to the soothing waters of the Dead Sea.

Egypt is again preparing to welcome large numbers of visitors from the Gulf countries, and car rental users will be able to take advantage of inclusive special rates and packages from Hertz Egypt in Cairo, as well as the Red Sea resort areas of Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh.