Car Rental and Rail Pulse: News and Notes for Week of May 27, 2016
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Sixt Opens New Branch at Philadelphia International Airport
Rail Europe Offering Discounts for Tickets in France and Spain
Zimride by Enterprise Receives Award for Sustainability from Verizon
Lyft Allowing Users to Schedule Rides Ahead of Time
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For fans of rail travel, Rocky Mountaineer and train-building company Stadler announced a new agreement to add several custom made GoldLeaf railcars to the Canadian luxury tourist rail company's fleet.
Apple officials announced that the technology company has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing. The company hopes the move will help Apple better understand the critical Chinese market.
Passengers who use the Amtrak Hiawatha Service will now be able to use the rail service at night, as Amtrak will begin operating the route on Saturday nights through the Labor Day weekend.
British low-cost regional airline Flybe has announced an expanded partnership with car rental company Avis Budget. Customers of the airline will now have the option to add a Budget car rental direct through its website when booking a flight.
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