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Europcar Group acquires Buchbinder in Germany

Europcar Group acquires Buchbinder in Germany

Europcar Group has agreed to acquire Buchbinder, one of the largest car rental companies in Germany. Germany is the largest country for the Europcar Group in terms of revenues and through the acquisition of Buchbinder the company intends to significantly improve its penetration of the low cost segment.

Expedia to offer Cuban properties through global platforms

Expedia to offer Cuban properties through global platforms

Expedia has announced travellers can now book hotels in Cuba on its global points of sale. The destination continues to generate interest as a hot destination among traveller; its ministry of tourism reported more than four million foreign visitors in 2016, with the biggest increase in visitor numbers from the US.