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thrift:

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, common name for the Plumbaginaceae, a family of perennial herbs and shrubs usually found in semiarid regions, especially of the Mediterranean area and Central Asia. Several species—e.g.
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thrift

Rare vigorous thriving or growth, as of a plant

thrift

any of numerous perennial plumbaginaceous low-growing plants of the genus Armeria, esp A. maritima, of Europe, W Asia, and North America, having narrow leaves and round heads of pink or white flowers
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26 September 2012 - US car rental company Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc (NYSE:DTG) said on Wednesday it had received no alternative takeover proposals during the go-shop period that was part of its tie-up agreement with larger rival Hertz Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:HTZ).
The merger will see a synergy of the three biggest car rental brands, Hertz, Dollar Rent A Car, and Thrifty Rental.
Shopping malls fill a key role within the UAE in terms of retail therapy and entertainment, and our customer feedback indicates that convenience and accessibility are among the main reasons that they rent cars at our 10 mall locations," said Rahul Singh, General Manager, Thrifty Car Rental.
15 September 2011 - S&P on Wednesday raised its issue-level rating on US vehicle rental company Dollar Thrifty Automotive's (NYSE:DTG) USD231m (EUR168m) revolving credit facility to BB- from B+.
Hertz announced on 24 May plans to start an exchange offer for Dollar Thrifty in an effort to accelerate completion of the deal.
The timing of regulatory approval for a deal with Hertz or Avis Budget Group, which has also offered to buy the company, can't be assured, Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Dollar Thrifty said yesterday in a statement.
Openlane, an online auction firm in the United States for automotive dealers, has collaborated with Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Incorporated (Dollar Thrifty) (NYSE: DTG), a Fortune 1000 company headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group today announced the sale of the Dollar Rent A Car and Thrifty Car Rental franchises in Knoxville, Tennessee, and the sale of the Thrifty Car Rental franchise in Omaha, Nebraska - including in-terminal airport operations at the McGhee Tyson Airport (Knoxville) and Eppley Airfield (Omaha) - converting both to franchise operations from corporate stores, effective immediately.
Thrifty Car Rental, a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc (NYSE: DTG), has been added by Southwest Airlines as a preferred partner.
We are seeing a marked increase in the demand for rental cars in the region as tourism grows, and our partnership with Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group ideally addresses this need, offering a full, comprehensive range of car rental services and a complete fleet of vehicles to meet the diverse demand of our customers in Morocco," comments Mr.