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  • 13 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) has added four cruise lines as its members bringing the total to 19 member lines. Namely, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises, brands of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., and Croiseres de France and Pullmantur, brands of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., joined the FCCA. “The increase in Member Lines is […]

  • 13 March 2020

    Port authorities are starting to suspend cruise ship calls to curb the spread of COVID-19.

  • 3 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    This will be the last summer in Europe for AIDA Cruises’ ship AIDAbella as the company earlier revealed its plans to deploy it in China. The cruise ship has served the European market for eight years, having visited East Sea, Canary Islands, Mediterranean Sea, Southeastern Asia, the USA and the Caribbean. From December this year until March 2017, […]

  • 7 May 2019

    Twenty-nine cruise destinations sign Cruise Baltic Sustainability Manifesto.

  • 3 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Bahamas Celebration cruise ship struck an unknown object when leaving Grand Bahamas Island on Friday night, October 31st, the port of Palm Beach informed. According to the port statement, all passengers were asked to put on life jackets and emergency steps were taken as a precaution measure. “No passengers were ever in any danger,” the […]

  • 8 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Crystal Cruises has yet again been voted the “World’s Best” Large-Ship Cruise Line by the Travel + Leisure readers in the magazine’s 2014 annual survey.   Recognized as a T+L Hall of Fame winner, Crystal is the only vacation experience–cruise line, hotel or resort–to have been voted #1 in its category every year since the […]

  • 4 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    A Japanese cruise operator has been forced to file for bankruptcy due to the coronavirus outbreak.

  • 24 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has decided to book an extraordinary loss of approximately $585 million from its cruise ship business in the company’s consolidated financial results for fiscal year (FY) 2013 (ending March 31, 2014). In November 2011 MHI received an order for two large-sized cruise ships for the AIDA Cruises brand. Based on its […]

  • 8 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Cuban government has granted its approval to two cruise line majors, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings and Royal Caribbean Cruises, to begin cruises to Cuba. Namely, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings said that it will start sending its cruise ships in March 2017 as all three of its brands, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent […]

  • 16 August 2011
    Business & Finance

      UBM Live and UBM Asia have named Singapore Cruise Centre Private Ltd. the exclusive Platinum Sponsor of the inaugural Cruise Shipping Asia event scheduled Nov. 16-18, 2011, in Singapore. Cruise Shipping Asia 2011 is a tradeshow and conference focusing on the Asia Pacific cruise market. As the show’s principal sponsor, Singapore Cruise Centre will […]

  • 28 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Seattle is ready for 2017 cruise season during which it expects to host one million passengers on 218 vessels. The forecast will result in 15 more ships than in 2016 when the port welcomed 203 vessels carrying 983,539 cruise ship guests. The cruise season is scheduled to start on April 29 with […]

  • 2 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises and manufacturer of gas and liquid transfer solutions ARTA have agreed to partner for the development of the LNG bunkering system for MSC Cruises ships. Under the joint program, unveiled at the 2017 LNG Bunkering Summit in Amsterdam, the parties said they would develop a tailor-made LNG bunkering system that takes […]

  • 16 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The growth in cruising on locally-based ships of Australia’s cruise operator Carnival Australia has driven a 21 percent surge in the number of Australians taking an ocean cruise. According to new cruise industry statistics, an additional 222,378 Australians cruised last year, taking the number of Australian ocean cruise passengers to 1,281,159 in 2016. Nearly 80 percent of […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Australia is embarking on its biggest ever summer cruise season, with a record flotilla of cruise ships sailing Down Under over the coming months, including many newcomers. According to cruise industry body Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia, 38 ships from its member cruise lines will sail in Australian waters this summer, with eight ships making their maiden […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Australia is embarking on its biggest ever summer cruise season, with a record flotilla of cruise ships sailing Down Under over the coming months, including many newcomers. According to cruise industry body Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia, 38 ships from its member cruise lines will sail in Australian waters this summer, with eight ships making their maiden […]

  • 28 November 2014

    Hainan and the Philippines have entered the Asia Cruise Fund, joining ranks with the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and the Taiwan Tourism Bureau (TTB). Asia Cruise Fund was launched by the HKTB an the TTB in April this year, in an effort to promote regional cooperation in the area of cruise tourism, and motivate international cruise lines […]

  • 6 September 2017
    Vessels

    Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest leisure travel company, held on Wednesday a virtual keel laying ceremony during an event in Hamburg for the first of a total of seven cruise ships that will be fully powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). The seven new ships for four Carnival Corporation’s global brands – Carnival Cruise Line, […]

  • 13 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based cruise company Carnival Corporation plans to further expand its operations in China with the deployment of two additional cruise brands to serve this booming cruise market from 2017 onward. Carnival Cruise Line and AIDA Cruises will homeport one new ship each in China in 2017, and in doing so join Costa Cruises and Princess Cruises […]

  • 30 September 2016

    Puerto Rico is on its way to break cruise passenger records for the second time in three years, according to Puerto Rico Tourism Company. The island’s port of San Juan posted record passenger numbers in 2015 with the arrival of 1.5 million passengers. The port now expects to break that record in the 2017-18 season with an […]

  • 13 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based cruise company Carnival Corporation plans to further expand its operations in China with the deployment of two additional cruise brands to serve this booming cruise market from 2017 onward. Carnival Cruise Line and AIDA Cruises will homeport one new ship each in China in 2017, and in doing so join Costa Cruises and Princess Cruises […]

  • 20 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    MSC Cruises and STX France today signed a letter of intent (LOI) for the construction of two new cruise ships with an option for two more. The first two cruise ships are due for delivery respectively in 2017 and 2019. The ships will be 1033 feet long and 141 feet wide, with a gross tonnage of […]

  • 7 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Discovery Princess will be Princess Cruises’ sixth Royal-class ship debuting in 2021.