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  • 25 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. reported that yields for the second quarter were up double digits in Europe and China offsetting the Caribbean’s softness.   As explained by the company, “this was at the high end of the company’s guidance driven by strong close-in booking trends for European and China sailings despite continued softness in the […]

  • 17 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Cruise company Royal Caribbean International revealed plans to make a comeback to St. Thomas after the Caribbean destination was impacted by the hurricanes last month. On November 10, the cruise line will make its way to St. Thomas for the first time since early September with Adventure of the Seas. In partnership with the government […]

  • 12 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Today, Royal Caribbean International recognizes an important milestone in its 45-year company history as it welcomes its 50 millionth guest onboard its fleet of 21 ships. The momentous occasion kicks off a year-long celebration honoring the cruise line’s guests, business partners, employees and crew. “For more than 45 years, Royal Caribbean’s guiding principle has been […]

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean reported on its blog yesterday that Jan De Nul Group has begun dredging work at CocoCay in the Bahamas, signaling the start of a pivotal milestone in creating a pier for ships to dock. According to the company, the project includes dredging of the coral basin around the island and the installation of […]

  • 23 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Cruises Investment Holding and Royal Caribbean Group (RCL) have filed for the reorganisation of their Pullmantur Cruceros joint venture under the terms of Spanish insolvency laws.

  • 20 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean International has chosen Optimarin to provide BWT systems for three of its flagship vessels.

  • 8 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    With a sail away celebration, Royal Caribbean International’s (RCI) new ship, the Harmony of the Seas, departed on its maiden voyage from the vessel’s new permanent homeport of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on November 5, 2016.   The cruise ship joined its sister ships, the Oasis of the Seas and the Allure of […]

  • 27 October 2009

    At the heart of Oasis of the Seas, the world’s largest passenger vessel, beneath an original carousel, an array of restaurants, surfing simulators, rock-climbing walls, a tropical living park and guests and crew on board, are two sets of three Wärtsilä engines, powering everything on the ship. Today, STX Europe’s shipyard in Turku, Finland will […]

  • 5 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean Cruises officially opened its new terminal at PortMiami on November 2.

  • 31 October 2014

    A brand new Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship, Quantum of the Seas, made her debut in Southampton, England, before her maiden voyage to her new home in the New York area. … Powered by Cincopa Video Hosting for Business solution. Like the earlier Freedom and Oasis-class ships, the “Sports Court” on deck 15 aft will feature […]

  • 13 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Video Courtesy: Royal Caribbean The newest member of Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis class of ships, Symphony of the Seas, is now one step closer to full completion as its April 2018 debut approaches. With the exterior now complete, the ship was floated out of its dry dock at STX France shipyard to begin the next phase of interior […]

  • 11 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Sembcorp Marine’s wholly-owned subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard has secured an agreement with RCL Cruises Ltd., a member of the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. group, to perform the extensive revitalisation of Royal Caribbean International’s 137,276-gross tonnage, passenger-ship Voyager of the Seas.   Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. is a global cruise vacation company that owns Royal Caribbean International, among other cruise brands. […]

  • 10 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Sembcorp Marine’s wholly-owned subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard has been awarded the Favoured Customer Contract (FCC) from Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL), USA, to provide ship-repair, revitalisation, upgrading and related marine services for its fleet of 41 cruise ships. Royal Caribbean is a global cruise vacation company that operates Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Cruises […]

  • 14 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean Cruises has so far canceled a total of eighteen sailings in Southeast Asia.

  • 21 November 2006

    As the lights of roistering St Maarten, the Caribbean party island, slowly receded behind us, the captain summoned us on to the deck of our mega-yacht. Champagne glasses in hand, we gazed upwards as 36,000-square feet of sail billowed above us with a mighty roar. We were off on a week-long

  • 25 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The senior unsecured rating of Miami-based cruise operator Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) has been upgraded to Baa3 from Ba1, LGD 4, according to Moody’s ratings agency.  The rating outlook is stable. Moody’s said that the upgrade acknowledges RCL’s continued strong earnings growth which has led to an improvement in operating margins and credit metrics. The […]

  • 13 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Arne Alexander Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises died on Saturday, April 11, 2020, in Palma, Spain, at 90-years old. Wilhelmsen was a constant influence on the company from its founding, serving more than three decades on the company’s board of directors. “At a time when the rest of the world thought cruising was a niche use for old […]

  • 24 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean Cruises secures a USD 2.2 billion 364-day secured term loan facility to boost its liquidity.

  • 11 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based cruise line giant Royal Caribbean Cruises took delivery of its 24th ship, Ovation of the Seas, from the German shipbuilder Meyer Werft on April 8. Ovation of the Seas is the third Quantum-class vessel, after Quantum of the Seas and Anthem of the Seas, built at Meyer Werft. The ship will now sail to Southampton, U.K., where it will offer […]

  • 29 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    New York-listed cruise line company Royal Caribbean Cruises reported adjusted first quarter earnings worth USD 124 million or USD 0.57 per share –nearly tripling last year’s results that stood at USD 45.2 million and almost doubling previously provided guidance, the company said. US GAAP net income was USD 99.1 million or USD 0.46 per share, versus USD 45.2 […]

  • 28 October 2010

    Like sister ship Oasis of the Seas, the Wärtsilä engines installed in Allure of the Seas have common-rail systems, ensuring lower fuel consumption and reduced emissions, giving smokeless operation at various engine loads. Allure of the Seas, the sister ship of Oasis of the Seas, will today be handed over to Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd […]

  • 13 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    The world’s largest cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas, has officially joined Royal Caribbean’s fleet in a delivery and flag changing ceremony held yesterday in Saint Nazaire, France. The ship is the first in a new generation of ships where architectural innovations of the Oasis class are combined with technologies of the Quantum class. Harmony […]