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Monday, January 2, 2023
Australia Port Entry To Fouled Cruise Ship
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Australia Port Entry To Fouled Cruise Ship

by John Konrad (gCaptain) What should have been a dream holiday for passengers, a holiday cruise through the glittering blue waters from Auckland to Sydney has

January 2, 2023
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Sunday, January 1, 2023
Could Rising Interest Rates Sink Carnival?
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Could Rising Interest Rates Sink Carnival?

by Christopher Palmeri (Bloomberg) US companies had a lot to overcome in the latter half of 2022 with rising interest rates, more budget-conscious consumers

January 1, 2023
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Saturday, December 31, 2022
U.S. Judge Orders Norwegian Cruise Line To Pay $110 Million For Use Of Cuba Port
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U.S. Judge Orders Norwegian Cruise Line To Pay $110 Million For Use Of Cuba Port

By Brian Ellsworth MIAMI, Dec 30 (Reuters) – Norwegian Cruise Line NCLH.N must pay $110 million in damages for use of a port that

December 31, 2022
Total Views: 7082

Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Carnival Corp Posts Smaller Loss as it Tightens Control on Costs
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Carnival Corp Posts Smaller Loss as it Tightens Control on Costs

Dec 21 (Reuters) – Carnival Corp on Wednesday posted a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss as the cruise operator kept a tight lid on operating

December 21, 2022
Total Views: 1036

Monday, November 28, 2022
carnival cruise ship
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Thanksgiving Miracle: Carnival Passenger Rescued Several Hours After Falling Overboard in the Gulf of Mexico

A passenger on a Carnival cruise ship is lucky to be alive after falling overboard and spending more than 15 hours treading water in the Gulf of Mexico.

November 28, 2022
Total Views: 3835

Sunday, November 27, 2022
Ritz Carlton Yacht in Greece
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Can Money Buy Happiness Aboard A Ritz-Carlton Yacht?

By Fran Golden (Bloomberg) On board a 12-day transatlantic sailing of the new 298-passenger Evrima, which is the first ship from the Ritz-Carlton Yacht

November 27, 2022
Total Views: 6957

Saturday, November 26, 2022
Coast Guard Rescues Overboard Cruise Ship Passenger
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Coast Guard Rescues Overboard Cruise Ship Passenger

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a cruise ship passenger Thursday evening, approximately 20 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Watchstanders

November 26, 2022
Total Views: 3717

Thursday, November 17, 2022
Disney Cruise Line to Acquire Unfinished Cruise Ship Abandoned by MV Werften Insolvency
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Disney Cruise Line to Acquire Unfinished Cruise Ship Abandoned by MV Werften Insolvency

Disney Cruise Line will acquire the unfinished Global Dream cruise ship that was being built at the former MV Werften, which filed for insolvency earlier this

November 17, 2022
Total Views: 10458

Saturday, November 12, 2022
Cruise Ship Window In Rain
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800 Case COVID Outbreak Hits Carnival Cruise Australia

by Sam McKeith (Reuters)– Australia’s Home Affairs Minister on Saturday sought to reassure the public that COVID-19 protocols were adequate after a

November 12, 2022
Total Views: 4510

Sunday, November 6, 2022
Cruise Demand Has Returned To Pre-Pandemic Levels
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Cruise Demand Has Returned To Pre-Pandemic Levels

By Graham Starr (Bloomberg) –Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. said occupancy has rebounded to pre-pandemic levels, with bookings running higher than the

November 6, 2022
Total Views: 3814

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
World’s Largest Cruise Company Turns to Air Bubbles to Help Reduce Emissions
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World’s Largest Cruise Company Turns to Air Bubbles to Help Reduce Emissions

The world’s largest cruise shipping company has announced plans to install air lubrication technology on at least 20% of its fleet. Carnival Corporation

November 1, 2022
Total Views: 3900

Tuesday, October 25, 2022
Carnival Sensation cruise ship
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Carnival Halts Asia Cruises As China’s Covid Zero Policy Bites

By K. Oanh Ha (Bloomberg) Costa Cruises, a unit of cruising giant Carnival Corp. that targets the nascent Chinese market, is canceling all future Asia

October 25, 2022
Total Views: 2757

Monday, October 24, 2022
Costa Cruises Pulls Asia Trips Amid China’s Covid Zero Policy
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Costa Cruises Pulls Asia Trips Amid China’s Covid Zero Policy

By K. Oanh Ha (Bloomberg) — Costa Cruises, a unit of Carnival Corp. that aimed to cater to the Chinese market, is canceling all future Asia departures

October 24, 2022
Total Views: 1617

Tuesday, October 18, 2022
Ritz-Carlton’s First Luxury Cruise ‘Yacht’ Sets Sail
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Ritz-Carlton’s First Luxury Cruise ‘Yacht’ Sets Sail

Ritz-Carlton has debuted its first luxury yacht-style cruise ship now three years behind its original schedule. The first vessel, named Evrima, set sail on

October 18, 2022
Total Views: 4433

Monday, September 12, 2022
Fincantieri to Construct Four More Cruise Ships for Viking
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Fincantieri to Construct Four More Cruise Ships for Viking

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri will construct up to four more cruise ships for cruise operator Viking for 1.7 billion euros. The orders are attached to

September 12, 2022
Total Views: 1939

Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Starlink logo on a computer
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Starlink And Royal Caribbean Sign High-Speed Internet Deal

Elon Musk’s Starlink has landed its first cruise industry customer. Royal Caribbean announced a plan on Tuesday to use SpaceX’s Starlink internet

August 30, 2022
Total Views: 4468

Saturday, August 13, 2022
File photo of the Carnival Glory at sea
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Cruise Lines’ Crew Shortages Lead To Canceled Trips

By Carly Wanna Aug 13, 2022 (Bloomberg) –Cruise ships are filling up again, but passengers have been reporting back quicker than crew members.

August 13, 2022
Total Views: 9596

Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Norwegian Cruise Line Says Pre-Pandemic Occupancy Still a Year Away, Shares Tumble
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Norwegian Cruise Line Says Pre-Pandemic Occupancy Still a Year Away, Shares Tumble

Aug 9 (Reuters) – Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd forecast a loss for the current quarter and revenue below estimates as occupancy rates remained

August 9, 2022
Total Views: 3088

Monday, August 1, 2022
Royal Caribbean ship Wonder Of The Seas
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Royal Caribbean Shares Dive After $900 Million Note Offering

By Janet Freund (Bloomberg) — Shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. are down 10% Monday after the company launched a private offering for as much as

August 1, 2022
Total Views: 21310

Tuesday, July 26, 2022
MS-Arkona
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Saudi Cruiseship Mega-Yacht Conversion Project Scrapped As Economy Turns

This year has been tough for the world’s biggest yachts. Earlier this month, Rotterdam said it wouldn’t take apart a bridge to let Jeff Bezos sail

July 26, 2022
Total Views: 4923
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