Friday, August 12, 2016
Maritime News

CLIA: Asian Cruise Industry Growing at Record Pace

With most maritime markets struggling, the cruise industry in Asia is growing at a record pace and shows no signs of slowing down, according to a new study from the...

August 12, 2016
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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

CLIA: Nine Key Trends in Asia’s Booming Cruise Ship Industry

The Asia cruise industry is experiencing dramatic double-digit growth of cruise ships, passengers and ports in the region, according new data released today by the Cruise Lines International Association, the...

March 17, 2015
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Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Cruise Lines Spend Big to Lure Chinese Tourists

Looking to convince Chinese tourists that a ship can be a holiday destination and not just a way to get there, the world's leading cruise lines are spending billions of dollars on flashy new vessels and quirky on-board services.

June 26, 2014
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Monday, June 16, 2014

Asian Cruise Ship Builder’s a ‘Threat’ to Europe Yards – Study

Europe’s almost 50-year long dominance in cruise shipbuilding may be undermined in coming years as yards in Japan and China grab orders amid growing demand, according to an industry study.

June 16, 2014
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Monday, October 7, 2013

Genting Hong Kong Orders New Cruise Ship to Meet Asian Demand

Genting Hong Kong Ltd., the largest shareholder in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., ordered a 1,682-passenger-cabin cruise ship from Meyer Werft for 707.2 million euros ($960 million) to meet Asian demand.

October 7, 2013
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