Saturday, January 22, 2022
Interesting

For Many, Getting The Covid Vaccine Means Taking An Arduous Boat Ride To The Mainland

By Andreo Calonzo(Bloomberg) –After losing her son to Covid-19 last year, 79-year-old Tomasa Valdez was desperate to get vaccinated. But on the

January 22, 2022
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Friday, January 14, 2022
Alaska cruise ship in port
Cruise Ships

FMC Issues Final Report on COVID-19’s Impact on Cruise Industry

U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Commissioner Louis E. Sola issued his final report Friday from the FMC’s fact finding investigation into COVID-19

January 14, 2022
Total Views: 1429

Thursday, January 13, 2022
Cruise Ships

U.S. CDC’s Conditional Sailing Order for Cruise Ships Set to Become Voluntary

The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevent’s conditional sailing order for cruise ships is set to switch to a voluntary program later this month,

January 13, 2022
Total Views: 1600

Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Cargo ship Guangdong Port
Shipping

Supply Chains Brace for Impact as Omicron Hits China

By Enda Curran (Bloomberg) — An omicron outbreak in China is sending jitters through supply chains as manufacturers and shippers brace for disruption

January 12, 2022
Total Views: 1585

Monday, January 10, 2022
yantian port
Ports

China Tightens Restrictions Near Key Port Amid New Virus Cases

By Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — China tightened restrictions on vehicles entering Shenzhen, spurring concern that the delivery of goods to and from one of the

January 10, 2022
Total Views: 1765

Saturday, January 8, 2022
Cruise Ships

Royal Caribbean Pauses Sailings Due To Omicron Concerns

by Jahnavi Nidumolu (Reuters) Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd has paused some of its cruise operations amid rising numbers of COVID-19 infections due to the

January 8, 2022
Total Views: 2200

Thursday, January 6, 2022
Cruise Ships

Hurtigruten Cuts Short Antarctic Voyage After COVID Outbreak

OSLO, Jan 6 (Reuters) – Norwegian cruise operator Hurtigruten will cut short a voyage in the Antarctica region following an outbreak of coronavirus, the

January 6, 2022
Total Views: 1925

Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Cruise Ships

Royal Caribbean, Norwegian Cruise Line Cancel Sailings as Omicron Cases Surge

By Praveen Paramasivam Jan 5 (Reuters) – Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruise Line on Wednesday canceled sailings amid rising fears of Omicron-related

January 5, 2022
Total Views: 2383

Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Shipping

Cruise Operators Pause Operations in Brazil

BRASILIA, Jan 3 (Reuters) – Cruise ship companies in Brazil will suspend most operations until Jan. 21, an industry association said on Monday, after

January 4, 2022
Total Views: 905

Monday, January 3, 2022
Cruise Ships

Brazilian Health Agency Warns Against Cruise Ship Travel

SAO PAULO, Jan 2 (Reuters) – Brazilian health agency Anvisa on Sunday warned passengers against boarding cruise ships operating along the Brazilian coast

January 3, 2022
Total Views: 1057

Cruise Ships

Passengers Disembark COVID-Hit Cruise Ship After 5 Days Stuck in Lisbon

By Miguel Pereira and Catarina Demony LISBON, Jan 3 (Reuters) – Disconsolate passengers stuck on a cruise ship moored in Lisbon’s port for five

January 3, 2022
Total Views: 1614

Sunday, January 2, 2022
Cruise Ships

COVID Outbreak Ends Voyage For Thousands Already Aboard Cruise Ship

LISBON, Jan 2 (Reuters) – The German operator of a cruise ship that has been stuck in Lisbon’s port due to an outbreak of the coronavirus

January 2, 2022
Total Views: 4046

Friday, December 31, 2021
Cruise Ships

CDC Says Everyone, Even Fully Vaccinated, Should Avoid Cruise Ships

Dec 30 (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said people should avoid traveling on cruise ships regardless of their

December 31, 2021
Total Views: 1094

Tuesday, December 28, 2021
carnival magic in cozumel
Cruise Ships

Carnival Says Most Ship Itineraries Unchanged Amid Omicron

Dec 28 (Reuters) – Carnival Corp said on Tuesday a majority of its ships’ itineraries were unchanged despite a surge in cases of the Omicron

December 28, 2021
Total Views: 976

Shipping

More Supply Chain Chaos Expected as Omicron Forces Transport Workers to Quit

By K. Oanh Ha and Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — From seafarers refusing to get back on ships to truck drivers whose concern over Covid-related border closures

December 28, 2021
Total Views: 3055

Monday, December 27, 2021
port of rotterdam
Shipping

EU Weighs Sweeping New Powers to Maintain Supplies During Crises

By Jorge Valero (Bloomberg) — The European Union is weighing a broad set of new powers, including possible export controls, that would give it the

December 27, 2021
Total Views: 1418

Sunday, December 26, 2021
Cruise Ships

Covid Hits Cruises Once Again

By Humeyra Pamuk and Gabriella Borter WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Dec 26 (Reuters) – U.S. airlines canceled more than 1,300 flights on Sunday as COVID-19

December 26, 2021
Total Views: 4469

Saturday, December 25, 2021
odyssey of the seas
Cruise Ships

Odyssey Of The Seas Skips Planned Stops On Covid Outbreak

By Jill R. Shah (Bloomberg) Royal Caribbean Cruises diverted a ship from planned stops in Curacao and Aruba after cases of Covid-19 broke out on board, the

December 25, 2021
Total Views: 3000

Monday, December 20, 2021
Cruise Ships

Royal Caribbean Says 48 ‘Symphony of the Seas’ Passengers Test Positive for COVID-19

Dec 20 (Reuters) – Royal Caribbean Group said on Monday 48 people on its Symphony of the Seas cruise ship tested positive for COVID-19, fueling concerns

December 20, 2021
Total Views: 2186

carnival magic in cozumel
Offshore

Omicron Hits Carnival’s Near-Term Cruise Bookings

Dec 20 (Reuters) – Carnival Corp said on Monday Omicron has hurt near-term bookings, but demand for cruises late next year and 2023 suggest that the

December 20, 2021
Total Views: 1213