11-11-2015 Hits:608 Top Headlines Kari Reinikainen
Genting Hong Kong, the holding company of Star Cruises and Crystal Cruises, has launched its third, premium cruise brand, namely Dream Cruises, to target mainly the fast maturing Asia market. “The major target market for Dream Cruises will be Asia,”...
11-11-2015 Hits:589 Top Headlines Kari Reinikainen
Viking Ocean Cruises and Fincantieri have signed an agreement for the construction of two additional cruise ships, Fincantieri said in a statement.
"The new units, like the four sister ships which the ship owner has already ordered, will become part of...
09-10-2015 Hits:2133 Top Headlines Teijo Niemelä
Princess Cruises has announced that its ship now under construction, a sister ship to Royal Princess and Regal Princess, will be named Majestic Princess. The new ship will be based in China year-round beginning in summer 2017 and become the...
09-10-2015 Hits:2153 Top Headlines Teijo Niemelä
Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest travel and leisure company, today officially opened an all-new, highly anticipated expansion of its operations in Cozumel, Mexico, adding a third berth to the company’s pier at Puerta Maya, the most popular cruise...
30-09-2015 Hits:2621 Top Headlines Kari Reinikainen
Saga Cruises, part of the listed British lifestyle company Saga plc, said it has placed an order for a 55,900 gross ton cruise ship with Meyer Werft in Germany, with an option for a second ship.
No financial details were given...
28-07-2015 Hits:4135 Top Headlines Teijo Niemelä
Costa Cruises today announced an order to build two next-generation cruise ships, with the largest guest capacity in the world. They will feature a revolutionary “green design”: the two ships will be the first in the cruise industry (together with...
15-07-2015 Hits:4101 Top Headlines Teijo Niemelä
As Cunard marks its illustrious 175 year history with the arrival in New York of its flagship, Queen Mary 2, it is proud to announce the next chapter of innovation and investment, introducing new designs and guest experiences to the...
01-07-2015 Hits:4184 Top Headlines Kari Reinikainen
Fincantieri, the Italian shipbuilder, said that the order for a new ultra-luxury cruise ship acquired in the first half 2014 is for the Silversea Cruises and that the ship would be called Silver Muse on completion in April 2017.
01-07-2015 Hits:4190 Top Headlines Kari Reinikainen
TUI Cruises, the German premium market cruise line, and Meyer Turku have signed an agreement for two 99,300 gross ton cruise ships. “This order further strengthens the order book of the shipyard, which contains now a high work load until...
23-06-2015 Hits:4248 Top Headlines Kari Reinikainen
Virgin Cruises has selected PortMiami as the home port for its first cruise ship that will set sail in 2020 and has signed a binding letter of intent with Italian shipbuilding company Fincantieri for three new mid-size ships, its London...
05-06-2015 Hits:4431 Top Headlines Teijo Niemelä
Cruise vacations have appealed to the masses for decades as an ideal way help you alleviate stress, help you relax and help you learn more about people and places.
Carnival Corp. is betting that many people think a cruise vacation is...
03-06-2015 Hits:4419 More News Teijo Niemelä
Azamara Club Cruises, the boutique line delivering an up-market experience at sea with unparalleled destination immersion on land, announced on June 3 that its two ships – Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest – will undergo “major upgrades” while in dry...
18-05-2015 Hits:4577 More News Teijo Niemelä
Marking a significant milestone in the arrival of the travel industry's first entirely new cruise line with a brand-new tonnage in a decade, Viking Ocean Cruises (www.vikingoceancruises.com) christened its first ship, the 930-passenger Viking Star on May 17. The ceremony...
20-03-2015 Hits:6022 Latest Article Teijo Niemelä
By John Roberts
Hong Kong is Asia's world city. It's also on pace to become the city that serves as the most important cruise hub in growing the industry. That's what a report from the Hong Kong Tourism Board anticipates.
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