MSC Lirica in Hakata, Japan

Hakata Building Upon Robust Cruise Business

Oct 24,2017
“We are expecting 347 calls this season and 950,000 passengers, up from 328 calls and 850,000 passengers last…

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Moo Lim Ang

Diverse Asia Model Propels Star Cruises Forward

Oct 23, 2017
The SuperStar Gemini is moving to homeport in Bangkok in December for a five month program,…
Go Karts on Norwegian Joy

Norwegian Targeting Families with November China Push

Oct 23, 2017
Norwegian Cruise Line is targeting multigenerational families on a varied deployment mix on the…
Sea Diamond Rescue

Greek Officials to Raise Sea Diamond Wreck

Oct 21, 2017
The Greek Merchant Marine Ministry announced it will raise the wreck of the MS Sea Diamond, which…
Double Call

Shenzhen Cruise Port Building Up

Oct 20, 2017
The new $3 billion Taizi Bay Cruise Homeport was the backdrop for the christening of the Genting…
World Dream

World Dream Set for China Debut in November

Oct 19, 2017
On October 26, Dream Cruises will take delivery of the World Dream in Bremerhaven. The ship will…
Design Trends Report

Cruise Ship Design Trends Report Now Available

Oct 18, 2017
Cruise Industry News has released the debut edition of its Design Trends Report, profiling the…
MSC Lirica

MSC Lirica Back to Europe, Leaving Asia

Oct 18, 2017
The MSC Lirica will re-position to Europe next April, leaving her year-round position in the…
Ovation of the Seas arrives in Perth

Western Australia Committed to Growing Cruise Business

Oct 18, 2017
“The State Government (of Western Australia) is committed to growing the cruise industry by…
Nippon Maru

Nippon Maru Offers Top Product

Oct 17, 2017
The Nippon Maru will stay close to home in 2018, with one- to eight-night cruises offered to its…
Pacific Explorer in Sydney (Photo: Clyde Dickens)

NSW Formulating Sydney Berth Plan

Oct 16, 2017
There are no surprises in Sydney as 2017-2018 is a record cruise season with seven maiden calls and…
Bohai's sole ship

Bohai Evolving Deployment for Maturing Chinese Market

Oct 16, 2017
Three years into its cruise operation, Bohai Ferry is developing and maturing its one-ship product.…
The Ovation of the Seas in Tianjin

Tianjin Targeting 800,000 Passengers in 2017

Oct 13, 2017
With four berths, Tianjin expects around 800,000 passengers this year, and through the first six…