Some of the biggest players in China, from left: Weiheng Zheng, secretary general and vice president, CCYIA; Wenming Hu, chairman, CCYIA and Shipbuilding Industry Corporation; Shen Xiaoming, governor, Hainan Province; and Qiang Wu, chairman of China State Shipbuilding Corporation.

Chinese Eye a Higher Calling

Jan 15,2018
The 12th China Cruise Shipping Conference and International Expo was held in the ever-green Sanya in early…

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Gemini in St. Thomas

Gemini Also on FEMA Charter for $10.6 Million

Jan 12, 2018
The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) charter arsenal also includes the M/V Gemini,…
Gianni Onorato, CEO

MSC Eyes Larger Piece of North American Market Pie

Jan 11, 2018
Gianni Onorato is helping drive MSC Cruises’ ambitious growth plan, covering just about the entire…
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CLIA Revenue Falls as CEO Takes Home $850,000

Jan 11, 2018
The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), a non-profit entity tasked with promoting the…
Cruise Industry Who's Who

Cruise Industry Executive Guide 2018 Edition Now…

Jan 10, 2018
The 2018 Cruise Industry Executive Guide, presenting a complete who’s who of the cruise industry,…
The Norwegian Sun calls in Acapulco

Mexico: Acapulco: Calls and Homeporting

Jan 10, 2018
Thirty calls are scheduled for the 2017-2018 season for Acapulco. That is a slight dip from last…
Discussions are underway for another terminal for Norwegian Cruise Line.

PortMiami Set to Continue Record-Shattering Growth Pace

Jan 09, 2018
“We do have space. I want that to be very clear, that we have space for growth here at PortMiami,”…
Ponant's icebreaker cruise vessel

New Year Opens to 94 Cruise Ships on Order

Jan 09, 2018
The global cruise ship orderbook keeps breaking records, as 2018 has opened with 94 cruise ships on…
Carnival Fascination

FEMA Carnival Charter Cost $74.7 Million

Jan 08, 2018
The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) charter of the Carnival Fascination will cost the…
Luminosa in San Francisco

Luminosa Sets Sail from Venice on World Cruise

Jan 06, 2018
The Costa Luminosa has left Venice on a 106-day world cruise, calling in 41 ports before returning…
Captain Ubaldo Armellino

Respecting the Sea

Jan 05, 2018
With a 35-knot wind and strong Hudson River current, Captain Ubaldo Armellino was in control of a…
The new Carnival Horizon launches into service this spring

2018 Biggest Year for New Cruise Ships Since 2001

Jan 04, 2018
This year will mark the biggest year for new ship deliveries since 2001, when 17 ships and 25,052…
MSC Splendida

MSC Set for Year-Round China Program in 2019

Jan 03, 2018
The Lirica will depart China this spring in favor the MSC Splendida, which will sail from Shanghai…