Tag: cruise market

Montréal to welcome over 113,000 cruise passengers in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019 19:05

In 2019, 24 cruise ships representing 17 different companies will make 76 stops in the Port of Montréal. In total, they will bring more than 113,000 passengers and crew members ... Read More

CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019 23:08

Cruise market is prospering in Asia, among which Taiwan shines as a surprising hotspot for the industry. According to CLIA survey, cruising has become the fastest growing leisure travel option ... Read More

Luxury boutique cruise line launching coastal fleet

editor editor- April 11, 2019 01:02

Scheduled to begin full operations in November 2019, an explorer class vessel will serve three new destinations with year-round departures. The full announcement on vessel name, facts, destinations and itinerary ... Read More

Viking and China Merchants Group to build cruise line for Chinese cruise market

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019 22:36

Viking Cruises and China Merchants Shekou, representing China Merchants Group, announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to form a joint venture focused on building a cruise line with ... Read More

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019 21:24

Yesterday, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, in the presence of the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Italy, Matteo Salvini, and of the Deputy Minister of Infrastructure and ... Read More

It pays to be picky: Cruise prices drop by up to 31% in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019 18:38

Fancy escaping the harsh winter with a lush tropical cruise getaway? Good news: prices for many cruises in January 2019 are significantly lower than they were a year ago. However, ... Read More

Cruise line celebrates Silver Anniversary in Singapore

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018 17:20

Genting Cruise Lines celebrated its silver anniversary with a special event held on board Genting Dream in Singapore on 14 December to commemorate the very first sailing of Langkapuri Star ... Read More

Caribbean’s share of global cruise market declines steadily

editor editor- July 12, 2011 06:11

Antigua St John's - The Caribbean’s share of the global cruise market has been declining steadily over the last several decades. Read More

Singapore Cruise Centre and Shanghai Wu Song Kou International Cruise Terminal tap on cruise industry growth

editor editor- April 21, 2010 05:13

SINGAPORE - The cruise industry in East Asia is set to sail ahead with passenger throughput increasing to 1.5 million by 2015. Market players said that's a three-fold increase since ... Read More

Virgin Holidays Cruises announces expansion plans

editor editor- January 20, 2010 05:05

THEY are keeping the details under wraps, but the Daily Echo can report that Virgin Holidays Cruises see Southampton as a major target for expansion in 2010. Read More

Cruise Lines International Assocition releases 2008 cruise market profile study

editor editor- June 19, 2008 02:41

FORT LAUDERDALE - Driven by satisfied customers eager to travel more, despite the uncertain economy, the cruise industry is well-positioned for continued growth and success. Continuing to play an essential ... Read More