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2014-10-19 16:20:14

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) President and CEO, Christine Duffy, issued the following statement today regarding the successful disembarkation of a passenger on the Carnival Magic who was under self-monitoring for potential exposure to Ebola. "CLIA is very pleased that the passenger, who was asymptomatic, has tested negative for Ebola and was safely disembarked with her loved one at the Port of Galveston today, which is the homeport...

2014-10-15 00:20:14

MOU with China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) to focus on building the first-ever, world-class cruise ships constructed in China MIAMI, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest cruise company, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) to explore the possibility of a joint venture aimed at accelerating the development and growth of...

2014-10-14 08:21:40

Captain Gulleik Svalastog Brings 40 Years of Sailing Experience to Viking's First Ocean Ship LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking Ocean Cruises® (www.vikingoceancruises.com) today announced that Captain Gulleik Svalastog will be at the helm of its first ocean ship - the 930-passenger Viking Star - which will take on its first guests in April 2015. Leveraging his experience as a cruise captain in Norway, Captain Svalastog will command and oversee the operation, crew and safety of...

2014-10-02 08:21:22

Fleet of over 100 ships will see 24 percent improvement in fuel efficiency from 2007 through 2014 MIAMI, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest cruise company, today released the results of its multi-year Fleet Fuel Conservation Program that by the end of 2014 will have saved more than one billion gallons of fuel and reduced fleet carbon emissions by 12 billion kilograms over a seven year period. By the end of 2014, Carnival...

2014-10-01 12:20:44

Promotional Offers Available on Hundreds of the Most Popular Cruise Ships and Sailings during the Cruise Sale of the Year, October 6-13, 2014 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First-time and returning cruise vacationers can explore the seven seas and thousands of ports of call with incentives and discounts destined to make every cruise an affordable dream vacation. This comes as Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) launches its annual CLIA Cruise Week...

2014-09-16 08:21:45

BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adam Goldstein, President & COO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, was announced as the Seatrade Mediterranean Personality of the Year 2014, a biennial award sponsored by V. Ships Leisure and selected by Seatrade and V. Ships Leisure from nominations received. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146375 The Award was presented to Adam Goldstein during today's opening Conference Session of Seatrade Med 2014 at the Fira de...

2014-09-05 12:20:39

LONDON, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the inaugural Seatrade Winter Cruising Forum in Malta in 2008, increasing cruise passengers numbers have continued to demonstrate that the concept of winter cruising to warmer climes continues to grow from strength to strength, with a growing number of cruise lines adding these itineraries to their programmes. As well as the promise of more moderate temperatures, the other key appeal for travellers is the reduced number of tourists at key...

2014-09-02 20:25:46

SHANGHAI, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTRP), a leading travel service provider for accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours and corporate travel management in China ("Ctrip" or the "Company"), today announced that it has, through Exquisite Marine Ltd. ("Exquisite"), an affiliate of Ctrip, entered into an agreement to acquire Celebrity Century, a 1,814-passenger cruise ship, from Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE,...

2014-08-29 12:20:47

LONDON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In just a few weeks, cruise industry professionals from around the world will be heading to Barcelona, Spain's leading cruise port, for the tenth edition of the Seatrade Med Cruise Convention. This year's event has already achieved a record number of ports, destinations and suppliers showcasing their products and services on the exhibition floor, mirroring the market growth of the cruise industry in the Mediterranean. A highlight of the...

2014-08-06 04:20:18

NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As it enters its fourth edition, Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific presents the most prominent voices in the Asia cruise market to lead the conference, slated for November 20-21, 2014. This year's conference will analyze the market potential and challenges associated with the emerging Asia cruise market as well as explore the infrastructure and itinerary development opportunities. Beginning Thursday morning, November 20(th), Zinan LIU, Vice...


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