US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News
Anne Kalosh is the US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News. She covers global stories, reporting both breaking and in-depth news on cruising's significant people, places, ships and trends. A sought-after expert on cruising, she has moderated conferences around the world, including the high-profile State of the Industry panel at Seatrade Cruise Global. She created and led the acclaimed itinerary-planning case study for Seatrade's cruise master classes held at Cambridge and Oxford universities. She is the cruise columnist for AFAR.com, and her freelance stories have appeared in a wide range of publications, from The New York Times to The Miami Herald.
Acclaimed singer and actor Rachel York is the godmother of Crystal River Cruises' newest vessel, Crystal Debussy. She will preside over the May 28 christening ceremony at the Port of Amsterdam.
Nations meeting at the International Maritime Organization adopted an initial strategy for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from ships, with the goal of phasing them out as soon as possible.
When Christine Duffy became president of Carnival Cruise Line in 2015, she famously visited all 24 Fun Ships in a year. The first vessel delivered on her watch, Carnival Vista, followed in 2016, and now Duffy's aboard No. 26, the new Carnival Horizon.
With its second ship, Grand Classica, entering service today, new on-board amenities and travel packages and a strengthened sales and marketing team, Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line expects to carry 500,000 passengers a year.
Carnival Corp. & plc celebrated the grand opening of Rainforest Adventures' Rockland Estate eco-park attraction in St. Maarten.
Select ships of Star Cruises and Dream Cruises will serve Okinawa delicacies like wagyu beef, agu pork and fresh produce on summer sailings to the Japanese island.
The fifth luxury vessel for Crystal River Cruises and the fourth built by MV Werften was handed over to the company today in Wismar, Germany. Crystal president and CEO Tom Wolber took the 'keys' to Crystal Ravel ahead of its maiden voyage next month.
Hurtigruten appointed Wendy Man, a veteran of Costa Cruises and Royal Caribbean Cruises, as Asia-Pacific regional sales & marketing manager for Hong Kong, South China and Southeast Asia.
Miami-Dade County commissioners unanimously approved the plans for Norwegian Cruise Line's new Terminal B at PortMiami.