While environmental matters will be part of numerous sessions, including the State of the Global Cruise Industry panel, two Seatrade Cruise Global panels focus in depth on this key subject.

CLIA Australasia md Joel Katz has announced the appointment of Marita Nosic as membership and events manager.

Auckland had its busiest cruise ship day on record on February 18 with Seabourn Encore, Norwegian Star, L’Austral and The World in port.

Jamaica Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett recently visited Miami for a series of meetings with cruise executives that focused on 'the growing interest in a Jamaica-Cuba cruise itinerary.'

Mico Cascais retired from Carnival Cruise Line in January after a decades-long career there, most recently as vp tour operations. He had also chaired the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association's Shore Excursions Committee.

A special raffle was held at CLIA Australasia’s annual awards dinner at The Star Event Centre in Sydney last Saturday to raise money for Mercy Ships.

Argentina's Transport Minister Guillermo Dietrich and other port and government officials met with representatives of the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators in Ushuaia to foster Antarctica cruises from the southern port.

Nominations are open for Cruise Lines International Association’s annual Hall of Fame Cruise Industry Awards, which recognize individuals and organizations making a significant contribution to the cruise industry.

With enormous dignity, Diane Patrick accepted a special award for her late husband James at the CLIA Australasia annual awards dinner in Sydney on Saturday night.

Concerns about public health issues like norovirus, whether justified or not, can have a substantial impact on cruise passengers' and prospective passengers' perceptions.

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