Cruise Broome chairman Shayne Murray expects a A$7m dredging project at Port of Broome in Western Australia to be completed before next year’s annual conference of the Australian Cruise Association.

Panama broke ground Wednesday for its $166m cruise terminal at Panama City's Amador Causeway, near the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal.

For more than 20 years, destinations have racked up cruise tourism benefits by hosting the annual Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise conference and exhibition in the Caribbean and Latin America.

A new Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association website details how the Caribbean is open for business, and destinations want travelers to return because it helps hurricane recovery.

Three cruise industry leaders plan a joint media briefing to tackle the misperception the entire Caribbean was ravaged by hurricanes and to stress the importance of cruise tourism to economic recovery in the places that were impacted.

A record number of ships making a record number of visits to ports around Australia has seen the value of the cruise industry surge past A$5bn, CLIA Australasia’s chairman Steve Odell announced at a reception for the creme de la creme of the industry in Sydney on Wednesday night.

Cruise lines, their passengers and crew spent a record $21.69bn in the United States in 2016, a new high, according to a just-released study from Cruise Lines International Association.

The arrival of Royal Caribbean International’s Radiance of the Seas in Wellington today marks the start of the New Zealand summer cruise season in the capital city which is expected to inject around NZ$65m into the country's economy.

A couple on Holland America Line’s Eurodam found themselves at the center of an impromptu party Saturday as the Port of Seattle recognized the millionth passenger to pass through its cruise terminals this season.

Cruise the Saint Lawrence continues to urge the Canadian government to conduct an in-depth analysis of the right whale situation in the Gulf so a strategy can be implemented far ahead of the 2018 cruise season.

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