The eighth annual CLIA UK & Ireland River Cruise Conference will be staged in Paris for the first time, on November 10 and 11.

Poseidon Expeditions, specialist in Arctic and Antarctica cruises, is sponsoring a symposium at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, that will address polar issues including climate change.

Representatives marketing El Ferrol(Spain), St Petersburg(Russia) and Ventspils(Latvia) were chosen by a panel of judges as the top three presentations in the Why Cruise to My Port or Destination 90 seconds exhibitor workshop challenge held on the final day at Seatrade Europe 2017.

Multi-platinum selling band DNCE will return to Royal Caribbean International for a performance aboard Oasis of the Seas' 'Total Eclipse Cruise.'

As part of the international trade conference 'Making LNG Happen: Combining Forces for Sustainable Shipping,' 80 representatives from the fields of business, politics and science visited AIDAprima in Rotterdam on Thursday to study the world's first cruise ship with a dual-fuel engine to produce its energy from low-emission LNG while docked at port.

All cruise industry eyes are on Abu Dhabi this week as 14 cruise line executives and representatives join a line-up of industry speakers for the return of this year’s Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum, hosted by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), the body responsible for the development and promotion of the cruise tourism sector.