Promoting cruise tourism was on the agenda at the 36th Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), hosted by Singapore this year.
Port Tampa Bay chalked up 814,000 passenger moves in 2016, Paul Anderson, port president and ceo, said during his State of the Port Address Wednesday.
More than 150 Platinum Members of the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association participated in the FCCA's annual PAMAC Cruise Summit hosted over the weekend aboard Carnival Victory.
New Brunswick's Saint John expects 66 calls and 144,000 passengers in the 2017 cruise season, making it similar to 2016—a fact welcomed by the port.
China has recorded higher figures across 10 cruise ports in 2016, reflecting the continued growth of the market.
The first cruise ship to sail to Cuba from Port Everglades departed Tuesday on a 10-night cultural voyage around the island.
MSC Cruises broke ground on Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve on Monday. The Right Honourable Perry Gladstone Christie, Prime Minister of The Bahamas joined Pierfrancesco Vago, MSC Cruises’ executive chairman, at the official groundbreaking ceremony along with other Bahamian ministers and government officials.
In a cruise industry first, logistics expert Savino del Bene has been licensed by the US government to transport agricultural products to Cuba for a year-round cruise operation there.
Costa Asia announced the completion of China’s first cruise to the South Pacific Islands.