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Genting Dream halts Singapore sailings to late March

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Genting Dream passengers are being offered various compensation options
Due to ongoing coronavirus concerns, Dream Cruises is voluntarily suspending Genting Dream’s Singapore operations from Feb. 23 until March 27.

‘Dream Cruises has made the difficult decision to suspend its operations from Singapore as a measure to help curtail the spread of COVID-19 and as a result of the tightening travel restrictions that have been enacted by various countries,’ President Michael Goh said.

Compensation options

Passengers will be provided with a variety of compensation options including deferring to a future sailing or canceling for a full refund.

Dream Cruises’ coronavirus precautions have included boarding restrictions on Genting Dream in accordance with the Singapore government’s policies.

Earlier, the company suspended operations of World Dream. Its third ship, Explorer Dream, has been sailing in Australia and New Zealand. 

Dream Cruises said there have been no reported cases of COVID-19 among passengers or crew on its ships.

Precautions on board

Precautions have included health and temperature screening for all embarking passengers and crew before every sailing, and stringent sanitization and enhanced disinfection protocols, especially in high hand-touch areas.

As well, crew on duty are required to wear masks and other appropriate gear including disposable gloves. Free masks for passengers are available on request.

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