Pierfrancesco Vago, executive chairman of MSC Cruises, has been appointed to a two-year term as global chairman of Cruise Lines International Association.
MSC Cruises appointed Alfonso Piccirillo as CFO following his five-year stint as head of financial planning and controlling.
Vice President Mike Pence talked about a shared goal of reopening the maritime economy with a focus on getting the cruise industry safely sailing again at Friday's call with cruise line leaders.
The private sector should work with public authorities to embrace harmonized health protocols with rapid COVID-19 testing at their heart, MSC Cruises Executive Chairman Pierfrancesco Vago told ...
Cruise line leaders voiced optimism about sailing from the US this year with many safety layers in place and a commitment to 100% testing of all passengers and crew.
In a travel-industry first, Cruise Lines International Association members today committed to 100% testing of passengers and crew for COVID-19 prior to embarkation.