Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Setting Course for Cuba

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Miami-based cruise liner Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) has set sights on offering cruises to Cuba ...

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Genting Hong Kong Seals Nordic Yards Takeover

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Genting Hong Kong has concluded the EUR 230.6 million (around USD 260 million) acquisition of Nordic Yards’ three ...

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VIDEO: MV Berlin Reaches Rostock after 4 Years of Delay

After four years of delay, a new hybrid ferry owned by the German-Danish ferry operator Scandlines reached its ...

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Man Sent to Prison for Causing Fatal Collision off Rosyth

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The second officer who admitted his actions were responsible for the death of a fisherman as a result of a ferry ...

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Baltic Sea Cruise Ship Sewage Discharge to Be Banned by 2021

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By 2021, all International Maritime Organization (IMO) registered passenger vessels sailing in the Baltic Sea will ...

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Keel Laid for Mein Schiff 6 as Mein Schiff 5 Nears Delivery

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Finland-based Meyer Turku shipyard started today the assembly of TUI Cruises ship Mein Schiff 6 with the laying of ...

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MHI in Financial Woes Due to AIDA Cruises Ships

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Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has booked additional extraordinary loss of JPY 50.8 billion ...

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Scandlines' New Ferry Starts Final Tests before Delivery

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A new hybrid ferry owned by the German-Danish ferry operator Scandlines left the Danish shipyard Fayard on 20 April ...

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Kleven Maritime to Build Up to Four Expedition Ships

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Norway’s shipbuilder Kleven Maritime has entered into an agreement with a compatriot cruise ...

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Fincantieri Holds Coin Ceremony for 1st Seaside Smart Ship

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Geneva-based cruise line MSC Cruises and Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri hosted on Thursday a coin ceremony at ...

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Carnival: Cuba-Born Passengers Cleared to Sail to Cuba

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Carnival Corporation & plc will sail as planned from the U.S. to Cuba with all travelers, including Cuba-born ...

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Shell to Supply LNG for AIDA Cruises Ships

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AIDA Cruises, a brand of the Carnival Corporation & plc, and energy company Shell sealed their partnership for ...

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Nova Star Cruises Goes Bankrupt

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Nova Star Cruises Limited (Nova Star), a ferry company operating in Nova Scotia and Maine, filed for bankruptcy ...

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Spotted: WWL Gets New HERO

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Norwegian company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has added another Post-Panamax vessel – the Theben. ...

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NCL Secures USD 498M Loan with Crédit Agricole, SACE

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Miami-based cruise company Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has struck a financing deal worth USD 498 million for the ...

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VIDEO: AIDAprima’s Twin Sister Taking Shape in Japan

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AIDAperla is the name of the second cruise ship being built for German-based cruise line AIDA Cruises in Japan. The ...

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Gallery: AIDAprima Kisses Rotterdam

Rotterdam seems to have become one of the favorite stops for cruise ships. Following last week’s call from ...

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RMT: Vote to Leave EU to Stop Scottish Ferries Privatization

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UK’s Transport union RMT called for a vote to leave the EU in the forthcoming EU referendum in order to ...

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Carnival Sure Nationals Will Be Allowed to Sail to Cuba

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Carnival Corporation said today that it was resuming talks with Cuba to allow cruise ships to operate in the same ...

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Costa Sends Fifth Cruise Ship to Asia

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The 1800-passenger Costa neoRomantica will be based in Asia year-round starting from April 10, 2017, the cruise ...

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South Korea to Lift Sewol Wreck in July

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The wreck of the Sewol ferry, which sank exactly two years ago taking more than 300 people with it, could emerge ...

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VIDEO: Ovation of the Seas Struts in Rotterdam

VIDEO Ovation of the Seas Debuts in Rotterdam

One of the largest cruise ships in the world, Ovation of the Seas, arrived at the Wilhelminapier in Rotterdam on ...

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Carnival Sued over Cuban Cruise Policy

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US-based cruise liner giant Carnival has been hit with a class-action lawsuit for allowing “discriminatory ...

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BAM to Build Mega Cruise Pier II in Curaçao

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BAM International, part of Dutch-based construction-services company Royal BAM Group has won the USD 29 mn contract ...

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Spotted: Tracking AIDAprima on Its Way Home

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AIDAprima, a newly built cruise ship owned by German-based cruise line AIDA Cruises, is currently sailing on its ...

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P&O Cruises’ Ship Fails Sanitation Inspection

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One of UK-based P&O Cruises’ ships failed to pass its Vessel Sanitation Program inspection, conducted by ...

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Triyards Clinches USD 50.1 Mn Deal for 2 LNG-Powered Ferries

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Western Australian-based shipbuilder Strategic Marine, a part of Triyards Holdings Limited (TRIYARDS), has secured ...

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