HANOI, 30 November 2018: Halong Bay’s international passenger terminal welcomed its first ever five-star cruise ship, the Celebrity Millennium, owned by Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Ship officials told Voice of Vietnam there were 3,000 passengers and crew on board when...
MIAMI, 18 June 2018:  Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd will acquire a stake in the privately-owned Silversea Cruises. Under the agreement, Royal Caribbean will acquire a 66.7% equity stake in Silversea Cruises, based on an enterprise value of approximately USD 2...
YANGON, 20 December 2017: A charity founded by Pandaw River Expeditions CEO, Paul Strachan, is funding the building of its eighth free medical clinic in Myanmar. The new Pandaw Central Clinic in Bagan will help ease the burden on the...
HONG KONG, 15 February 2018: Exploration cruise specialist, Hurtigruten, named  Damian Perry, previously CEO of Cox and Kings, to take on the role of managing director for Hurtigruten in the Asia-Pacific region. He replaces William Harber, who has moved to...
SINGAPORE, 25 April 2018 – Princess Cruises will deploy three ships to Taiwan for the first time this year. Majestic Princess, Sun Princess and Diamond Princess will offer more than 50 sailings, that could potentially carry 140,000 domestic guests and...
BANGKOK, 14 January 2019: River cruise specialist Pandaw suffered a New Year setback as it was forced to cancel some Ganges sailings this month. One of its river cruise boats, Katha Pandaw, was apparently snarled by...
SINGAPORE, 24 October 2018:  Sapphire Princess is enroute to Singapore from Southampton after the completion of her inaugural home-porting season in Europe this summer. It will begin in its fifth season home-porting in Singapore, effective 28 November, when it will...
DANANG, 26 October 2018: Danang Tourism Department attended the annual Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific, 23 to 25 October, in Shanghai China, to underscore the city’s improved cruise facilities. In 2019, Danang will be a port of call for Costa Cruises,...
SINGAPORE, 22 November 2017: Mega cruise ship, Genting Dream, departed on its first cruise of Southeast Asia from its home-base in Singapore last weekend. Genting Cruise Lines’ decision to make Singapore the home-port will boost Singapore’s ambitions to become the cruise...
SINGAPAORE, 13 September 2017 – Singapore Cruise Centre and PT Nongsa Terminal Bahari (NTB) have entered into a marketing collaboration agreement to promote tourism to Batam and Riau Islands. Under the agreement, SCC and NTB will jointly work on marketing...