Seatrade Cruise News brings you the news that matters in the global cruise industry focusing on the leading trends, companies and people. With all its ships alongside or in drydock, Ponant is taking this time to carefully analyze its 2021 deployment. This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Presented by Holly Payne, with special thanks to the Port of Tarragona! These are complemented by various cruise events, exhibitions and conferences throughout the year; giving the opportunity for industry to network and showcase their business to key contacts. A fully searchable archive of stories from the past 10 years provides an invaluable resource to all readers. Copyright © 2020. It also features the key financial and market stories shaping developments in the global cruise industry. Saga’s Spirit of Discovery and Spirit of Adventure have been afforded Shield+ accreditation from Lloyd’s Register for coronavirus risk management – the highest category of health assurance granted by the classification society. CruiseCopenhagen is encouraging its partners to use memorable means to create safe environments, including advocating the use of teddy bears as markers for social distancing, with the soft toys currently used to separate people at Tivoli Gardens... Ponant's Le Commandant-Charcot will take travelers to view the total solar eclipse on Dec. 4, 2021, from the Weddell Sea. Seatrade Cruise Talks A series of virtual conversations, webinars, podcasts and more with cruise professionals and industry leaders discussing the challenges of the current — and future — climate. Saga’s Spirit of Discovery and Spirit of Adventure have been afforded Shield+ accreditation from Lloyd’s Register for coronavirus risk management – the highest category of health assurance granted... Providing simple solutions to your guests’ concerns, with a platform that offers an immersive and coherent communications journey. AIDA Cruises plans to begin Canary Islands sailings Dec. 5 but voyages in the Western Mediterranean and Arabian Gulf are canceled until late January. Ponant's Le Commandant-Charcot will take travelers to view the total solar eclipse on Dec. 4, 2021, from the Weddell Sea. All rights reserved. Registered in England and Wales. Seatrade Cruise Events galvanize the cruise industry, foster innovation, strengthen relationships, and above all else, generate incredible business opportunities. Global Shipping, Maritime and Offshore Marine News. China Merchants Shekou and Viking Cruises announce first ship for new jv, No Antarctica this season for Ponant, 2021 French coasts reprise likely, From Bodrum to Bulgaria to Bermuda, new twists in NCL's summer 2023, Port of Southampton adding a fifth cruise terminal in 2021; signs partnerships with MSC and NCLH, Trimline preempts cruise restart with refurbs at sea, Hurtigruten's Lofoten will exit to become a training ship, Teddy Bear's Picnic in Denmark: CruiseCopenhagen advocates fluffy toys as social distancing prop, Carnival closes upsized $1.45bn and €500m notes offerings, New Zealand’s Lyttelton cruise ship berth officially opened, AIDA to start in Canary Islands, Med and UAE cruises canceled to late January, Sea Cloud Cruises readies to sail in the spring, Fincantieri teams with Yucatán state for new Progreso shipyard, Cruise lines unleash bevy of Black Friday sales, NCL's first global campaign urges travelers to 'Break Free', Montréal Port Authority appoints Martin Imbleau new president/CEO, A view of what cruising's like in the COVID era, MSC Cruises' Onorato ‘confident’ of Japan spring sailings on MSC Bellissima from Yokohama, Ponant's new hybrid-electric ship charts solar eclipse cruise in Antarctica, Behind-the-scenes look at the making of Atlas brand video, Viking hires Vice Adm. Raquel C. Bono as chief health officer, Carnival converting international cruises for Australasia domestic market, Carnival Corp. closes direct offering of 10.4m shares to a convertible notes holder, Celebrity's 2021/22: More Caribbean, new Lisbon base, shorter S. 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Written by a team of highly experienced correspondents across the Americas, Europe, Asia, Australasia and Middle East, Seatrade Cruise News has a strong focus on ports and destinations, ships, builders, suppliers, operational, regulatory and sustainability related stories, including interviews with key executives – all free to read. Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News are the official titles designed for those in the cruise industry. China Merchants Shekou officially inked a partnership agreement with Viking Cruises to develop cruise tourism in China, starting with Viking Sun. Following the release of Atlas Ocean Voyages' 'At Last ... Atlas' campaign, the company shared a look at the making of the... Carnival Corp. & plc closed its private offerings of $1.45bn of 7.625% senior unsecured notes and €500m of 7.625% senior... New Zealand’s first purpose-built cruise ship facility was officially opened Wednesday by Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel. Seatrade Cruise News is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC. Registered in England and Wales. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The migration will be completed sometime on Friday, so thank you for your understanding and patience. Seatrade Cruise Events galvanize the cruise industry, foster innovation, strengthen relationships, and above all else, generate incredible business opportunities. Viking hired a highly decorated veteran, Vice Adm. Raquel C. Bono, MD, as chief health officer. The ship returns to Florida with a 14-day voyage from Québec (overnight) to Fort Lauderdale, sailing Oct. 22, 2022. Informa Markets, a trading division of Informa PLC. Sign up for Seatrade Cruise News Mailings and Breaking News Updates, https://www.seatrade-cruise.com/sites/all/themes/penton_subtheme_seatrade_cruise/images/logos/footer.png. Copyright © 2020. Carnival Corp. & plc closed a registered direct offering of 10.4m shares of common stock at $17.59 per share to a holder of its 5.75% convertible... Celebrity Cruises' updated late 2021/early 2022 program features an expanded Caribbean presence with new seven-night itineraries and overnight calls.