Saudis to set up cruise line

Saudi Arabia is to establish a cruise company, aiming to generate more than 50,000 jobs in the tourism industry. Saudi Cruise, launched by the Kingdom’s Public Investment Fund (PIF), the new initiative will enhance Saudi Arabia’s to become established on the international cruise map as [Read more...]

2021-02-12T19:09:21+00:00 February 12th, 2021|Marketing|

Tradewind Voyages partners with V.Ships Leisure

Tradewind Voyages is to use V.Ships Leisure for crewing the sailing cruise ship, ‘Golden Horizon’. V.Ships Leisure will recruit and engage crew from around the world for deck, engine and hotel positions. Stuart McQuaker, CEO, Tradewind Voyages, commented, “The quality of Tradewind Voyages demanded a [Read more...]

2021-01-26T20:51:17+00:00 January 26th, 2021|Marketing|

For DNV GL read DNV

DNV GL is to change its name to DNV on 1st March, 2021. This move comes after a comprehensive review of the company’s strategy as it positions itself for a world in which many of DNV’s markets are undergoing fundamental change. Its present name has [Read more...]

2021-01-26T20:31:14+00:00 January 26th, 2021|Marketing|

Caution expressed on 2021 cruise recovery

Concerns over vaccine availability, the resumption of US operations and further mutation of the virus cloud the chances of the cruise sector returning quickly to normality. Confidence in the safety of cruise shipping and the economic impact of Coronavirus on potential demand will challenge the [Read more...]

2021-01-26T20:28:33+00:00 January 26th, 2021|Marketing|

Seatrade Cruise Global postponed

Seatrade Cruise Global, the cruise industry’s largest event, has postponed this year’s exhibition and conference, due to the pandemic. This is the second consecutive year that it has had to be cancelled. "After careful consideration . . . and with the understanding that the whole [Read more...]

2021-01-26T20:17:03+00:00 January 26th, 2021|Marketing|