Australia extends cruise ship ban

Australian Federal Health Minister, Greg Hunt, has decreed that the restrictions on outbound international travel and the entry of cruise ships in Australian territory, will be extended to 17th June. The original ban was introduced on 18th March last year and was set to run [Read more...]

2021-03-12T15:35:19+00:00 March 12th, 2021|Marketing|

UK domestic cruises can resume in May

The UK Government has announced that domestic cruises will be able to restart on 17th May. They will be restricted to voyages between English ports. Paul Ludlow, P&O Cruises President said on Facebook; "We are delighted that the Government has acknowledged that UK domestic cruise [Read more...]

2021-03-12T15:33:59+00:00 March 12th, 2021|Marketing|

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|