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Duffy selected as president of Carnival Cruise Line

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Carnival Corporation has announced Christine Duffy has been named president of Carnival Cruise Line. The company, with 24 ships, is the largest of Carnival Corporation's nine distinct cruise brands. Duffy, currently president and chief executive of Cruise Lines International Association, will assume the role on February 1st, reporting to Arnold Donald, chief executive of Carnival Corporation. → Read More

P&O Cruises' Aurora sails from Hamburg following refit

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P&O Cruises ship Aurora has returned to the seas following a £32 million refit in Hamburg. Aurora is the first ship in the P&O Cruises fleet to receive the bold new livery design. She left Hamburg this morning and will arrive in Southampton on Thursday evening having spent the last 20 days with 1,200 contractors working to make ready for her Christmas and New Year cruise. → Read More

Celebrity Constellation to become first cruise ship to homeport in Abu Dhabi

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Royal Caribbean has confirmed it will deploy a luxury vessel from its Celebrity Cruises fleet in the United Arab Emirates’ capital on a homeport basis from November 2016. Celebrity Constellation will be the premium brand’s first ship to make the Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal its home strengthening the emirate’s world cruise destination ambitions. → Read More

Three killed following fire on board Oceania Insignia in St Lucia

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Two contractors and a member of the crew have been killed on board the Oceania Insignia following a fire. The luxury cruise vessel was docked at the Caribbean Island of St Lucia when the incident occurred. Some 656 passengers on-board the vessel were safely evacuated, with the remainder of the cruise cancelled. → Read More

Silversea Cruises launches new luxury cruise website

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Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises has introduced a new, redesigned [url=http://www.silversea.com]website[/url]. Providing an enhanced user experience designed to inspire travellers, the refreshed site is supported with improved navigation, optimisation for mobile devices -and the first glimpse of Silversea's new visual identity. → Read More

Celebrity Cruises places order for two new ships

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Celebrity Cruises has taken a bold step in ship design with the signing of a letter of intent for a new class of ships, Royal Caribbean Cruises and French shipbuilder STX France have announced. The two 2,900-guest, 117,000-gross-registered-ton ships, developed under the project name EDGE will build upon the modern luxury experience of the brand's Millennium and Solstice class ships. → Read More

Norwegian Cruise Line defends global title at World Travel Awards

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Norwegian Cruise Line has once again been named the World’s Leading Large Ship Cruise Line by the World Travel Awards, marking the third consecutive year that the company has been honoured with this award. The recognition was bestowed upon Norwegian at the 21st annual World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony, this year hosted in Anguilla. → Read More

Royal Caribbean talent rises through ranks to take leadership roles

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Recognising the deep bench of internal talent that has powered its long-term success, Royal Caribbean Cruises has named two senior company executives to chart the future course of the company's two largest brands. Michael Bayley, who worked his way up from an assistant purser's position aboard the Nordic Prince, will serve as president and chief executive of Royal Caribbean International, the world's largest cruise brand. → Read More

DFDS Seaways claims top World Travel Awards crown

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DFDS Seaways has been awarded the prestigious accolade of World’s Leading Ferry Operator at the 2014 World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony in Anguilla for the fourth year in a row. The World Travel Awards, hailed as the premier awards programme for the travel and tourism industry, celebrates excellence throughout the global travel, tourism and hospitality sector. → Read More

Norwegian welcomes veteran back to lead Prestige Cruises

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Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that Jason Montague has been named president and chief operating officer of Prestige Cruise Holdings. The move follows the resignation of Kunal Kamlani. Montague was instrumental in launching Oceania Cruises in 2002 and is widely regarded as one of the original co-founders of the company. → Read More

Holland America Line prepares for launch of new ms Koningsdam

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Guests can now make bookings for the highly anticipated Premier Voyage and Premiere Sailings of Holland America’s Line’s ms Koningsdam, due for delivery in February 2016. Reservations officially opened earlier and the first sailing of the line’s new flagship will be one seven-day cruise followed by a six cruise series of 12-day itineraries throughout the Mediterranean. → Read More

Louis Cruises adds third ship to Celestyal Cruises brand

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Louis Cruises has announced the addition of a third ship to its Celestyal Cruises brand. The company’s Celestyal brand, launched at World Travel Market in London in November, defines the “heavenly” cruises and real Greek experience passengers enjoy when they sail with Celestyal. → Read More

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