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Genting Hong Kong takes control of three further European shipyards

Genting Hong Kong takes control of three further European shipyards

2 March 2016 Cruise News

Genting Hong Kong has announced the acquisition of Nordic Yards’ three shipyards in Wismar, Warnemunde and Stralsund, Germany for the consideration of €230.6 million. The purchase of the three shipyards, along with Lloyd Werft last year, enables Genting Hong Kong to realize its global cruise ships fleet strategy over the next decade for its three brands - Crystal Cruises, Dream Cruises, and Star Cruises.

Dream Cruises celebrates steel cutting ahead of World Dream launch

Dream Cruises celebrates steel cutting ahead of World Dream launch

23 February 2016 Cruise News

Genting Hong Kong has marked the official start of production on Dream Cruises’ second new ship, World Dream, during a steel cutting ceremony at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. “This is a very proud moment for Dream Cruises,” said Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, chairman of Genting Hong Kong. “Utilising our 23 years of cruise experience in Asia, World Dream, together with her sister ship Genting Dream, are luxury cruise ships designed from inception for the Chinese and Asian markets.”

Meyer Werft lays keel for Genting Dream

Meyer Werft lays keel for Genting Dream

Executives from Genting Hong Kong and Meyer Werft have celebrated the laying of the keel of Genting Dream, Dream Cruises’ new ship, at a special commemoration held at the shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. A significant milestone in a vessel’s timeline, this traditional ceremony marks the formal recognition of the start of a new ship’s construction.

Genting Highlands plays host to International Ballroom Dance Championship

13 January 2009 Press Release Hotel News

Genting Highlands, Malaysia is all set to host the Biggest International Ballroom Dance Championship.The international ballroom dancing championship event, which is open to the rest of the world, is in its second leg of Asian Open Dance for the 2009 Tour and will be held on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th February at the Arena of Star at the award winning Genting Highlands.