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Viking extends cruise suspension

by Huntley Mitchell

Víking er kontinuing til pause sinn kruise operations. Or, for those who don’t speak Old Norse, Viking is continuing to pause its cruise operations.

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Carnival Cruise Line and P&O cancel Aussie sailings, as Costa Cruises readies for restart

by Huntley Mitchell

This story is a bit like a pair of mismatched socks, in that it contains both good news and bad news.

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Tourism Minister outlines international travel expectations, says Aussies “should be confident” to book cruises

by Huntley Mitchell

Dan Tehan tackled a number of burning questions about travel during his latest round of media appearances. He even revealed his cruising plans … well, sort of.

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Princess Cruises offloads another ship

Captain Stubing and the rest of The Love Boat crew would no doubt be shedding a tear or few over the sale of their beloved vessel.

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CLIA names new global chairman

There’s been a major change in CLIA’s boardroom, and we’re not talking about the new fiddle-leaf fig.

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Royal Caribbean to sell Azamara brand for more than $260m

While many cruise companies are offloading some of their ships to stay afloat during the pandemic, Royal Caribbean is selling an entire brand.

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Scenic names new boss of global cruise operations

Scenic staff reportedly used traditional nautical lingo in welcoming their newest colleague by collectively yelling “AHOY!” and “ARR ME HEARTY!” at him as he entered the office.

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CLIA calls for cruise ban to be replaced by newly proposed measures

The association has been busy making sure the government sticks to its plan of lifting the cruise ban by 17 December by suggesting a range of safety measures.

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CLIA highlights impact of cruise pause on locals with new video series

The peak cruise body has opted for a video series over the traditional megaphone and soap box strategy to get its message out there.

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Royal Caribbean posts $2.3 billion quarterly loss, but 2021 bookings “trending well”

by Huntley Mitchell

With its global cruise operations having been suspended since March, Royal Caribbean’s quarterly results come as no surprise.

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Small is the new big, says cruise company MD

This cruise company boss reckons post-COVID travellers will be more attracted to what a cruise doesn’t have than what it does.

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“Hang in there with us”, CLIA’s global chairman tells agents

by Huntley Mitchell

Travel Weekly got to speak with Adam Goldstein during CLIA’s recent media roundtable. Here’s his message for agents.

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