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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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Carnival to scrap 13 ships from fleet, as demand continues for 2021 sailings

by Huntley Mitchell

The cruise giant is set to say “bon voyage” to more ships. In more positive news, however, next year’s bookings are going strong.

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Cruise industry marks International Day of the Seafarer

Travel Weekly’s editor is celebrating International Day of the Seafarer by watching all nine seasons of The Love Boat, but will steer well clear of that terrible Below Deck series.

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Agents invited to ask CLIA’s Joel Katz their burning cruise questions

Want to know more about the current state of cruise and how it will recover? CLIA’s Australasian boss is ready and raring to respond.

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CLIA’s dire warning to the government

CLIA has warned of dire consequences if Australia’s cruise suspension continues beyond 17 September, and JobKeeper isn’t extended for agents and others in the travel industry.

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US Congress launches investigation into Carnival’s handling of COVID-19

This follows the company’s announcement that it will begin to gradually reintroduce cruise departures in the US in August.

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CLIA works to rebuild trust in cruising post-coronavirus

The cruise industry is getting ready to welcome guests back on board with hefty new health and safety measures that go just short of wrapping them in bubble wrap.

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“Where is the cruise industry’s coronavirus response?”: Agency boss fires up at CLIA

Don’t be fooled by the positive vibes emanating from the accompanying photo. This agency boss is pissed off and seeking action.

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Carnival president slams NSW government’s “bitterly disappointing” treatment of cruise industry

by Ali Coulton

Sture Myrmell says the state government is not only putting remaining crew members at risk, but also impacting the cruise industry as a whole.

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