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Royal Caribbean Group, formerly known as Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., is a global cruise holding company incorporated in Liberia and based in Miami, Florida, United States.

MSC Cruises and Costa Crociere to manage cruise terminals in Western Sicily

Palermo, Sicily, Italy (Ports Europe) November 25, 2019 – An agreement has been reached between Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mare di Sicilia...

Cruise companies sign emissions past with La Spezia port

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) October 23, 2019 – The international cruise ship companies, Costa Cruises (also representing AIDA Cruises), MSC Cruises...

Cruises companies, Marseille port and others sign “Blue Charter”

Port de Marseille – October 17, 2019 Today, on the occasion of the Blue Maritime Summit Marseille Provence – Cruise Initiatives organized in Marseille...

Cádiz port impresses at Seatrade Cruise Global

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) April 24, 2019 – Cádiz port authority has made a “very positive” impression with its participation in the Seatrade...

Royal Caribbean presents its first ship for Asia in Málaga

Málaga, Spain (Ports Europe) April 17, 2019 – Royal Caribbean has chosen Málaga to present its first cruise designed for the Asian market and which is...

Galataport Istanbul will host cruise ships in March 2020

Istanbul, Turkey (Ports Europe) April 13, 2019 – Galataport Istanbul Cruise Port plans to start receiving cruise ships in March 2020. The company...

La Spezia port’s cruise traffic to soar 48% in 2019

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) April 11, 2019 – La Spezia port expects to handle about 700,000 cruise passengers in 2019, up 48% compared to last year,...

Royal Caribbean, MSC Cruises, Costa Cruises to build €41 million cruise terminal in La Spezia

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) April 9, 2019 – Royal Caribbean, MSC Cruises and Costa Cruises plan to invest a total of €41 million ($46.2 million)...

Malaga port expects 180,000 cruise passengers during the spring season

Málaga, Spain, March 20, 2019 – The Port of Malaga is forecasting 180,000 passengers and 113 stopovers from March 20 to June 30, thus consolidating...

The biennial Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum will take place in Athens, May 28-29, 2019

March 19, 2019 The biennial Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum has established itself as one of the most influential events for the international cruise industry,...

La Spezia port to award cruise terminal operation in next two weeks

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) February 25, 2019 – La Spezia port expects to award to a consortium of Costa Crociere, the Mediterranean Shipping...

Royal Caribbean Cruises orders sixth Oasis-class ship from Chantiers de l’Atlantique

Nantes St-Nazaire, France (Ports Europe) February 19, 2019 – Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd has announced an agreement with French shipbuilder Chantiers de...

AdSP del Mar Ligure Orientale (La Spezia) receives single bid for cruise passenger station project

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) January 15, 2019 – Autorita’di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSP – Eastern Ligurian Sea Port Authority)...

Cadiz port visits U.S. companies to promote cruise opportunities

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) November 11, 2018 – Autoridad Portuaria de la Bahía de Cádiz (APBC – Port Authority of Cadiz) will visit next week a...

World’s largest cruise ship visits Valencia port

Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) October 27, 2018 – Last week, MS Symphony of the Seas, an Oasis-class cruise ship owned and operated by Royal Caribbean...

Genoa was most preferred cruise port by Italians in 2018

Genoa, Italy (Ports Europe) September 26, 2018 – Genoa was the most preferred port by Italians for cruises in the summer of 2018, according to a survey...

Livorno port promotes cruise business at Seatrade Cruise Med event

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) September 20, 2018 – A delegation for Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mar Tirreno Settentrionale (AdSP – North...

Four leading cruise line companies to increase Livorno port presence

Livorno, Italy (Ports Europe) September 20, 2018 – Livorno port is forecasting that around 900,000 passengers on 400 cruise ships will visit the port in...

Barcelona to become only port in Europe with terminals for Carnival, Royal Caribbean, MSC

Barcelona, Spain (Ports Europe) September 20, 2018 – Barcelona will soon become the only port in Europe where the three largest cruise groups in the world,...

Málaga port to handle 220,000 cruise passengers in Sept-Dec 2018

Málaga, Spain (Ports Europe) September 10, 2018 – Málaga port foresees the arrival of more than 220,000 passengers aboard 140 cruise ships during the last...

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