Four O3b medium Earth orbit (MEO) satellites were successfully launched by Arianespace at the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, on Thursday, SES Networks reported. This means enhanced global coverage to improve Wi-Fi service for customers including four leading cruise lines.
Meyer Turku's €29m profit in 2018 was down from the €32.5m in 2017, on greatly increased turnover of €969.7m, up from €808.2m.
A custom money transfer service, aimed at crew, has been designed by digital remittance company Remitly.
V.Ships Leisure is partnering with The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection to provide a tailored suite of management services related to the sourcing of qualified deck, engine and hotel crew, marine procurement, compliance support with maritime rules and regulations, and technical support.
Guangzhou Nansha International Cruise Homeport Operation & Management Co. held an opening ceremony to mark the commencement of operations.
Costa Venezia, currently sailing from Dubai to Singapore en-route for homeporting in Shanghai, is set to impress Chinese passengers with a taste of authentic Venetian style.
MSC Cruises announced Christian Hein has been appointed managing director for MSC Kreuzfahrten, its Munich-based business for Germany.
For a whole month, on board Costa Diadema, during stopovers in Civitavecchia on April 5, 12, 19 and 26, special events will be organised to promote Italian cheese, Pecorino Romano.