Articles tagged “msc”

Cruise Lines Are Expanding Ships by Stretching Them: Here’s How

Cruise Lines Are Expanding Ships by Stretching Them: Here’s How

Fran Golden, Bloomberg

First you cut them in half. Then you add a prefab midsection — voila! An expanded ship. It costs nearly three times less than building a new ship, and takes only a few months to complete. Talk about stretching it.

3 months ago

MSC Cruises Is Setting up Shop in China, Signaling More Growth

MSC Cruises Is Setting up Shop in China, Signaling More Growth

Hannah Sampson, Skift

How great is the appetite among Chinese travelers for cruise vacations? International cruise operators think they've only just started testing the waters and demand will continue to grow.

4 years ago

Cruise Passengers May Have Been Victims of the Tunis Terrorist Attack

5 years ago

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Expands Free Internet Service

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Expands Free Internet Service

Sy O'Neill , Palm Beach Post

Regent Seven Seas Cruises is including Internet access as part of certain suite bookings. That perk rates up there with the balcony views.

5 years ago

Brazil Says Cruise Employees in ‘Slave-Like’ Conditions, Cruise Line Says its OK

Brazil Says Cruise Employees in ‘Slave-Like’ Conditions, Cruise Line Says its OK

Natalie Paris, The Daily Telegraph

What one person calls terribly long hours for terribly low pay another man calls a great way to maintain profits while keeping prices low.

6 years ago

MSC Cruises Orders Two New Ships From France

MSC Cruises Orders Two New Ships From France

Hannah Sampson, Miami Herald

It's a bold move for the European line to build two of the world'a largest ships.

6 years ago