Dubai’s DP World may be considering taking over Hong Kong’s cruise terminals

At a recent trade-focused meeting between DP World chairman Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam, the UAE port tycoon mentioned ambitions concerning the city’s cruise terminals.

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Dubai Harbour to be first cruise destination to build two terminals simultaneously

Dubai Harbour will have a second cruise terminal in addition to the one already revealed in January 2017, developer Meraas has announced.

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Ritz Carlton enters cruise industry with vessel it calls the “anti-cruise ship”

ABB will provide the power and propulsion for the first in a series of ground-breaking vessels that mark Ritz Carlton’s first foray into the cruise sector.

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Seabourn celebrates launch of new cruise ship Seabourn Ovation

Seabourn has marked a major construction milestone with a traditional coin and launch ceremony for its newest ship, Seabourn Ovation, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Sestri, Italy.

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Saga Cruises to sail epic South African ‘farewell’ cruise for Saga Pearl II in 2019

Saga Cruises has confirmed that it is retiring its class cruise ship Saga Pearl II from the fleet in 2019 after 202 sailings.

The British cruise line, specialising in cruises for passengers over the age of 50, will send Saga Pearl II down the coast of Africa and across the coast of South Africa on a special 54-night farewell cruise.

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Video – Humpback whale gets trapped in Sohar Port

Video has emerged of a humpback whale that became trapped inside the waters of Sohar Port in Oman.

According to officials, the whale entered the port on Monday. The video below was filmed from a ship conducting berthing operations at the port.

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