The Ritz-Carlton Launches Ultra-Luxury Cruise Brand

By MarEx 2017-06-22 20:15:50

Marriott International’s luxury brand The Ritz-Carlton announced Thursday that it is launching an ultra-high-end cruise line. Beginning in 2019, the company will offer...


Keel Laid for Hapag-Lloyd's First Expedition Cruise Ship

By MarEx 2017-06-21 19:54:56

A keel-laying ceremony was held on June 20 for Hanseatic nature, the first of two expedition cruise ships being built for Hapag-Lloyd. Hanseatic nature's maiden voyage...

Flying Clipper

World's Largest Sailing Ship Launched

By MarEx 2017-06-11 19:19:50

The world’s largest sailing ship was launched at the Brodosplit shipyard in Croatia on Saturday. The Flying Clipper is a near replica of the France II ordered...

Symphony of the Seas

Symphony of the Seas Floated Out

By MarEx 2017-06-10 23:34:20

The newest member of Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis class of ships, Symphony of the Seas, has been floated out of drydock at STX in France. She will...


Cruise Lines Celebrate World Environment Day

By MarEx 2017-06-04 19:03:47

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is celebrating World Environment Day, June 5, by highlighting some of its members' environmentally friendly...

Future of the Fjords

All-Electric Passenger Ship Under Construction

By MarEx 2017-06-01 19:58:45

The Norwegian company Fjords DA has confirmed that is building a sister ship to the diesel-electric plug-in hybrid Vision of the Fjords, launched in 2016. The new 42-meter...


Peace Boat and Arctech Sign for Ecoship

By MarEx 2017-05-30 19:29:09

Peace Boat, Japan’s largest cruise organization, has signed a letter of intent with the Finnish shipbuilding company Arctech Helsinki Shipyard to construct the Ecoship,...


Ferry Owner Fined After Control System Failure

By MarEx 2017-05-28 23:17:37

New Zealand ferry company Fullers Group has been fined for failure to mitigate the risks arising from a known fault on one of the company's ferries. Fullers was fined...

Arnold Donald

Arnold Donald Recognized as Role Model

By MarEx 2017-05-26 04:23:09

Carnival Corporation's CEO Arnold Donald was named the top-ranked global executive on the Empower 100 Ethnic Minority Leaders list for his strong leadership and...


Princess Tells "Chinese Story" Along Silk Road Route

By MarEx 2017-05-24 17:02:37

Carnival's Princess Cruises brand is collaborating with the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries on a 37-day cultural tour from...

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