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Tue 04 Aug 15

Hawaii seeking cruise reps

Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) has issued a new Request for Proposal for Cruise Development Consultation Services to further grow the island’s cruise visitation.

Tue 04 Aug 15

Norwegian confirms Aus

Norwegian Cruise Line will return to Australasian waters for the first time in 15 years during the 2016/17 wave season, with the line today confirming a pair of visits by Norwegian Star to Australia (CW breaking news).

Thu 30 Jul 15

Port Kembla Navy study

Federal Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells is lobbying the federal government to conduct a feasibility study into relocating the Royal Australian Navy from Garden Island to Port Kembla in order to free up the city precinct for increased use by cruise ships.

Thu 30 Jul 15

Bratton praises Ponant buy

Due diligence is now being carried out on a proposal from French holding company Artemis to buy luxury expedition cruise line Ponant, with Cruise Weekly understanding the deal is done.