Royal Caribbean's third quarter profit came in a penny per share higher than expected, and the company said early bookings for 2015 are 'robust' and ahead of the same time last year in volume and price, and consistent with the Wall Street consensus EPS estimate.
Moody's Investors Service rated Norwegian Cruise Line's proposed $500m term loan B at Ba2, or speculative and subject to substantial credit risk, and affirmed the company's Ba3 corporate rating and raised the outlook to 'stable' from 'negative' on positives expected from the Prestige Cruises International acquisition.
Ponant’s Le Lyrial, due to debut in spring 2015, was launched today at Fincantieri’s Ancona shipyard.
Celebrity Infinity on Wednesday became the first cruise ship to visit Bermuda following a powerful punch from Hurricane Gonzalo late Friday.
Curaçao, where passenger numbers have ballooned to 600,000 from 450,000 in 2012, needs another big-ship dock to reach 1m cruisers in five to 10 years. That's why the government has approved a second mega-pier, estimated at $50m counting landside and soft costs.
Total ships: 31
Total berths: 100,075
Total Order Book Value:$23,939,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$267,583