Waves halt Concordia missing person search

Recovery operations on board the Costa Concordia have been suspended as rough Tuscan seas cause the capsized ship to move four centimetres in up to six hours.

Crystal expands Asian specialty cuisine

In accordance with Crystal Cruises’ tradition of bringing high-quality, authentic international experiences to its guests in unique ways, the luxe line announces the addition of “Chinese comfort food...

Oceania’s Riviera still dry as launch delayed

The launch of Oceania Cruises new ship Riviera has been delayed by three weeks after construction has fallen behind schedule due to industrial action at Fincantieri's shipyard near Genoa.

Royal Caribbean delay due to medical emergency

Cruise liner Explorer of the Seas has been forced to extend its current cruise as a result of a medical emergency, which has lead to the delayed departure of the ship's next sailing.

Royal Caribbean reviews safety post-Concordia

Emphasising a "perfect dedication to safety", Royal Caribbean International president Adam Goldstein has announced the cruise company will undergo changes to update and improve on board safety proced...

Concordia passengers will be taken care of: Carnival

Passengers on board the Costa Concordia can expect to be compensated for the ordeal they faced earlier this week when the ship began to sink after coming in contact with rocks off the coast of Isola ...

Cruising still safe: ICCA

The travel industry and cruisers around Australia can rest assured that cruising is still one of the safest means of travel, according to the International Cruise Council Australasia (ICCA).

Pacific Jewel passenger lost at sea

The Pacific Jewel turned its engines around and returned to Sydney earlier this week after a missing woman was declared lost at sea near New Caledonia.

Concordia may sail again

Costa Concordia could sail the seven seas again one day, according to owners who are aiming to pump out the fuel and seal leaks.

ASEAN’s ‘cruise tourism’ afloat

In a move to boost the ASEAN cruise industry, ASEAN's Tourism Ministers met recently and agreed on working closer together to advance 'cruise tourism' for the region.

Costa Concordia tragedy leaves five dead

Up to five people have been reported dead and another 15 said to be missing after Cost Cruises' Costa Concordia was forced to abandon ship after the ship began to flood over the weekend.