Boat rental startup Click&Boat to expand globally as well as through acquisition.
Global Ports Holding PLC said it collaborated with travel agency Dreamlines GmbH, and it will invest up to EUR 13.0 million in Dreamlines in the form of a convertible loan note.
Dreamlines now has relationships with more than 100 cruise operators around the globe.
Ctrip and Royal Caribbean Cruises announced that they are ending the SkySea Cruise Line joint venture in the autumn of 2018.
Here are six high-tech innovations which were once nearly impossible on cruises.
On the cruise of the future, check-in counters, guest services desks and in-room phones will be relics, replaced by facial recognition, virtual reality and artificial intelligence.
By 2030, China is likely to become the world's largest cruise market, with 8 million to 10 million customers each year, according to the China Communications and Transportation Association.
Cruise growth figures in North Asia may seem spectacular but the industry now needs to focus on keeping growth sustainable, experts said at the Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific forum.
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