cruise ships

Oceanliners cruise to better results

Jul 31, 2015
Royal Caribbean's second quarter earnings beat expectations.
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Carnival Corp. & Plc's Glory cruise ship stands docked prior to departure at the Port of Miami.

Carnival Corp. aims for a new set of customers

Nov 19, 2014
The cruise company wants the public’s help through social media.
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Fishermen tie up their wooden boat next to a cruise liner in St John's Harbour in St John's Antigua.

Cruise ship comeback still tied up in port

Nov 3, 2014
The industry was hurt by the recession and a series of disasters at sea.
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Alaska moves to regulate cruise ship kickbacks

Aug 20, 2013
Alaska is the first state to crack down on so-called 'port lecturers' who try to steer cruise ship passengers to shop in specific stores on ports of call.
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Carnival Cruises changes captain

Jun 25, 2013
Carnival relieves its longtime CEO of his CEO-ship. Overall the company, which includes several lines, is making a profit. Carnival Cruise, which has had all the mishaps, is suffering.
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Is Carnival's 'Triumph' cruise ship forever besmirched?

Jun 13, 2013
Carnival's sullied cruise ship Triumph relaunches today. Can the ship bounce back after its public relations disaster earlier this year?
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Worst cruise ever: Can I sue?

Feb 15, 2013
Probably not, say lawyers, unless you've suffered physical injury. As a gesture of goodwill, Carnival is offerering a full refund, a voucher for a future trip, and $500.
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Cruise ships: A luxury for the rest of us

Jan 25, 2013
Royal Caribbean president and CEO Adam Goldstein tells Marketplace who's taking cruise vacations and why.
Posted In: cruise ships, Royal Caribbean, luxury, vacations, Travel