VIRUS OUTBREAK

CRUISE ships are being assessed for use as temporary housing for foreign workers who have recovered from Covid-19, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) said on Friday.

[SINGAPORE] Singapore is assessing whether migrant workers who have recovered from coronavirus might be safer on cruise ships than back in dormitories that have become infection hotbeds, despite...

[NEW YORK] Carnival, the world's largest cruise operator, raised US$6.25 billion by issuing new debt and equity on Wednesday, borrowing at a high cost to weather the economic storm of the...

[FORT LAUDERDALE] President Donald Trump said Wednesday that US authorities will evacuate passengers from a stranded cruise ship due to dock in Florida after being barred from several South...

[SYDNEY] Two cruise ships were ordered to leave Australian waters on Thursday, after a liner that docked in Sydney Harbour last week became the primary source of infection for the country's...

THE United States is asking Americans to avoid cruise ships just as it prepares to move more than 3,000 passengers and crew off the Grand Princess vessel off California following an outbreak of...

MEDITERRANEAN resort town Cannes, France's fourth-biggest cruise ship port, will ban the most polluting cruise ships from next year in a bid to boost air quality in the city.