Onboard a Carnival Vista ship, 26 crew members and one passenger tested positive for COVID-19. They were sailing from Galveston, Texas, to Belize.
Florida's vaccine-passport ban stopped Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings from protecting staff and customers, it said.
Starting July 31, unvaccinated guests who don't show proof of travel insurance won't be allowed on Carnival's cruises and won't receive a refund.
The evacuees most have received a vaccination before they board the cruise ships, the prime minister has said.
Carnival’s latest cruise ship, the Mardi Gras, will begin sailing this April. The cruise ship has a roller coaster, several water slides, and eateries by celebrities like Guy Fieri and Shaquille O’Neal. “Notwithstanding the delays related to the pandemic, there is tremendous enthusiasm and pent-up demand for this ship,” Christine […]
Carnival Cruise Line is laying off some of its crew members, its second round of layoffs this year. A report over the weekend said the number was in the thousands, but Carnival said that number wasn’t accurate and it was only cutting a “small number” of positions. “Carnival Cruise Line […]
Carnival Corp. started out 2020 with high hopes for smooth sailing, in terms of its finances. But the largest cruise company has found itself facing unprecedented challenges thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Three highly publicized and fatal COVID-19 outbreaks occurred on Carnival vessels: the Diamond Princess, the Grand Princess, and […]
Royal Caribbean, Carnival, and Norwegian Cruise Line all leaped at least 10% on Wednesday as hopes for a coronavirus vaccine and smooth reopening lifted sentiment around the ailing sector. The gains form a healthy streak for the companies, which all closed at least 12% higher on Tuesday. Cruise stocks were […]
The coronavirus pandemic has proved catastrophic for the cruise business. The entire industry has been forced to effectively suspend operations after a number of highly publicized COVID-19 outbreaks onboard ships like the Diamond Princess. But an avid community of frequent cruisers has remained eager to return to the ships whenever […]
Carnival Corporation has paid millions of dollars in fines over the years for violating environmental regulations. Carnival is the parent company of major cruise lines like Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, P&O Cruises, and Holland America. Those cruise lines have all come under scrutiny over pollution since the 1990s. “We […]
Carnival Cruise Line is adopting protective protocols amidst the ongoing coronavirus epidemic. The cruise line’s sister line Princess Cruises, which is also owned by Carnival Corp, shuttered operations for two months after two of its ships were quarantined due to COVID-19 outbreaks. Prospective Carnival Cruise Line passengers who have been […]
Princess Cruises last week announced a data breach involving customers’ personal, financial, and health data, as first reported by TechCrunch. Princess said it discovered the breach – which occurred between April and July 2019 -in late May of that year, nearly a year ago. The cruise line has had a […]
Princess Cruises is shuttering operations for two months in response to the coronavirus. Prospective customers of Princess or its parent company the Carnival Corporation took to Twitter to react to the news. Other posters discussed what the COVID-19 pandemic means for their own vacation plans. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Carnival Cruise Line is offering passengers up to $US200 worth of extra credit if they keep their bookings through May 31. Guests who choose to keep their bookings will receive the money as onboard credits, which function like money and can be used on drinks, excursions, and other purchases on […]
Carnival shares tumbled as much as 15% on Thursday after the firm announced a second coronavirus-related lockdown on one of its ships. The cruise line has now erased nearly half of its market value since the coronavirus outbreak began. The company issued a partial lockdown of passengers on its Grand […]
A Carnival Cruise Line passenger is in critical condition after falling on the CarnivalValor cruise ship, the US Coast Guard said in a press release on Tuesday. The 23-year-old male passenger suffered “multiple significant injuries,” from the fall, the Coast Guard said. He was sitting on a railing on one […]
Carnival Cruise Line‘s Carnival Fantasy cruise ship received a failing sanitation score after a July 18 inspection by the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Fantasy received a score of 77 points out of 100. A score below 86 points is considered unsatisfactory by the CDC. “The results […]