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Royal Caribbean CEO to step down after 33 years

Nov. 09, 2021 17:38 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The CEO of Miami-based Royal Caribbean Group will step down after more than 33 years heading the cruise company, the company announced Tuesday. Richard Fain will retire as CEO in January and will remain chair of its board of directors. Chief Financial...

Port of Los Angeles forecasts 200-plus cruise ship sailings

Nov. 04, 2021 10:35 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Port of Los Angeles expects a major return of cruise ship operations next year. More than 200 sailings are forecast for the 2022 calendar year, the most since 2008, the port said in a statement Wednesday. The first cruise ship...

San Francisco to welcome cruise ships after 19-month hiatus

Oct. 08, 2021 18:46 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cruise ships are returning to San Francisco after a 19-month hiatus brought on by the pandemic in what's sure to be a boost to the city's economy, the mayor announced Friday. The Majestic Princess will sail into the port of San Francisco Monday,...

Space Coast tourism on way to record year, despite pandemic

Sep. 26, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — When the year began, Brevard County’s tourism chief was cautiously optimistic about a comeback for his industry locally. But he never expected to see how strong the recovery has become. Space Coast Office of Tourism Executive Director Peter...

Carnival loses $2.8 billion but sees solid 2022 bookings

Sep. 24, 2021 18:09 PM EDT

Carnival Corp. lost $2.8 billion in the third quarter, but shares rose Friday after the cruise line operator said bookings for the second half of next year are running ahead of 2019 levels. Cruising investors are looking for any glimmer of hope for an industry that has...