Cruise ship crime wave

Glossy images of sun-soaked balconies, glitzy shows, and exotic destinations explain the continued popularity of cruise holidays, but they mask some disturbing statistics on violent crime, sexual assaults, and missing persons Cruise is one of […]

Police intervenes on quarantined Mein Schiff 3

All 2,900 Mein Schiff 3 crew are to remain quarantined onboard the ship anchored in Cuxhaven, Germany. Initially, ship owner TUI Cruises wanted to transfer crew, which have tested negative for the virus, to sister […]

Tanker rates boom amid COVID-19

The tanker market is thriving amid COVID-19, despite several sectors of the maritime industry being severely impacted by port closures and falls in demand caused by the pandemic. “The sector everyone is talking about at […]

COVID-19 hits another Carnival cruise ship

Officials in Japan’s Nagasaki Prefecture have confirmed that 33 crew members on the cruise ship Costa Atlantica have tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) after coming down with a fever. The ship arrived […]