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Royal Caribbean sees 50 percent increase in cruise tourism in region

Carnival, MSC join Royal Caribbean in extending cruise cancellations amid COVID-19 pandemic

Royal Caribbean International is predicting that its Caribbean cruise tourism business will grow by 50 percent by 2030, with the overall economic benefit reaching six billion dollars. President and chief executive officer, Michael Bayley, told a recent Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) outlook forum that with the region continuing to grow ...

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It’s official: Costa Rica tourism industry wants more Europeans

In just two years Costa Rica went from one to eight European airlines flying directly to San José, Costa Rica’s capital. According to a Costa Rican report seven of the eight companies have started flying to the country in the last two years (Iberia from Spain, British Airways and Thomson Airways ...

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Point of View: US targets Cuba tourism with tighter airline sanctions

France 24 Washington (AFP) The US moved to further hurt Cuba’s vital tourism industry by tightening the ability of the country’s airlines to lease aircraft. The US Department of Commerce said it was revoking existing licenses for US companies leasing aircraft to Cuban carriers, and will deny future applications for ...

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What makes Colombia a great destination for cruise lines

Colombia is showing significant advances in the cruise industry at a global scale. Over the course of 15 years around 35 of the most prestigious cruise lines have reached Colombian coasts, and the number keeps growing. The country has competitive advantages for the cruise lines, which include coasts in the ...

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