Posts Tagged ‘Dream Cruises’

Dream Cruises Announces Asia’s First All-Inclusive Suite Concept

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises today unveiled a new luxury experience in its Dream Palace Suite and Genting Penthouses aboard the Genting Dream and World Dream. Guests will get an all-inclusive experience with personalized services aboard, in-room and on-land, the company said. (

Genting Hong Kong dealt a bad hand

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

To say that Genting Hong Kong Ltd (Genting HK), in which the Lim family has a controlling 68.87% stake, has seen better days would not be an exaggeration, at least at the moment. Indeed, the company seems to have been dealt a bad hand. (

Genting Cruise Lines and China Southern Airlines Sign Strategic Fly-Cruise Partnership

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Genting Cruise Lines, a division of Genting Hong Kong, and China Southern Airlines, which has the largest air fleet in Asia, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on a strategic fly-cruise partnership in China. (more…)

World Dream Poised to Homeport in Nansha, China

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

When the World Dream debuts for Genting’s Dream Cruises brand later this year, it is set to sail from Nansha, China, following the signing of an agreement between Guangzhou Nansha District Tourism Bureau and Genting Hong Kong. (

CLIA Australasia’s 2017 Master Conference to Be Held onboard the luxury Genting Dream

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia has announced that its 2017 Masters Conference will take place onboard the luxury Genting Dream, cruising from Hong Kong. (more…)

Genting Hong Kong Announces Appointment of Colin Au as Group President of the Company and Kent Zhu as President of Genting Cruise Lines

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Genting Hong Kong Limited (“Genting”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Colin Au as the Group President of the Company with immediate effect and Mr. Kent Zhu as President of Genting Cruise Lines, effective May this year. (more…)

Dream Cruises will launch Little Dreamers a new children’s program

Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Genting Dream, the first and brand new ship of Dream Cruises – Asia’s first-ever luxury cruise line – will launch Little Dreamers this April 2017: a curated programme designed for kids aged 2 to 12 years old who will enjoy a remarkable range of activities while sailing on any cruise of Dream Cruises. (more…)

Genting Hong Kong Invites Japan on a Scenic Journey to the Extraordinary with Star Cruises and Dream Cruises

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Genting Hong Kong invited guests in Japan to experience the ease and convenience of a cruise vacation during a special “Scenic Journey to the Extraordinary” event on 21 February in Tokyo, to launch new homeport deployments, ports of call and fly/cruise opportunities for Star Cruises and Dream Cruises. (more…)

Genting Dream Adds More Onboard Programming

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)In celebration of the International Women’s Day, Dream Cruises said it will ring in the month of March with a series of events inspired by the “Golden Shanghai era in the 1920s, including the first-ever Cheongsam Catwalk at Sea, professional hair and makeup workshops, skincare talks as well as dancing parties to set the mood for everything Shanghai.” (

Genting Hong Kong warns of deep 2016 loss on asset depreciation, start up costs of Dream Cruise and MV-Werften

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Genting Hong Kong, the rapidly expanding Hong Kong based cruise shipping group, has warned that it will report a deep loss for 2016 due to depreciation of assets for sale and start up costs of its dream Cruise premium market brand plus MV-Werften shipyards in Germany. (

Dream Cruises to Sail to Japan

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises today announced summer 2017 cruise itineraries for the Genting Dream. Beginning on April 2, the Genting Dream will set sail from her dual homeports of Hong Kong and Nansha, Guangzhou on five-night voyages to Naha and Miyakojima in Okinawa, Japan. (

Dream Cruises to Homeport “Genting Dream” Year-Round in Singapore

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises, announces its inaugural vessel, Genting Dream, to be home ported year-round in Singapore starting from 3 December 2017. This marks a first for Singapore to host a brand-new and large-scale 151,300-tonne cruise ship year-round. (more…)

Genting Hong Kong Announces Keel Laying For World Dream, 2nd New Ship For Asian Luxury Cruise Line, Dream Cruises

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Executives from Genting Hong Kong and Meyer Werft shipyard celebrated the keel laying of World Dream, the second new ship for Asian luxury cruise line, Dream Cruises, during a special event held in Papenburg, Germany on Tuesday, January 10. (more…)

Join Mermaid Kat Aboard Genting Dream

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

According to Dream Cruises, myth will become a reality for guests on the Genting Dream with the visit of a real mermaid when Mermaid Kat joins the ship for a five-night sailing on Jan. 22. (

Genting Goes with Adonis for Star and Dream Cruises

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

SuperStar Virgo at Hong KongAdonis today announced that Genting Hong Kong will implement the complete Adonis Human Resource Management System for Star Cruises, providing centralized management of HR, payroll and crewing processes to coordinate their offices, agent network and eight ships in their fleet, while maintaining MLC compliance. (

Puan Sri Cecilia Lim Named Godmother for Dream Cruises’ Genting Dream

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises, the first-ever Asian luxury cruise line, has named Puan Sri Cecilia Lim as the Godmother of its new ship Genting Dream. (more…)

Genting Dream Arrives in Hong Kong

Sunday, November 13th, 2016

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises has celebrated the arrival of the Genting Dream to her new homeport in Hong Kong. It is the largest ship to be based in Hong Kong, according to Dream Cruises. (

Dream Cruises select Resco CRM

Friday, November 4th, 2016

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)The Resco CRM, Loyalty and Business Intelligence systems will allow Dream Cruises to service and manage their distinguished passengers and loyalty programme members. (more…)

Dream Cruises To Launch The First-ever Penfolds Flagship Wine Vault At Sea

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises, the first-ever Asian luxury cruise line, today announced a partnership with iconic Australian winemaker Penfolds to bring the world’s first Penfolds Flagship Wine Vault at sea on board Genting Dream, named Penfolds Wine Vault. (more…)

Mumbai Port Trusts plans to boost tourism set sail with cruise liner today

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Promising to make Mumbai the “gateway to international cruise tourism in India”, The Mumbai Port Trust will on Saturday host the Genting Dream, a luxury cruise liner, set to sail with over 2,000 passengers. (

Revised Itineraries for Genting Dream

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises has confirmed revised itineraries for the Genting Dream, which will start revenue service in China’s Pearl River Delta in mid November. (

Genting Dream delivered to Dream Cruises

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Today in Bremerhaven, Meyer Werft handed over the new cruise ship Genting Dream (151,300 GT) to the Asian cruise operator company Dream Cruises. (more…)

Dream Cruises inaugural ship promises a good nights sleep

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Dream Cruises, the first-ever Asian luxury cruise line, announced that guests onboard its inaugural ship Genting Dream can look forward to its luxurious ‘Dream Beds’ concept. (

Unique Dynamic Lighting system by Wärtsilä Funa creates a special look for Dream Cruise’s stunning new cruise ship

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

The Genting Dream (Artist impression courtesy Dream Cruises)Wärtsilä is supplying a special external lighting system for a new cruise ship currently under construction at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. The 150,000 GRT vessel, the “Genting Dream”, has been ordered by Dream Cruises, part of Genting Hong Kong, a global leisure company, based in Asia. (more…)

Genting Hong Kong Announces the River Conveyance of Genting Dream

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Genting Hong Kong announced the official river conveyance of Genting Dream, the newest ship for the Dream Cruises line, that began on Sunday, September 18 in Papenburg, Germany. (more…)

Photos: Genting Dream Begins Conveyance

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Dream Cruises’ new Genting Dream left Meyer Werft shipyard recently and started its journey on the Ems river. The ship will start revenue service for Dream in Asia this coming November, and is the first ship for the new brand owned by Genting Hong Kong. (

Australian chef Mark Best to have restaurant on Genting Dream

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

The Genting Dream (Artist impression courtesy Dream Cruises)Internationally-acclaimed Australian chef Mark Best brings culinary artistry to the table for diners of Genting Dream, the first vessel of Genting Hong Kong’s new Asia-Pacific focused premium market line Dream Cruises, with the announcement of his first restaurant at sea. (

‘Genting Dream’ To Explore Japan’s Island Gems Next Summer

Monday, August 29th, 2016

The Genting Dream (Artist impression courtesy Dream Cruises)Dream Cruises, the first-ever Asian luxury cruise line, today announced its Summer 2017 itinerary for Genting Dream, with the cruise line’s inaugural ship setting sail from Guangzhou to two idyllic destinations in Japan on a 5-night cruise. (more…)

Dream Cruises Launches Branding Campaign

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Dream Cruises is launching a new branding platform for guests with the theme of “The Mermaid’s Dream.” The campaign features a love-story between a mermaid and an astronaut. (

Huge Purpose-Built Chinese Cruise Ship Genting Dream Floated Out

Saturday, August 20th, 2016

The Genting Dream (Artist impression courtesy Dream Cruises)Dream Cruises first ever cruise ship has floated out of its construction hall in Germany for the last fitting out phase. Genting Dream began floating out at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany at around 2:00 PM local time today (19 Aug.). (

Dream Cruises Announces Johnnie Walker House at Sea

Friday, July 29th, 2016

Genting Hong Kong’s Dream Cruises brand continues making announcements ahead of the delivery of the Genting Dream this October. Today (July 28), the brand announced the first-ever Johnnie Walker House at sea onboard the ship, built and tailored for passengers around the theme of so-called “whisky conversations.” (

Dream Cruises To Host The First ‘China’s Got Talent’

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

The Genting Dream (Artist impression courtesy Dream Cruises)Dream Cruises revealed at a trade roadshow that guests onboard Genting Dream, the inaugural cruise ship from Dream Cruises, will be entertained and enthralled by a theatrical representation of the global TV phenomenon ‘China’s Got Talent’ as they cruise the seas. (more…)