Posts Tagged ‘Dream Cruises’

Genting Dream Unwraps Holiday Program Lineup In Singapore

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)Dream Cruises, Asia’s Luxury Cruise Line, has announced the new holiday program line-up for Genting Dream, which will arrive at her new homeport at Marina Bay Cruise Centre in Singapore this November. (more…)

Dream Cruises Introduces New Crystal Life Spa Wellness “Journeys”

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Dream Cruises, the Asian luxury cruise brand of Genting Cruise Lines, has launched brand new Crystal Life Spa wellness offerings curated to deliver the ultimate experience of relaxation, fitness and beauty for guests who want to rejuvenate and nourish the body and soul as part of a holistic cruising experience. (more…)

Dream Cruises Partners With Alipay To Launch Full Suite Of Mobile Payments At Sea

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Dream Cruises has partnered with Alipay, the world’s largest online and mobile payment and lifestyle platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, to launch the full suite of mobile payment options at sea, giving guests greater convenience by allowing them the options of spot payment, self-checkout and auto-debit with Alipay or AlipayHK, the newly launched Hong Kong version of Alipay which supports transactions in HKD for Hong Kong users. (more…)

Genting Hong Kong Makes Dreams Come True with Tung Wah Group of Hospitals’ Charity Voyage on Dream Cruises

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Genting Hong Kong co-organized the 2nd Charity Voyage on board Genting Dream, the flagship of Dream Cruises, Asia’s Luxury Cruise Line, with the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals’ (TWGHs). (more…)

Cruise lines bear extra costs and anger in turbulent Hong Kong typhoon season

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Star Cruises’ SuperStar Virgo at Hong Kong (Click to enlarge)Cruise line president Kent Zhu Fuming can hardly be blamed for not wanting to talk about typhoons.He was still reeling from an usually powerful typhoon season in Hong Kong that cost his industry millions of dollars of loss. “Don’t ask me about typhoons. I haven’t rested for the past four weeks,” Zhu said. (

Crowds gather for unveiling of giant World Dream cruise ship as it navigates tiny river on its maiden voyage through the German countryside

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

A giant, brightly painted cruise ship has been seen looming above the German countryside, sending herds of perplexed sheep running as it made its seemingly impossible journey down a narrow river. (

Genting Cruise Lines Begins River Conveyance of World Dream

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Genting Cruise Lines announced the official river conveyance of World Dream, the newest ship for the Dream Cruises fleet. (more…)

Dream Cruises To Set A New World Record For World Dream

Friday, September 15th, 2017

Dream Cruises is making a big splash in the market ahead of the much-awaited arrival of World Dream with a grand kick-off celebration showcasing all the new fun experiences that await guests, and getting everyone to take part in breaking a world record. (more…)

CLIA Australasia’s Masters Conference to cruise on Genting Dream

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

The Genting Dream  (Courtesy Meyer Werft)This Saturday, 29 travel agents from across Australia and New Zealand will set sail on Dream Cruises Genting Dream for Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia’s 2017 Masters Conference. (more…)

Genting Cruise Lines Celebrates Float Out Of Dream Cruises’ New Ship, World Dream, at Meyer Werft

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Genting Cruise Lines celebrated the float out of its newest cruise ship, Dream Cruises’ World Dream, on Saturday, 26 August  at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. This milestone also marked the unveiling of World Dream’s new hull artwork by renowned London-based, Shanghainese artist, Jacky Tsai. (more…)

Dream Cruises’ World Dream leaves the building dock at Meyer Werft

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

The second cruise ship for Dream Cruises, the World Dream, will leave MEYER WERFT’s covered building dock on Saturday, 26 August 2017. Extensive tests of the safety systems have been carried out in recent weeks, together with machine and equipment trials as well as interior completion. (more…)

Dream Cruises’ World Dream To Make Her Debut In China This November

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Genting Cruise Lines is set to launch World Dream, Asia’s newest luxury cruise ship from Dream Cruises, this November at her dual homeports in Hong Kong and Guangzhou (Nansha) to continue to grow the Pearl River Delta cruise industry and provide fly/cruise options for the region with new itineraries to Vietnam and the Philippines. (more…)

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. (