Posts Tagged ‘NCL Corporation / NCLH’

Norwegian splits EMEA function into two markets

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Norwegian Cruise Line, the contemporary market unit in the Norwegian Cruise Line Holding, Ltd group, said it is splitting its Europe Middle East Africa (EMEA) business into two markets. (

Apollo, Genting Hong Kong and TPG continue to sell shares in Norwegian

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Apollo Global Management, LLC, the Genting Hong Kong owned Star NCLC Holdings Ltd. and certain funds affiliated with TPG Global, LLC intend to sell 15 million shares in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings lts, the world’s third largest cruise shipping company. (

Norwegian Cruise CEO Says Cuba Sailings Are Selling Strong

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Norwegian’s results are more evidence that the cruise industry is booming despite the downturn in the up-and-coming China market. By using language like “the stars aligned,” however, executives sound like they’re trying to lower expectations that the good luck will stick around. (

Cruise Lines 2017 Q2 Breakdown: Big Gains, Norwegian Delivers

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Cruise Industry News takes a look at the financial performance of the “big three” following the second quarter of 2017.

Port of Seattle and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings open renovated cruise terminal at Pier 66

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

The Port of Seattle and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) showcased the new Bell Street Cruise Terminal at the Port’s Pier 66 building in a grand celebration today, May 23. (more…)

Cruise Lines Q1 2017: Royal Caribbean Outperforms Rivals

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Cruise Industry News takes a look at the financial performance of the “big three” following the first quarter of 2017.

Alibaba Enters China Cruise Market in Partner Deal with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings

Friday, May 5th, 2017

“The two companies will leverage Norwegian’s expertise in providing exceptional vacation experiences and its innovative and award-winning cruise offerings along with Alibaba’s unparalleled insights into the wants and needs of the Chinese consumer to deliver the cruise industry’s most-customized product for the local China market,” said a press release. (

PortMiami Set to Develop New Terminal for Norwegian

Friday, May 5th, 2017

The Norwegian Epic at MiamiPortMiami is moving forward to construct a brand new $100 million cruise terminal (Terminal B) for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, which will get preferential use of the terminal. The new Terminal B will be able to handle two megaships, according to a resolution approved by Miami-Dade county. (

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Releases 2016 Environmental Report

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH), a leading global cruise company which operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands, today (24 Apr.) released its 2016 Environmental Report and unveiled its global environmental program, ‘Sail & Sustain’, in observance of Earth Day. (

CCYIA and Norwegian Ink Memorandum of Understanding

Friday, March 24th, 2017

The China Cruise and Yacht Industry Association (CCYIA), which oversees the cruise business in China, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings. (

Global Eagle and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Enter Strategic Partnership Agreement

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. has signed a multi-year strategic partnership agreement with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) to enhance internet and entertainment services across its Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) brand’s fleet of 14 ships. (

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Reports 2017 Booked Position at Historic High

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) just became the latest cruise company to report a strong start to 2017, describing its 2017 booked position as a “historic high.” That’s from its new earnings report for the fourth quarter and full year 2016, which the line just released. (

Norwegian to Design 2019 Newbuild for China

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

The Norwegian Joy (Artist impression courtesy NCL)Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings will design its 2019 newbuild for the Chinese market, according to President and CEO Frank del Rio, speaking on the company’s fourth quarter and full-year earnings call on Wednesday, Feb 22. (

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. (

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Names Stella David to Its Board of Directors

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings announced that Stella David will be appointed to its Board of Directors as a new independent member, as of January 1, 2017. (

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Proposed $700,000,000 Debt Offering

Monday, December 5th, 2016

NCL Corporation, a subsidiary of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, announced that it is proposing to sell $700.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2021 in a private offering that is exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933. (

NorthStar Point of Sale System for Harvest Caye

Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Custom Business Solutions (CBS) announced it had installed its NorthStar point-of-sale system on Harvest Caye, Norwegian Cruise Line Holding’s newest private destination. (

Norwegian Reports 2016 Q3 Earnings

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

The Norwegian Epic at MiamiNorwegian Cruise Line Holdings reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016, and provided guidance for the fourth quarter and full year 2016. (

Landry & Kling Names Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings MICE Partner of the Year

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH), parent company of Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Oceania Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line, has been named the winner of Landry & Kling’s first “MICE Cruise Line Partner of the Year” award. (

Italian Media: Fincantieri About to Land Norwegian Ship Order

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Italian media reports claim that Fincantieri is poised to land a major ship order from Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings., an online Italian newspaper based in Milan, reports that the order will be for six megaships with deliveries of the 130,000-ton vessels starting in 2022. (

Del Rio: ‘Better Product and Better Earnings on All Three Brands’

Monday, September 26th, 2016

“One of the advantages of running a small cruise line, like we do, with just 25 ships, is that we can still share ideas and implement the best practices in a very simplistic, non-bureaucratic manner,” said Frank del Rio, president and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH), in a press conference at China Cruise Shipping. (

Norwegian pushes the boat out in China with Joy

Monday, September 26th, 2016

The Norwegian Joy (Artist impression courtesy NCL)Not wanting to be overshadowed by its bigger competitors, at the China Cruise Shipping Conference and Expo (CCS 11) Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, Ltd (NCLH) is pushing its boat out, relentlessly promoting its brands and showcasing its new ship, the Norwegian Joy, to the Chinese market. (

Frank Del Rio Acquires More Shares of Norwegian

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

With Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) stock prices just off a 52-week low, President and CEO Frank Del Rio acquired more NCLH common stock, according to an August 31, 2016 filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (

Carnival, Royal and Norwegian at Odds Over Caribbean Capacity

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Second quarter earnings calls from Carnival Corporation, Royal Caribbean Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings painted a differing picture of Caribbean capacity concerns. (

Norwegian group’s second quarter net profit falls on higher operating costs

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, Ltd, (NCLH) the world’s third largest cruise shipping group, has reported a fall in second quarter net profit on higher operating expenses, but the profit rose in the first half of the year. (

Oceania Cruises Close to Cuba Approval

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Cuba, Havana: Plaza de la Catedral de San Cristobal (Photo credit Gorupdebesanez at Cruise Line Holdings is close to getting permission to sail to Cuba, the company’s president and CEO says. Oceania’s Regatta would sail in Cuba by the end of the year, and Mariner would start sailing itineraries there in 2017. (

NCLH To Implement Life Cycle Catering Management

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Life Cycle System (LCS) by DL Services has announced that its catering equipment management system has been chosen by Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) to provide their web-based services to the 22 ships in the NCLH fleet under the company’s three brands. (

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Earnings Up 27 Percent for 2015

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq: NCLH) reports that its earnings rose 27 percent for 2015. The company has released its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2015. (

Norwegian Expands International Leadership Team

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings announced three key appointments to the company’s international leadership team. (

Norwegian Update on Escape, China, Cuba and More

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

Speaking onboard the Norwegian Escape, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings President and CEO Frank Del Rio said the company could not leave room for mistakes in 2017 when it dedicates its next newbuild to the Chinese market. (

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Posts Higher Yields and Expenses for 3rd Quarter

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH), reported third quarter 2015 earnings. Adjusted earnings per share (EPS) improved 22 percent to $1.35 per share. (

Norwegian Opens Australia Office

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has marked the opening of the company’s first office the Pacific Region, with a new sales and marketing centre based in Sydney, Australia. (