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Star Pisces to Drydock in Shenzhen

Star Cruises’ Star Pisces at Ocean Terminal in Hong Kong (Photo credit wikipedia.org)China’s shipyards continue to make inroads into the cruise industry as Star Cruises will drydock the Star Pisces for a 19-day refit period in January at facility in Shenzhen. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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Genting Cruise Lines Pioneers Private Island Cruises In Asia. Star Cruises and Dream Cruises calls on MacLeod Island in Myanmar

The natural beauty of MacLeod Island in MyanmarGenting Cruise Lines, a division of Genting Hong Kong comprising of Star Cruises, Dream Cruises and Crystal Cruises, signed an agreement with Tint Tint Myanmar Group to jointly develop cruise facilities at MacLeod Island to continue expanding its footprint in the region and reaffirm its leading position in the Asian cruise market.




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Star Cruises Celebrates a Decade at the TTG “Travel Hall of Fame”

Mr. Michael Goh, Senior Vice President – International Sales of Genting Cruise Lines (center) receiving the TTG Travel Awards “Travel Hall of Fame” Inductee Award from Mr. Arief Yahya, Minister of Tourism, Republic of Indonesia (left)  together with Mr. Darren Ng, Managing Director, TTG Asia Media (right) at the 28th TTG Travel Awards 2017 Ceremony & Gala Dinner in Bangkok, Thailand on 28 September 2017

Mr. Michael Goh, Senior Vice President – International Sales of Genting Cruise Lines (center) receiving the TTG Travel Awards “Travel Hall of Fame” Inductee Award from Mr. Arief Yahya, Minister of Tourism, Republic of Indonesia (left)  together with Mr. Darren Ng, Managing Director, TTG Asia Media (right) at the 28th TTG Travel Awards 2017 Ceremony & Gala Dinner in Bangkok, Thailand on 28 September 2017

Genting Cruise Lines’ Star Cruises is proud to receive the Travel Trade Gazette’s (TTG) “Travel Hall of Fame” Award at the 28th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand this year, celebrating its ten year induction into the hall of fame in recognition of Star Cruises’ outstanding achievement in winning “Best Cruise Operator in the Asia-Pacific” ten years in a row.




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

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. (scmp.com)




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Star Cruises Announces Superstar Libra’s New Triple Homeports In Kuala Lumpur, Penang And Phuket From September

Star Cruises today announced SuperStar Libra’s latest deployment from 3 September onwards with triple homeports in Kuala Lumpur via Port Klang and Penang in Malaysia, as well as in Phuket, Thailand, with two cruises per week, including the 3-nights Kuala Lumpur (via Port Klang)/Phuket/Penang cruise or the 4-nights Kuala Lumpur (via Port Klang)/Langkawi/Phuket/Penang cruise.




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Genting Hong Kong dealt a bad hand

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. (theedgemarkets.com)




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

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.




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

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.




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Manila now a cruise home port

For the first time ever, families in Manila no longer have to fly to Hong Kong or Singapore to hop on a cruise. Major shipping line Star Cruises announced in a press conference in Manila this week that one of its premier cruise ships for families, Superstar Virgo, has made Manila one of its home ports. (philstar.com)




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Star Cruises Announces flagship SuperStar Virgo’s Homeport in Kaohsiung with Brand-new “Golden Triangle Journey” in 2017

SuperStar Virgo at Hong KongStar Cruises has announced the launch of a new 3-month Kaohsiung homeport deployment of flagship SuperStar Virgo and a 6 Day/5 Night “Golden Triangle Journey”, featuring ports of call in Hong Kong, Manila and Laoag, allowing Taiwanese cruisers the flexibility to embark or disembark in Kaohsiung, Hong Kong or Manila.




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Genting Goes with Adonis for Star and Dream Cruises

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. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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