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Taiwan sees strong growth in cruise tourism

Taipei - Taiwan: the National Palace MuseumThe number of cruise ships and cruise ship passengers visiting Taiwan in the first seven months of 2017 has shown strong year-on-year growth, transport officials said Friday, adding that the market prospects look good because more cruise liners have been including Taiwanese ports in their home-port operations. (focustaiwan.tw)




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Taiwan-Japan travel sees increasing passenger numbers

Among all international cruise lines, the route between Keelung and Japan in the first three months saw the highest number of passengers at 104,000, up 34 percent year-on-year, which accounted for 72 percent of the total. (focustaiwan.tw)




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Taiwan tapping booming cruise tourism

Eying bright prospects for the cruise business in Taiwan, with growing interest in Asia in the travel model, the central government is striving to provide tailored services for cruise passengers visiting ports in Taiwan, Deputy Transportation Minister Wang Kwo-tsai (王國材) said Tuesday. (focustaiwan.tw)




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Taiwan promoting luxury cruise liner travel

The Taiwan International Ports Corp. (TIPC), a state-run company that is tasked with handling port business, is hoping that Keelung and Kaohsiung can serve as home ports for foreign luxury cruise liners, TIPC President Lee Tai-hsin (李泰興) said Monday. (focustaiwan.tw)




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Asian Countries Introduce Fund to Attract Tonnage

The world’s first-ever “Asia Cruise Fund” was announced at Cruise Shipping Miami 2014. Initiated by the HKTB and the TTB, the regional co-operation fund underlines the commitment of Asian ports to jointly develop cruise tourism. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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