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Nov 21, 2014, 12:40 ET
Dr Zinan Liu (l) presents the 2014 Rama Rebbapragada Award to Kelvin Tan (r).

Kelvin Tan named recipient of the 2014 Rama Rebbapragada Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Cruise Industry in Asia

 The 2014 Rama Rebbapragada Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Cruise Industry in Asia was presented last night during the Cruise...

Nov 14, 2014, 10:36 ET

Figureheads from the world's leading cruise lines head to Hong Kong

In less than a week, cruise industry professionals from around the world will be heading to the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition...

Oct 08, 2014, 22:00 ET
From left: Bruce Krumrine, Vice President, Shore Operations, Princess Cruises, and John Tercek, VP, Commercial & New Business Development, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, Member of the CLIA Global Ports Committee (PRNewsFoto/Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific)

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Offers Complimentary Infrastructure Workshop to Help Drive Cruise Market Forward

In an effort to help drive forward the port infrastructure and development within the Pan-Asia cruise region, UBM, the organizer of Cruise Shipping...

Sep 09, 2014, 23:00 ET

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific to Offer Travel Agent Training at Leading Annual Cruise Event

 In an ongoing effort to impart the value and revenue potential of the global cruise market to the callow Asian travel agent community, Cruise...

Aug 18, 2014, 07:00 ET
Rama Rebbapragada (PRNewsFoto/Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific)

Second Annual "Rama Rebbapragada Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Cruise Industry in Asia" Accepting Nominations for Extraordinary Recipient

Drawing on the success of the inaugural award at last year's Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific event, UBM, organizers of the show, are now accepting...

Aug 06, 2014, 03:00 ET

Lineup of Leading Industry Speakers Announced for 2014 Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Conference

 As it enters its fourth edition, Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific presents the most prominent voices in the Asia cruise market to lead the...

Jun 23, 2014, 01:00 ET

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific 2014 Conference to Feature Comprehensive Sessions

UBM, organizers of Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific, slated for November 20-21, 2014, presents the 2014 conference program for the event's fourth...

Jun 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Visitor Registration for Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific 2014 Opens Today

 Conference delegate and visitor registration for the 2014 Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference and exhibition is now open. The world's only...

Apr 09, 2014, 02:00 ET

SAVE THE DATE: Fourth Annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Set for November 20-21, 2014

 UBM plc, organizers of the annual Cruise Shipping Miami event, are set to stage the fourth annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference and...

Oct 09, 2013, 14:21 ET

Ong Huey Hong of Singapore Tourism Board First Recipient of the Rama Rebbapragada Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Cruise Industry in Asia

 Michael Bayley, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises presented the inaugural Rama Rebbapragada Award for Outstanding Contribution to the...

Oct 06, 2013, 20:00 ET

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Expecting Significant Rise in Attendance

 UBM, owners and organizers of the Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference and exhibition, anticipate a strong increase in attendance at the...

Sep 24, 2013, 10:09 ET

Cruise Industry Leaders to Participate in Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Forum

 The conference portion of the third annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific event, slated for October 9-10, 2013 kicks off with the State of the...

Sep 17, 2013, 05:00 ET

Singapore Cruise Centre to be Gold Sponsor at Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific

 Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific welcomes Singapore Cruise Centre as the Gold Sponsor for the 2013 conference and tradeshow, taking place Oct...

Sep 11, 2013, 14:46 ET
Rama Rebbapragada.  (PRNewsFoto/Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific)

Cruise Industry Legend Rama Rebbapragada Honored at Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific

 Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific proudly introduces the inaugural Rama Rebbapragada Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Cruise Industry in...

Sep 09, 2013, 10:00 ET

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Extends Early Bird Registration Discount through September 20th

 Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific has extended the early-bird discount of $100 off delegate badge registration until September 20, 2013.  The...

Sep 03, 2013, 09:21 ET

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific to Offer Travel Agent Training at Annual Cruise Event

 In an ongoing effort to impart the value and revenue potential of the global cruise market to the relatively new Asian travel agent community,...

Jun 24, 2013, 17:15 ET

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Offers Exhibitors Entry into the Staggering Growth in Ship Refurbishment and Repair Sector

The third annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference and trade show, presented by UBM Live, the organizers of the annual Cruise Shipping Miami...

Sep 18, 2012, 11:09 ET

Second Annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific Called a Success by Conference and Exhibition Participants

 The second edition of Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific closed today, September 18, with participants — cruise line representatives and...

Sep 17, 2012, 13:30 ET

Taipei Goodwill Team Seeks Slice of Asia Cruise Shipping Onshore Excursion Market with 'Taipei Tastes Great' Promotion

Competition in Asia's cruise shipping sector is white-hot, and taking note of its continued high potential for growth, the Taipei City...

Sep 17, 2012, 09:21 ET

State of Asia Cruise Industry Panel Opens Second Annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific

 The second annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific opened today at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre in Singapore with a panel of top cruise line...