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Apr 22, 2015, 12:30 ET
MSC Divina, one of MSC Cruises' most ultra-modern and elegant cruise ships, will sail year-round from Miami starting November 2015.

MSC Cruises Continues Expansion In North America

 MSC Cruises, the world's fourth largest cruise line and largest privately-owned cruise company, announced that when MSC Divina – one of...

Apr 20, 2015, 12:50 ET
Marked by a steel cutting ceremony today in Saint-Nazaire, work is now underway for the first of MSC Cruises' $5.4 billion, 7-ship investment plan to double its capacity by 2020. Pictured from left to right: Jean-Yves Jaouen, Senior Vice President of Operations, STX France; Gianni Onorato, Chief Executive Officer, MSC Cruises; Pierfrancesco Vago, Executive Chairman, MSC Cruises; Laurent Castaing, General Manager, STX France

MSC Cruises' First Next Generation Ship Named "MSC Meraviglia," As First Steel Is Cut At STX France

MSC Cruises, the world's largest privately-owned cruise company, marked a key milestone in its $5.4 billion growth plan today as the first...

Mar 18, 2015, 20:44 ET

Statement From MSC Cruises Regarding Situation In Tunis - 8:30 PM

 MSC Cruises extends its deepest sympathies to the families and loved ones of the victims of today's tragic events in Tunis. MSC Cruises...

Mar 18, 2015, 19:26 ET

Statement from MSC Cruises regarding situation in Tunis

With respect to the tragic events that are currently unfolding in Tunis, MSC Cruises confirms the following: One of our ships, MSC Splendida was...

Mar 17, 2015, 19:00 ET
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MSC Cruises Reveals First Details Of New, Ultramodern "Seaside" Class Ship

 MSC Cruises, the largest privately-owned cruise company in the world, announced today that the first of its next generation "Seaside" class of...

Feb 02, 2015, 11:18 ET
Bride poses for pictures on board the stunning MSC Divina

MSC Cruises Enhances Wedding Program In The Caribbean

 Couples sailing aboard the ultramodern MSC Divina, one of MSC Cruises' largest and most elegant ships, can now legally say "I Do,"  with...

Jan 22, 2015, 10:42 ET
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MSC Cruises Launches New, Free, Interactive Mobile App

 MSC Cruises has launched a new, interactive, mobile app for iOS and Android devices that allows vacationers to easily explore the...

Jan 05, 2015, 10:46 ET

MSC Cruises Launches Its 'Greatest Cruise Sale Ever'

MSC Cruises, the fastest growing cruise line in the world with a fleet of 12 ultramodern ships, is celebrating "Wave Season" by providing guests...

Dec 15, 2014, 11:35 ET
MSC Cruises' executives awarded winners of MSC's FIAT giveaway sweepstakes a brand new FIAT 500c POP - the ultimate holiday gift - on Saturday, Dec. 13 in Miami, Fla. Winners are travel agent David Huff and MSC guest Rockne Green. Seen from Left to Right: Ken Muskat, executive vice president of sales, PR & guest services for MSC Cruises USA; David Huff, travel agent winner from Avenues to Travel, Ltd. accompanied by Saundra Huff; Rockne Green, MSC guest winner accompanied by Wilmet McDonnell…

MSC Cruises Gives Away Ultimate Holiday Gift

 Just in time for the holidays, during a ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 13,  MSC Cruises awarded winners of the FIAT giveaway sweepstakes...

Dec 08, 2014, 12:21 ET

2015 Themed Cruises On MSC Divina Revealed

MSC Divina, one of the most elegant and ultramodern ships sailing from Miami to the Caribbean – is offering travelers a series of themed...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:31 ET

MSC Cruises' Deals Get Even Better With Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales

MSC Cruises is getting a head start on Black Friday and Cyber Monday with a special sale starting today and lasting through Monday, Dec. 1. The...

Oct 30, 2014, 09:56 ET

MSC Cruises And The LEGO Group Partner To Create Ultimate LEGO Experience At Sea

 MSC Cruises and the LEGO Group have joined forces to bring children and families the ultimate LEGO Experience at sea, including LEGO®...

Oct 21, 2014, 11:04 ET

MSC Divina Celebrates The Holiday Season Caribbean Style

This holiday season, MSC Cruises is encouraging guests to take the break they deserve with a 7-night escape on the stunning MSC Divina, one of the...

Oct 15, 2014, 12:08 ET

MSC Cruises Unveils Air/Land/Sea Vacation Package Deals For 2015 MSC Divina Mediterranean Sailings

 MSC Cruises is offering inclusive air/land/sea vacation package deals for guests looking to sail on MSC Divina, the line's largest and most...

Sep 29, 2014, 11:07 ET

MSC Cruises Launches New 'Inclusive Experiences'

 MSC Cruises, one of the fastest growing cruise lines in the world, announced today that it has launched Inclusive Experiences, a...

Jul 21, 2014, 14:42 ET

MSC Cruises And Chicco Announce New Partnership

MSC Cruises and Chicco have teamed up to bring even more happiness on vacation with a cruise tailor-made for babies. The brands, two global...

Jul 11, 2014, 13:09 ET

MSC Cruises Becomes The First Ever Cruise Line To Offer 24/7 Pediatric Telemedicine Service On Board

 MSC Cruises has become the first cruise line in the world to offer guests a 24/7 multilingual pediatric telemedicine service on board, through...

May 22, 2014, 08:00 ET
Today MSC Cruises signed a contract with Fincantieri for the construction of two new cruise ships with an option for one more. The new prototype will be named "Seaside" and will be the largest cruise ship ever built by Fincantieri. (PRNewsFoto/MSC Cruises USA)

MSC Cruises And Fincantieri Announce Two New Builds Plus One Option For EUR 2.1 Billion

Today MSC Cruises signed a contract with Fincantieri for the construction of two new cruise ships with an option for one more. The two ships will...

Apr 29, 2014, 12:45 ET

MSC Cruises Expands North American Experience To The Mediterranean In Summer 2015

MSC Cruises is strengthening its commitment to serving the North American market with the deployment of the MSC Divina to the Mediterranean during...

Apr 07, 2014, 10:00 ET

MSC Cruises To Giveaway Free FIAT 500c POP Vehicle To Lucky MSC Divina Passenger

 MSC Cruises teams up with FIAT once again to bring Italian style to North American cruisers with the announcement of a first-ever joint ...