Lebanese police clash with protesters in Beirut

Clashes between protesters and security forces erupted in Beirut on Saturday, in the wake of Tuesday’s huge explosion that devastated the city. The blast came at a time when Lebanon is mired in its worst economic and financial crisis in decades Beirut police fire teargas at protesters demanding justice over explosion Beirut explosion: cruise ship … Read more Lebanese police clash with protesters in Beirut

We are closed! | Norway halts cruise ships from entering ports after COVID outbreak

All Norwegian ports have been ordered to close to cruise ships for 14 days. Authorities earlier ordered a cruise ship to dock in the town of Bodoe – and all 200 passengers to quarantine following an outbreak of coronavirus on board of another liner where 44 cases of COVID were registered. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 … Read more We are closed! | Norway halts cruise ships from entering ports after COVID outbreak

Norway restricts large cruise ship arrivals after recent coronavirus outbreaks

#Norway is to bar all #cruise ships with more than 100 people on board from disembarking at its ports. The move comes after 41 people on a domestically-operated liner tested positive for #COVID-19. The authorities say the ban is for an initial 14 days. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple … Read more Norway restricts large cruise ship arrivals after recent coronavirus outbreaks

Norway restricts cruise ship arrivals after Covid-19 outbreak on vessel

Norway stopped all cruise ships with more than 100 people on board from disembarking at its ports from Monday, after an outbreak of COVID-19 was reported late last week on a ship that had already disembarked at the port of Tromsoe. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 … Read more Norway restricts cruise ship arrivals after Covid-19 outbreak on vessel

What China has been up to under the cover of coronavirus

Global power dynamics are changing, the world order re-shaping; the risk of escalation is everywhere, as further strategic and ideological confrontation looms. This is Xi Jinping’s assertive new nationalism happening. Gone, the “bide your time” deference of pre-superpower status. Welcome to China’s brave new world. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) If you’ve been a little distracted by the … Read more What China has been up to under the cover of coronavirus

Border Force official misread Ruby Princess test results | 7.30

Before the hotel quarantine crisis in Victoria, the Ruby Princess cruise ship debacle was undoubtedly the biggest scandal in Australia’s handling of coronavirus – and the single biggest source of cases. The Federal Government and Border Force say New South Wales Health was responsible for letting almost three thousand people leave the ship, including hundreds … Read more Border Force official misread Ruby Princess test results | 7.30

Russian navy to get hypersonic nuclear weapons: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said the Russian navy will be armed with hypersonic nuclear weapons and underwater nuclear drones. The weapons, some of which have yet to be deployed, include the Poseidon underwater nuclear drone, designed to be carried by submarines, and the Tsirkon (Zircon) hypersonic cruise missile, which can be deployed on surface … Read more Russian navy to get hypersonic nuclear weapons: Putin

Ruby Princess operators face class action after coronavirus outbreak on cruise ship | ABC News

Eight hundred people have joined a class action against the operators of the Ruby Princess over its “misleading and deceptive” conduct surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak in March. Read more here: https://ab.co/32PDhif For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE … Read more Ruby Princess operators face class action after coronavirus outbreak on cruise ship | ABC News

LIVE: Dior presents its cruise collection at the Piazza del Duomo in Italy’s Lecce

Dior presents its cruise collection at the Piazza del Duomo in Italy’s Lecce. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Reuters Follow … Read more LIVE: Dior presents its cruise collection at the Piazza del Duomo in Italy’s Lecce

Kunqu Opera staged on river cruise in E China

A Kunqu Opera performance was staged on a cruise ship on the Huangpu River of east China’s Shanghai Municipality last Saturday as part of the grand finale of the first Shanghai Nightlife Festival. During the two-hour cruise, the artists presented the charm of the opera to the audiences, who also enjoyed the night view of … Read more Kunqu Opera staged on river cruise in E China

Will Covid-19 bring cruise ship holidays to an end?

When the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) announced that it was advising against all international cruise ship travel, it sent shockwaves through an industry worth around £10bn a year to the UK economy. The suspension of cruising has already affected an estimated 14,000 jobs, but how long can the industry survive without cruise ships heading … Read more Will Covid-19 bring cruise ship holidays to an end?

Invasive Seaweed Smothers One of the World’s Most Remote Reefs

Researchers say a recently discovered species of seaweed is killing large patches of coral on once-pristine reefs and is rapidly spreading across one of the most remote and protected ocean environments on earth. A study from the University of Hawaii and others says the seaweed is spreading more rapidly than anything they’ve seen in the … Read more Invasive Seaweed Smothers One of the World’s Most Remote Reefs

Film fans cruise into drive-in movie resurgence | ABC News

One of the industries hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic is film, but the closure of cinemas is an unexpected boon for the handful of drive-in cinemas left in Australia. In North Queensland, one of them is reeling from a sudden customer surge. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more … Read more Film fans cruise into drive-in movie resurgence | ABC News

Cruise firm hits out at Foreign Office over ‘illogical’ travel advice | ITV News

The decision by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to advise UK holidaymakers against travelling on cruise ships has been branded “illogical” by a travel firm. Read more: https://bit.ly/38MjrFn • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • Get breaking news and more stories at http://www.itv.com/news Follow ITV News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/itvnews/ Follow ITV News … Read more Cruise firm hits out at Foreign Office over ‘illogical’ travel advice | ITV News