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The world"s first hybrid cruise ship has already resumed cruising — and just reported a coronavirus outbreak. Here"s a look aboard.

Courtesy of Hurtigruten Hurtigruten, a Norwegian expedition cruise company, unveiled the world's first hybrid cruise ship last year. It made its maiden voyage to Antarctica with 450 passengers aboard in Novemb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2020

Cluster Of Coronavirus Cases Reported Aboard Italian Cruise Ship Docked In Nagasaki: Live Updates

Cluster Of Coronavirus Cases Reported Aboard Italian Cruise Ship Docked In Nagasaki: Live Updates.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 22nd, 2020

Key Words: Ben Carson: There is a coronavirus plan, but I don’t want to tell you the coronavirus plan

HUD Secretary Ben Carson refused to get into the specifics on ABC’s “This Week” with regards to how the Trump administration plans to handle the 3,500 passengers aboard a cruise ship that’s been hit with a coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2020

Coronavirus infects 100,000-plus worldwide, 21 cases found on ship off San Francisco

Twenty-one people aboard a cruise ship that was barred from docking in San Francisco have tested positive for coronavirus, U.S. officials said on Friday, adding to the more than 100,000 cases of the fast-spreading illness across the world......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 6th, 2020

Asymptomatic coronavirus cases seem very common – but those people might only be contagious for half as long, new research suggests

Cindy Ord/Getty Images Asymptomatic coronavirus cases appear to be more prevalent than scientists initially thought. A recent study of a cruise ship outbreak found that 80% of passengers who tes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2020

Surprise Cruise Ship Outbreak In Nagasaki Exposes Staggering Negligence

Surprise Cruise Ship Outbreak In Nagasaki Exposes Staggering Negligence The story of the outbreak aboard the "Costa Atlantica" has left many readers amazed by the staggering negligence of both local officials in Nagasaki, as well as th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2020

One of the last cruises at sea now has just 8 passengers left after 4 died of the coronavirus and hundreds abandoned ship. Here"s how a 140-day world tour turned to disaster.

Paul Kane/Getty Images The MV Artania is one of the last cruise ships still at sea today, and is traveling back to Germany with just eight passengers and 75 crew members.   During its 140-day journey around .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2020

Coronavirus triggers $133 million worth of the World Bank"s pandemic bonds, releasing aid to developing nations hammered by the outbreak

STR/AFP via Getty Images The World Bank's pandemic bonds triggered on Friday, The Financial Times reported, releasing $133 million in virus relief aid to develo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 20th, 2020

Navy officers on a coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier wanted to sign a dire letter about the outbreak, but the ship"s captain wouldn"t let them

Jackie Hart/US Navy Senior officers aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier reeling from a coronavirus outbreak offered to sign a revealing letter about the dire si.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2020

Cruise workers on Holland America"s Rotterdam ship say they were forced into a perilous rescue mission of the COVID-19 stricken Zaandam, and now hundreds of crew members are stranded onboard wondering what"s next.

Marco Bello/Reuters When Holland America's MS Zaandam cruise ship was stricken with a coronavirus outbreak onboard, the MS Rotterdam was dispatched to provide aid.  But crew members on the Rotterdam told Business Insider they felt bl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2020

A funeral and a birthday party: CDC traces Chicago coronavirus outbreak to two family gatherings

As health officials around the world push to get more coronavirus patients, some doctors are moving away from using the breathing machines when they can. The reason: Some hospitals have reported... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 9th, 2020

Australian authorities seized the Ruby Princess" black box after a coronavirus outbreak was linked to the cruise ship

James D. Morgan/Getty Images Australian authorities have seized the black box of the Ruby Princess cruise ship, accor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2020

How the Navy"s response to an aircraft carrier"s coronavirus outbreak spiraled out of control and led Trump"s top Navy official to resign

US Navy The Navy reported the first coronavirus cases aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt on March 24. Two weeks later, on April 7, the acting Navy secretary resigned. Here is a timeline of the developments that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 7th, 2020

Here Comes Round Two: China Just Reported The Most New Covid Cases In A Month

Here Comes Round Two: China Just Reported The Most New Covid Cases In A Month Last week we reported that even as the world's attention had shifted to the new global coronavirus outbreak e.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 6th, 2020

Rolls-Royce to ditch targets and suspend dividend due to coronavirus: FT

British aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce will abandon its targets on profits, cash and deliveries, and suspend its dividend, as airlines around the world ground planes due to the coronavirus outbreak, the Financial Times reported late on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2020

One hedge fund has surged 36% this year by betting against cruise lines and airlines depleted by the coronavirus outbreak

Breaking Bad / AMC screencap Valiant Capital Management, a hedge fund led by Chris Hansen, has gained 36% year-to-date through the end of March, The Wall Street Journal's Juliet Chung reported Thursday. In the same timeframe, markets have be.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 2nd, 2020

"My big fear is being carried off this ship in a box instead of walking off": An elderly veteran couple trapped aboard coronavirus-stricken cruise says US should help

Courtesy of Elberta Swan Four passengers aboard the MS Zaandam, a Holland America Line cruise shi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

144 passengers and crew members have fallen ill aboard the stranded Holland America cruise so far, and a coronavirus test is still on the way

CLAUDIO MONGE/AFP via Getty Images Sickness is spreading on the MS Zaandam, a stranded Holland America Line cruise ship, with 144 passengers and crew members fallin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2020

32 cruise ships around the world have been affected by the coronavirus so far, leaving passengers infected, dead, or stranded — see the full list

Noah Berger/AP Photo The cruise ship industry has now .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 25th, 2020

Port of Seattle suspends 2020 Alaska cruise season indefinitely amid public health emergency

The Port of Seattle's decision came after the Centers for Disease Control reported finding traces of coronavirus on one cruise ship a full 17 days after passengers disembarked......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

A new CDC report said the coronavirus was found on surfaces in cabins aboard the Diamond Princess 17 days after passengers disembarked, but that doesn"t necessarily mean it could have infected people

Reuters/Issei Kato A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found traces of the coronavirus in the cabins of the Diamond Princess cruise ship 17 days after passengers disembarked, but before the surfaces were disinfected. Tara C.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 24th, 2020