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Tourism Sustainability Award to Global Ports Holding. Award conferred to Stephen Xuereb, Global Ports Holding’s COO and Global Ports Holding

Global Ports Holding Plc (“GPH”), the world’s largest cruise port operator is pleased to announce that Stephen Xuereb, COO of Global Ports Holding was conferred an award for Tourism Sustainability by the Mediterranean Tourism Foundation in his name and on behalf of Global Ports Holding. (more…)

Valletta COVID-19 Cruise Operations Guidelines for a Safe Continuation of Cruising approved: Maltese Authorities give green light to COVID-19 Cruise Operational Guidelines

La Valletta, Malta. Prinsendam, MSC Splendida and MSC Musica (Image by Custom Aerial Photos)Valletta Cruise Port together with local authorities and partners has worked on COVID-19 Cruise Operations Guidelines for a Safe Continuation of Cruising in Valletta with the aim of facilitating operations in this transitional phase. (more…)

Port of Valletta welcomes World Explorer

World Explorer – Embarkation Day Malta

Thursday 10th September, the World Explorer sailed into the Grand Harbour of Valletta. Ivan Mifsud, Managing Director of Mifsud Brothers Ltd. (MBL) and his team were at Valletta Cruise Port waiting to welcome Mystic Cruises’ first ship, launched in 2019 by Carla Bruni Sarkozy. (more…)







MSC Grandiosa makes first call to Valletta, Malta

MSC Grandiosa entering at Valletta, MaltaThe Port of Valletta has today (Nov.26) welcomed the first call of MSC Grandiosa, one of the most environmentally-advanced ships at sea. A ceremony has been held on board the stunning 6,334-guest cruise ship to commemorate her maiden call to her port of registry and to conduct the traditional exchange of crests between the ship’s Command and local authorities. (more…)

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Valletta hosts its first ever cruise ship naming ceremony: Seabourn names its newest cruise ship on Friday May 11

Ultra-luxury cruise line Seabourn has introduced its newest vessel, Seabourn Ovation, with the first ever cruise ship naming ceremony held at the Valletta Grand Harbour, Malta on Friday May 11. Seabourn along with local representatives Valletta Cruise Port, Malta Tourism Authority and Mifsud Brothers Ltd, and a host of local stakeholders, worked on a line-up of celebratory events to mark this day. (more…)

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Cruise-and-fly takes off on Thursday in Malta

Malta. La Valletta Prinsendam, MSC Splendida and MSC Musica (Image by Custom Aerial Photos)Cruise and Fly holidays allow passengers to fly from their choice of destination to Malta, where they are immediately transferred to their awaiting cruise ship at the Grand Harbour. (timesofmalta.com)

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