The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) reports that based on its
monitoring and enforcement actions to date, advertisers of air services
in Canada are now complying with the all-inclusive air price
advertising requirement of new regulations approved in December 2012.
The CTA has now issued a notice to industry stating that it will apply
a stricter approach to the enforcement of the all-inclusive price
requirement and expects advertisers...Full story
MAY 2013: Carnival Corp who has not had a good time of it over
the past year, has lowered its profit forecast for the second half of
2013. The cruise line, which has had a number of high profile
problems since the start of the year, blames the impact of negative
publicity which has caused it to lower prices in order to drive demand.
Isn't this interesting. The company blames - not the problems -
but the fact that those problems were negatively reported.Read more...
CIAO. ADIEU. GOODBYE.
Another cruise line cuts back in Europe
MAY 2013: First Carnival pulled its ships out of Europe in 2014,
now just days later, Regent Seven Seas will follow suit, cancelling
over 20 Mediterranean cruises in late 2014, replacing them with
itineraries in the Americas, South Pacific, Middle East, and South