Virus-hit Diamond Princess exits quarantine in Yokohama

National Mar 26, 2020

Virus-hit Diamond Princess exits quarantine in Yokohama

The Diamond Princess, a cruise ship that captured headlines after an outbreak of COVID-19 among those on board, left a pier in Yokohama port Wednesday after nearly two months of quarantine. The ship is scheduled to be put into service again in mid-May, according to ...

Cruise ships stranded after countries adopt virus measures

World Mar 17, 2020

Cruise ships stranded after countries adopt virus measures

New measures to seal off borders to reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus have left cruise ships stranded in the Caribbean, South America and Europe, with local governments denying permission to disembark as more cases of infected passengers have come to light. Two cruise ...