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Coronavirus: is this the end of the line for cruise ships?

Operators aim to rebuild trust with health measures but still face calls to improve conditions for their crews

It has survived norovirus, Sars and Mers, as well as regular outbreaks of gastroenteritis and legionnaires disease. But coronavirus has dealt the cruise ship industry what looks like a crippling blow. The 338 ships that make up the industry’s fleet are docked. Carnival, the world’s largest cruise company, is haemorrhaging $1bn a month to maintain…

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