You would have expected the Ruby Princess debacle to cripple the cruise business and switch off even its greatest fans. But that actually wasn’t the case for the cruisers A Current Affair spoke to. Returning travellers are legally obligated to self-isolate for 14 days, beginning March 26, in case they develop signs and to stop spreading the virus to others. Some provinces and territories have also carried out additional recommendations or enforcement measures to ensure those returning to the realm self-isolate.
For the most important cruise operators, most “resort employees” are employed from less industrialized international locations in Asia, Eastern Europe, the Caribbean, and Central America. While several cruise lines are headquartered within the United States, like most worldwide delivery firms, ships are registered in international locations such as the Netherlands, the UK, the Bahamas, and Panama. The International Labour Organization’s 2006 Maritime Labour Convention, also known as the “Seafarers’ …read more >