Over 82,000 people have taken 'cruises to nowhere' from S'pore

Ms Serene Tan with husband Jingwei Chia and daughter Avery on board Quantum of the Seas.
Ms Serene Tan with husband Jingwei Chia and daughter Avery on board Quantum of the Seas.PHOTO: COURTESY OF SERENE TAN

SINGAPORE - More than 82,000 people have set sail on cruises, with no Covid-19 cases on board since the pilot programme started last year.

Singapore kicked off its "cruises to nowhere" pilot in November, with two operators - Genting Cruise Lines and Royal Caribbean International - given the go-ahead to offer round trips with no ports of call.

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