Marina Bay Cruise Centre to expand as regional traffic grows

The departure area at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre.
The departure area at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
An aerial view of the Marina Bay Cruise Centre.
An aerial view of the Marina Bay Cruise Centre. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
The Genting Dream docked at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre on Aug 24, 2018.
The Genting Dream docked at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre on Aug 24, 2018. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
Disembarking passengers collect their luggage at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre on Aug 24, 2018.
Disembarking passengers collect their luggage at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre on Aug 24, 2018. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN

More berths needed as Marina Bay terminal is set to receive over one million passengers a year

The Marina Bay Cruise Centre (MBCC) could see its capacity double, as Singapore positions itself to capture a growing share of a booming industry which is still nascent in the region.

Just six years after the first ship called at the Marina Bay facility, the authorities are discussing major expansion plans, The Sunday Times has learnt.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 02, 2018, with the headline 'Cruise centre to expand as regional traffic grows'. Print Edition | Subscribe