Pe­nang up­grade

Cruise Weekly - - NEWS -

ROYAL Caribbean Cruises has en­tered into a joint ven­ture with Pe­nang Port to up­grade Swet­ten­ham Pier Cruise Terminal in Ge­orge­town, Pe­nang.

The US$35m project will ex­tend the ex­ist­ing berths from 400m to 688m, al­low­ing the terminal to dock two cruise ships car­ry­ing over 4,900 pax at any one time.

Plans in­clude spa­ces for tour buses to ease the flow of traf­fic in the ar­eas around the cruise terminal and im­proved ac­ces­si­bil­ity for the aged and phys­i­cally chal­lenged through­out the terminal.

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