MSC Cruises has confirmed the naming ceremony for its latest flagship, MSC Virtuosa, will happen in Dubai on November twenty seventh.
Alongside companions Dubai Tourism, DP World and Emirates Airline, the occasion shall be hosted at Mina Rashid (Port Rashid).
The most recent addition to the MSC Cruises fleet derives her identify from the Italian phrase virtuoso and refers back to the grasp craftsmen who designed the ship.
Her naming shall be celebrated with an array of stay leisure and performances awaiting the specifically invited company from all over the world in addition to from throughout the Gulf area.
The event can even be part of the celebrations surrounding the Golden Jubilee of the UAE and shall be staged as Dubai welcomes the world to Expo 2020.
Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chief government of Emirates Airline, stated: “Dubai has charted a powerful and regular course to develop into a world tourism vacation spot and most popular regional cruising gateway.
“The milestone naming ceremony and maiden voyage of MSC Virtuosa from Dubai underscores the belief and confidence that town has earned as an amazing companion for the cruise trade.”
The Golden Jubilee programme will see a number of actions held throughout the United Arab Emirates, celebrating its formation in 1971 and its rise from a small buying and selling port to world vacation spot.
Pierfrancesco Vago, government chairman of MSC Cruises, stated: “We’re extremely proud and honoured to carry the naming ceremony for our cherished flagship and masterpiece MSC Virtuosa in one of the vital sought-after journey locations – Dubai.”