Following the release of the ‘Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014’ report, which showed record numbers of billionaires, SuperyachtNews.com spoke with CEO Mykolas Rambus on how luxury spending habits may benefit the superyacht industry.
Dutch shipyard Icon Yachts has announced its appointment to complete the conversion of 73m 'Legend' (formerly 'Giant') into an explorer charter yacht, which features a design by Diana Yacht Design.
The small Adriatic country of Montenegro continues its luxury development expansion, with SuperyachtNews.com visiting three emerging superyacht hubs in the region including Porto Montenegro, Lustica Bay and Dukley Gardens and Marina.
Following a new decree entering into force on 12 September, the Italian nautical industry body, UCINA, has announced that marina resorts in Italy are now eligible for a VAT rate of 10 per cent, reduced from 22 per cent, in line with the benefits already afforded to other hospitality sectors in the country. The ruling, however, is limited to the end of 2014.
The Superyacht Group is unveiling a new suite of Superyacht Index packages that will allow companies to publish the own news directly onto our portfolio of websites.
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Superyacht outfitter, Johnathan Fawcett will celebrate its 20th year of exhibiting at the Monaco Yacht Show when the 2014 edition begins. More
MYBA will mark its 30th birthday with an invite-only celebration on 20 September in Antibes More
Raytheon Anschütz will exhibit its Synapsis integrated navigation system in Monaco, which the company claims is the first IMO-compliant system of its kind. More
Superyacht Australia will be present at the Monaco Yacht Show, alongside a number of Australian companies, to promote the region. More
Evac Oy's new Optima 5 toilet, to be exhibited in Monaco, apparently features a silent flush. More
The 112m Project Palo Alto is to be built by Lürssen in time for Spring 2018. More
Burgess has announced a fleet of 11 superyachts will be exhibited at the Monaco Yacht Show for sale. More
Maritime Skills Academy, established by Viking Recruitment, has provided SuperyachtNews.com with renders of the first phase of the crew training school's construction. More
Vilanova Grand Marina will sponsor the Captains' Dinner at the Yacht Club de Monaco, taking place during the show. More
Camper & Nicholsons, with its in-house Crew Coach Alison Rentoun, has launched the second in its series of virtual online leadership courses - the ‘Dream Teams’ training package. More
Vilanova Grand Marina-Barcelona is once again preparing an event for crewmembers with the Vilanova October Crew Party, to be held 23 October 2014 in Barcelona. Past editions of the event have seen a great attendance by captains and crewmembers of th More
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