Edition 1/2016
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on Friday, two famous cruise ships will open the cruise year 2016 by calling at the Port of Hamburg, with Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria mooring in Hamburg. A total of 160 calls by 33 different cruise ships are expected in the current year, bringing more than 640,000 passengers to the Elbe city. Even though only a few days young, the cruise year 2016 has already set sails for a new record.

This news and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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