The Costa Fortuna cruise ship near Phuket, Thailand. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Malaysia imposes blanket ban on cruise ships after Costa Fortuna turned away

  • In recent days, both Malaysia and Thailand barred the Costa Fortuna cruise ship – carrying about 2,000 people, including dozens of Italians – from docking
  • Local Penang politician told media that Costa Fortuna would now chart a course for neighbouring Singapore
Topic |   Coronavirus Malaysia
The Costa Fortuna cruise ship near Phuket, Thailand. Photo: AP
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