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SPOTLIGHTS

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ABSOLUTE NAVETTA 48

The maximum use of space is just one aspect of a very well-conceived design, in what might be the best Absolute Navetta yet.

By Mike Ellis

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PRESTIGE 460

Prestige has justifiably dominated the mid-range motor cruiser segment for years, and the 460 is a good example of why.

By Kevin Green

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FOUNTAINE PAJOT ALEGRIA 67

With Alegria 67 as the shipyard’s new flagship, Fountaine Pajot launches a luxury catamaran that is as comfortable sailing as it is welcoming.

By Jean Garel

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SILENT-YACHTS SILENT 55

The hushed arrival of the Silent 55 was largely unheralded but this white catamaran entirely powered by the sun, has much to shout about.

By Kevin Green


SPECIAL FEATURES

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HULLS FOR HIRE

A look at current trends in yacht chartering – in Asia and further afield, through the eyes of three operators: Dream Yacht Charter Australia, Simpson Yacht Charter and Indo Yachts.

By Andrew Dembina

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ASIA BOATING AWARDS 2019

The trophies, the nominations and the partying at Capitol Theatre, Singapore.

 

 FEATURES

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INTERVIEW: ARTHUR TAY

Singapore-based Arthur Tay, founder and Chairman of ONE°15 Marina, discusses his current marina projects in Asia and influences from elsewhere.

By Andrew Dembina

 

In This Issue 537

INSIDE ASIA: SIMPSON MARINE

The Hong Kong-based regional yacht distributor’s founder and managing Director, Mike Simpson recounts client and yacht changes over three decades.

By Mavis Au-Yeung

 

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DESTINATION: FIJI

The Lau Islands, with their weathered limestone forms above water and the teeming marine life beneath, make for perfect cruising.

By Linda Cartlidge