Crystal Cruises has announced that it has laid off all of its 238 staff and closed its Miami office. The luxury cruise operator which has been in the news recently due to its ships being pursued by federal agents through Bahamian waters due to $4.6 million in unpaid fuel bills, revealed that top executives, managers and staff members in Miami had been laid off permanently. The news was confirmed when they filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act with Florida authorities.
“We are taking the action because we will be undertaking an assignment for the benefit of creditors, or seeking similar relief,” Crystal said in a letter last to week addressed to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, and Miami Mayor Francis Suarez.
Interim president and CEO Jack
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