July 31- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, the world's second-largest cruise operator by revenue, raised its full-year profit forecast, citing better-than-expected performance in the Caribbean and China and lower fuel costs. Royal Caribbean, which had cut its full-year forecast in April, on Friday said cruise bookings for the third and fourth quarters were...» Read More
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