The ship which sailed from Miami to Ocho Rio, St Ann, on Tuesday morning, February 25, has been ordered to remain at sea over health concerns, the Ministry of Health reported.
The crew member who recently traveled to Asia, developed the virus and has been isolated aboard the vessel.
Passengers boarded on the cruise ship, destined for Jamaica on Tuesday, February 25 from Miami, U.S.A. are currently being quarantined.
They were informed not to be allowed to disembark the ship in Ocho Rios, or any other ports on the island.
The MSC schedule also reported, the MSC Meraviglia would have departed Miami on February 23 and after spending a day in Caribbean Sea, would dock at Ocho Rios Cruise Shipping Pier on February 25 at 9:00 a.m. and depart at 5:00 p.m.
It will continue its journey to the Grand Cayman, then unto Cozumel in Mexico and The Bahamas.
The MSC Meraviglia has a capacity to carry 5,400 passengers and a crew of 1,500.