Posts Tagged ‘Carnival Corporation & plc’

Two Carnival Corporation Ocean Media TV Programs Receive Parents’ Choice Awards

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that two of its four Ocean Media TV programs – “Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin” and “The Voyager with Josh Garcia” — have been awarded Parents’ Choice Approved Seals by the Parents’ Choice Foundation. (more…)

Carnival Corporation Announces Strategic Partnership with A+E Networks®

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced an expansion of its O·C·E·A·N™ ( original content portfolio with the premiere of “Good Spirits™” on FYI™ beginning Thursday, February 16 at 6 p.m. ET and A&E® on February 20 at 2 p.m. ET. (more…)

Carnival’s CEO explains why millennials have taken up cruising by storm

Saturday, January 28th, 2017

In just three short years, Carnival CEO Arnold Donald has transformed the company’s image from a struggling cruise line operator into a personalized experience, especially for millennials. (

Michael Thamm Expands Role to Oversee Carnival Corporation’s Operations in China and Asia

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that Michael Thamm, CEO of Costa Group, is appointed CEO of Carnival Asia, and will oversee operationsin China and the regionas part of his expanded role. (more…)

Travel Executives Sound Off on Carnival’s Technology Leap

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Last week, Carnival Corporation announced the launch of new technology designed to revolutionize the guest experience – taking personalization to an entirely new level. Sixty top travel industry leaders attended the announcement at the annual CES 2017 conference in Las Vegas. (

Arnold Donald, Carnival CEO — selling millennials on cruises

Monday, January 9th, 2017

The age of the cruise crowd illustrates a problem that Arnold Donald of Carnival Cruises is grappling with 4,000 miles away in his office in sunny Miami, Florida. (

Level 11 Announces Role as Development Partner in Carnival Corporation’s New Ocean Medallion Innovation

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Level 11 announced its role as development partner in Carnival Corporation’s new Ocean Medallion interactive guest experience platform, unveiled today (Jan. 5, 2017) at CES 2017.

CES 2017: Cruise trips personalised with wearable gadget

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Cruise line Carnival has launched a wearable gadget that allows services on board its ships to be personalised for guests. The Ocean Medallion can be worn as a necklace, clip or keychain – or carried in a passenger’s pocket. (

Carnival Corporation Introduces Game-Changing Guest Experience at CES

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Carnival Corporation & plc announced it has developed the world’s first interactive guest experience platform, Ocean Medallion, capable of transforming vacation travel into a highly personalized and elevated level of customized service for millions of guests.

Carnival Q4 Closes Out Strong 2016; Robust Outlook for 2017

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Reporting fourth quarter and 2016 full year earnings today, Carnival Corporation’s fourth quarter revenue was nicely up, seeing growth in both passenger ticket revenue, onboard spending and shore excursions. (

Carnival Corporation Offers Weekly Cruise Giveaways with Launch of Charity Challenge

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced the launch of its Celebrity Apprentice Charity Challenge, an online consumer contest running in conjunction with the upcoming season of NBC’s “The New Celebrity Apprentice,” which premieres on January 2 at 8 p.m. EST.

Donald Promises Breakthrough “New Experience Platform” for Carnival Brands

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Arnold Donald, president and CEO, Carnival Corporation, will give the keynote speech at CES, a major global consumer electronics and technology trade show on January 5 in Las Vegas. (

Cruise ship pollution case has consequences for Charleston’s Ecstasy

Monday, December 12th, 2016

The Charleston-based Carnival Ecstasy and all other cruise ships sailing under Carnival Corp.’s eight brands will be under strict environmental monitoring during the next five years – the result of an agreement between the company and federal prosecutors to end a criminal pollution case. (

Carnival Corporation to Sponsor NBC’s “The New Celebrity Apprentice”

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced it will sponsor the two-part finale of the upcoming season of NBC’s “The New Celebrity Apprentice” airing next year on February 6 and 13.

CLIA Appoints Arnold Donald as New Global Chair

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Board of Directors has appointed Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival Corporation & plc, as Global Chair, effective January 1, 2017. (more…)

Carnival Corp. To Make Major Announcement at CES

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Arnold Donald, president and CEO of Carnival Corp, will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on Jan 5 at 8:30 a.m. local time. (

Carnival Corporation to Partner with INTERPOL for Enhanced Security Screening

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced it will be the first maritime company to partner with INTERPOL for advanced security screening across its global operations, including its 10 brands and fleet of 101 ships that annually carry nearly 11 million passengers, or about half the global cruise market, to more than 700 ports around the world. (more…)

Carnival Corp. Extends Arnold Donald’s Contract for Additional Year

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Carnival Corporation recently confirmed it had extended President and CEO Arnold Donald’s employment agreement for an additional year, according to an SEC filing. (

CNN Pundit, Carnival Corp. CEO: CruiseOne, Dream Vacations Conference Speakers

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

The 3,954-passenger Carnival Vista (Photo courtesy of Carnival Cruise Line)Cruises Inc., CruiseOne and Dream Vacations have announced that during their 2016 National Conference onboard Carnival Vista, Arnold Donald, president and CEO of Carnival Corporation and plc, along with CNN commentator Mel Robbins, will serve as keynote speakers. (

Carnival Corporation Declares Dividend

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Carnival Corporation has announced that it has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.35 per share, according to a released statement. (

Carnival Corporation Signs Agreement with Shell to Fuel World’s First LNG-Powered Cruise Ships

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

The LNG-power generating barge Hummel to provide power for Aida ships while they are in Hamburg (Courtesy of AIDA Cruises)Carnival Corporation & plc today signed a framework agreement with Shell Western LNG B.V. (Shell) to be its supplier of marine liquefied natural gas (LNG) to power the world’s first fully LNG-powered cruise ships. (more…)

Carnival Corporation Named Founding Donor of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History & Culture

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Carnival Corporation, through Carnival Foundation, is donating $2 million to the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History & Culture (NMAAHC). (

Carnival Corp. Reports Record Quarterly Earnings, Positive Advance Bookings

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Carnival Corporation announced net income of $1.4 billion, or $1.93 diluted earnings per share (EPS), for third quarter 2016, which compares to $1.2 billion or $1.56 diluted EPS for the same period a year ago. (

Carnival Corporation Cruise Joint Venture in China Signs memorandum of agreement to order two new Vista-class cruise ships to be built in China

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Carnival Corporation Cruise Joint Venture In China Signs Memorandum Of Agreement To Order Two New Vista-Class Cruise Ships To Be Built In ChinaCarnival Corporation & plc today announced that its cruise joint venture in China has signed a non-binding memorandum of agreement (MOA) to order the industry’s first new cruise ships built in China for the Chinese market. (more…)

Carnival New Zealand wins Best Cruise Operator at the National Travel Industry Awards

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Carnival New Zealand has come out on top for the second year in a row at the Travel Agents Association of New Zealand (TAANZ) National Travel Industry Awards. (more…)

Carnival Corporation Creates Three Original TV Series for National Networks

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Carnival Corporation & plc announced it has created three original TV programs that will air on major networks on Saturday mornings beginning October 1. (more…)

China State Shipbuilding and Carnival Corp. Expected to Announce Cruise Order Next Week

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

It may become official next Friday in Tianjin at China Cruise Shipping when China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) and Carnival Corporation could announce a newbuild order for up to five cruise ships to be built in a Chinese yard for a yet-to-be-named domestic cruise brand. (

Carnival stock tumbles on concerns about sluggish August cruise bookings

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

Carnival Corp. shares tumbled more than 5% Friday, after Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock to underweight from equal weight on concerns that August booking trends were subdued. (

Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation Gives $250,000 Matching Donation for Louisiana Flood Relief

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Carnival DreamCarnival Corporation Chairman Micky Arison and his wife Madeleine have matched the $250,000 donation made recently by Carnival Cruise Line and parent company Carnival Corporation to aid organizations assisting victims of the Louisiana floods. (more…)

Carnival Cruise Line And Carnival Corporation To Give $250,000 To Aid Organizations For Louisiana Flood Relief

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Carnival Cruise Line and its parent company, Carnival Corporation, are giving a total of $250,000 to charitable organizations to support their efforts on behalf of victims of the Louisiana floods.

Carnival Corporation and Port Everglades Extend Landmark Agreement to 2030

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Port Everglades (Courtesy of Broward County's Port Everglades)Carnival Corporation & plc today (August 16) signed an addendum to one of its most strategic passenger terminal agreements, extending the contract through 2030 with an additional five years of sailings to and from Fort Lauderdale-based Port Everglades, one of the world’s top three cruise ports. (more…)

Carnival, Royal and Norwegian at Odds Over Caribbean Capacity

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Second quarter earnings calls from Carnival Corporation, Royal Caribbean Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings painted a differing picture of Caribbean capacity concerns. (