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Carnival Corporation Brands Return to Grand Turk, St. Thomas, San Juan

Grand Turk Welcome Center - The Flow Rider With the vast majority of the Caribbean untouched by recent storms and open for business, the region’s momentum continues as cruise line brands from Carnival Corporation & plc begin returning this month to Grand Turk, St. Thomas and San Juan, Puerto Rico.




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Media Conference Call: Caribbean Is Open for Business

Below is a link to a recording of a media conference call held Monday, October 16, at 11:00 a.m. EST, during which Arnold Donald (Chair, CLIA and CEO, Carnival Corporation), Adam Goldstein (Chair, FCCA and President and COO, Royal Caribbean) and Michele Paige (President, FCCA) provided an overview of how the vast majority of Caribbean is unaffected by recent storms and open for business, which was followed by a Q&A with the media.




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Carnival Corporation: More than 40 Caribbean Cruise Destinations are open, fully operational, welcoming ships full of cruise passengers

More than 40 islands visited by cruise ships on Caribbean itineraries have a message they want to share: They are open, fully operational, welcoming ships full of cruise passengers and hoping more will follow. Included are places that saw some damage from the September hurricanes but have already recovered.




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Carnival Corp: On Track to Slowly Remove Older Ships

May 2, 2016: Fathom's Adonia slipped through the channel into Havana Bay, Cuba (Photo credit Reuters/Alexandre Meneghini)Carnival Corporation remains on pace to remove one to two older, less efficient ships from its fleet on an annual basis following two recent transactions. Carnival announced earlier in the week the P&O Adonia has been sold to Azamara for a March 2018 delivery. The Adonia joins the neoClassica, which will leave the Costa fleet around the same time. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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Donald: Caribbean Outlook Strong, Most Ports Open

Arnold Donald, president and CEO of Carnival Corporation, said that the company has to make sure that it informs the public there is no reason to wait to cruise in the Caribbean. “It is our job to make sure people know there is no reason to wait that the Caribbean is a wonderful place to go, many places to go there. We have 40 plus ports that were unaffected, plus our own destinations, plus all the ports in Mexico were unaffected,” he said, speaking on the company’s third quarter earnings call. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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Hurricanes to Cost $.10-$.12 per Share in 4th Quarter, Carnival Corp. Reports

Several temporary port closures associated with the recent hurricanes have led to voyage disruptions that are expected to result in an estimated 10-to-12 cent per share reduction in fourth quarter 2017 earnings, Arnold Donald, president and CEO, Carnival Corporation, said in the cruise company’s third quarter earnings report. (travelagentcentral.com)




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Carnival Corporation Launches OceanView – World’s First Digital Streaming Travel Channel

In another first for the travel industry, Carnival Corporation & plc announced it is launching OceanView – the world’s first over the top (OTT) digital streaming channel from a travel provider for completely free access on land and at sea to compelling, immersive and experiential travel content for viewers across the globe.




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Carnival Corporation Debuts PlayOcean Mobile and Interactive Games

Carnival Corporation announced the debut of PlayOcean, a portfolio of original mobile games and in-person interactive experiences that expands gaming into new categories by providing the opportunity to play anytime, anywhere, for cruise guests and consumers alike.




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Donald Leads Carnival Group in St. Maarten Visit

Executives from Carnival Corporation, led by President and CEO Arnold Donald, visited St. Maarten on Friday following Hurricane Irma. Donald met with the Minister of Tourism & Economic Affairs Mellissa Arrindell-Doncher, and members of Port St. Maarten Board and Management on Friday afternoon regarding the status of the country’s port facilities and the destination, according to a statement. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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Carnival Corporation, Miami HEAT Charitable Fund and Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation Pledge up to $10 Million for Hurricane Irma Relief

The Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation will make an immediate donation of $2.5 million to Direct Relief, UNICEF and the United Way of Miami-Dade County to support the most timely and urgent relief needs in the wake of Hurricane Irma.




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Carnival Cruise Line, Carnival Corporation and Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation Select Hurricane Harvey Relief Agencies for $2 Million Donation

Carnival Cruise Line, its parent company, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), and the Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation have identified five non-profit organizations to receive a minimum of $2 million total in support of relief and rebuilding efforts following the devastating impact of Hurricane Harvey.




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Carnival Cruise Line, Carnival Corporation and Chairman Micky Arison’s Family Foundation to Donate $2 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Carnival Cruise Line, and its parent company, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), and the Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation are pledging a minimum of $2 million to relief and rebuilding efforts in the Gulf Coast region in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, the first Category 4 hurricane to make landfall in the United States since 2004.




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At ASTA, Carnival Corp. CEO Talks Commissions, Cuba and Hurricane Harvey

Arnold Donald, the CEO of Carnival Corporation, was on hand at the ASTA Global Convention in San Diego on Monday where he provided candid answers during an on-stage interview conducted by journalist Peter Greenberg, who also serves as the travel news reporter for CBS. (travelagentcentral.com)




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Carnival Corporation Wins Partner of the Year Award for Commitment to Travel Professionals

Carnival Corporation & plc was honored by the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) with the 2017 ASTA Supplier Partner of the Year Award for its commitment and dedication to travel agents and lasting contributions to the global travel professional industry.




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Carnival Corporation’s OCEAN Original Network TV Programs Sail into Second Season

Carnival Corporation’s OCEAN Original Network TV Programs Sail into Second Season

A year following the award-winning debut of its first original travel experience programming, Carnival Corporation & plc today (28 Aug) announced at the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) Global Convention that its hit series have been extended for a second season on ABC stations and NBC.




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Carnival Corporation & plc Names Jason Glen Cahilly to Board of Directors, Announces Quarterly Dividend

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) today (July 19) announced that on July 18, 2017, Jason Glen Cahilly, former chief strategic and financial officer of the National Basketball Association, has been appointed to the company’s boards of directors, effective immediately.




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