Sunday, April 3, 2016
Maritime News

Carnival Finalizes Contracts to Build Five New Cruise Ships at Fincantieri

A big weekend for the world’s largest cruise company as Carnival Corporation finalizes contracts with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri to build five new cruise ships costing more than $3.4 billion. The final...

April 3, 2016
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Monday, March 21, 2016

Carnival Approved for Cuba Cruises

March 21 (Reuters) – Cruise operator Carnival Corp said on Monday it received approval from Cuban authorities to begin operations to the country, starting May 1. The approval comes a...

March 21, 2016
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Friday, January 8, 2016
Maritime News

Carnival to Launch 4 New Cruise Ships in 2016

Travel and leisure company Carnival Corporation & plc is expanding its global fleet to meet rising demand for cruise vacations. As part of its fleet enhancement plan, the company will...

January 8, 2016
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Wednesday, September 16, 2015
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Maritime News

Carnival Sets New Sustainability Goals, Aims to Cut CO2 Emissions by 25%

  Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest cruise company, has set out to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by 25% by 2020. The target is part of 10 new sustainability goals...

September 16, 2015
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Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Maritime News

Carnival Cruise Ship Stuck in Caribbean After Engine Room Fire

  By Greg Roumeliotis ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands, Sept 8 (Reuters) – About 4,500 passengers and crew were stranded in the U.S. Virgin Islands for a second day after...

September 8, 2015
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Friday, July 24, 2015

Carnival Sending More Ships to China

  Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest cruise ship company, says it will add two additional ships to its growing China fleet in 2016, making it the first global cruise company...

July 24, 2015
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Maritime News

Wärtsilä CEO Says A ‘Huge’ Number of Cruise Ships Will Be LNG-Powered

This article was written by, the world’s leading free to access website focused on marine fuel, with news, exclusive features, and bunker price indications for 150+ ports.  A “huge” number...

July 24, 2015
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Maritime News

Carnival Beats Estimates, Raises Forecast

the world’s largest cruise- line operator, reported second-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates and raised the lower range of its 2015 earnings forecast, saying bookings for the next three quarters are running well ahead of last year.

June 23, 2015
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Carnival Forms Cruise Industry Strategic Partnership in China

The world's largest cruise has announced the signing of a MOU with China Merchants Group outlining the potential for two joint ventures in support of China's cruise industry ambitions.

January 27, 2015
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Thursday, October 30, 2014

Carnival Cruise Lines’ Cahill to Retire

Carnival Cruise Lines’ president and CEO Gerry Cahill announced Thursday that he will be retiring effective November 30 after 20 years with the company. Cahill, 63, has been CEO of...

October 30, 2014
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

China’s Domestic Cruise Market Shows Big Potential, CSSC Signs MoU With Carnival

SHANGHAI, Oct 15 (Reuters) – China, the world’s largest shipbuilder, is looking to build its first luxury cruise vessel, with help from cruise operator Carnival Corp and Italian shipyard Fincantieri...

October 15, 2014
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Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Maritime News

Caribbean Competition Drags Down Carnival’s Profit Forecast

Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, forecast an adjusted profit below market estimates for the current quarter, blaming increased competition in the Caribbean.

June 24, 2014
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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Carnival Cruise Ship Rescues 41 Migrants From Sinking Boat

MIAMI, March 26 (Reuters) – A Carnival Cruise ship rescued 41 Cuban migrants from a small, overcrowded boat in the Florida Straits, the 90-mile span of water between the southern...

March 26, 2014
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Friday, February 28, 2014

Arison Cashes In On Carnival

Carnival Corporation Chairman and billionaire businessman, Micky Arison, is set to rake in almost $400 million in cash from the sale of a 1% of stake in the cruise conglomerate.

February 28, 2014
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Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Maritime News

U.S. Joins Carnival Pollution Probe

Carnival Corp., the world’s largest cruise operator, said the U.S. Justice Department joined a U.K. investigation into whether its Caribbean Princess ship violated international pollution laws.

January 29, 2014
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Thursday, December 5, 2013

Carnival Corp. Names Navy Vice Admiral to New Chief Maritime Officer Position

Carnival Corporation, the world's largest cruise company which has been struggling recently to overcome a long list of blemishes to its safety record, has been appointed a former U.S. Navy vice admiral to the newly created position of Chief Maritime Officer.

December 5, 2013
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Monday, November 18, 2013

Newly-Renovated Carnival Sunshine Makes New Orleans Debut

Carnival Cruise Lines' newly transformed 3006-passenger Carnival Sunshine was scheduled to depart this afternoon on its inaugural voyage from New Orleans following a 75-day, $155 million renovation.

November 18, 2013
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Monday, October 14, 2013
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Six Year Old Drowns Aboard Carnival Cruise Ship

MIAMI, Oct 14 (Reuters) – A 6-year-old Florida boy drowned over the weekend in a crowded swimming pool during a family getaway aboard a Carnival Cruise ship, authorities said on...

October 14, 2013
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Carnival Forecasts 4Q Loss Amid Lower Bookings

Carnival Corp., the world’s largest cruise-ship operator, forecast fourth-quarter results that trailed analysts’ estimates amid a decline in advance bookings and higher fuel prices. The shares slumped.

September 24, 2013
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Carnival to Spend $180 Million on Exhaust Scrubbers for Fleet

By Mark Drajem Sept. 5 (Bloomberg) — Carnival Corp., the world’s largest cruise operator, agreed to spend $180 million to cut sulfur emissions from 32 ships, bowing to demands by the Environmental...

September 5, 2013
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