2017 News Releases

 
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Nov 09, 2017Carnival Corporation Completes Multi-Million-Dollar Upgrade of Port Everglades Terminal
Terminal 2, used exclusively by company's Princess Cruises brand, undergoes major transformation Cruise guests will enjoy enhanced arrival experience featuring streamlined design, movie theater, more comfortable pre-boarding areas, Wi-Fi and more MIAMI, Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced it has completed an extensive, multi-million-dollar redesign and upgrade of Cruise Terminal 2 at... 
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Nov 08, 2017Notification of Transactions of Directors/PDMRS
1 Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated a) Name Arnold W. Donald 2 Reason for the notification a) Position/status President, Chief Executive Officer & Director of Carnival Corporation & plc b) Initial notification/ Amendment Initial Notification 3 Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, ... 
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Nov 07, 2017Carnival Corporation Honored for Supporting Women's Leadership and Workplace Diversity
Catalyst CEO Champions For Change recognizes world's largest leisure travel company for its commitment to workplace diversity and advancing women into leadership position MIAMI, Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced it was recognized as a top organization supporting the advancement of women's leadership and diversity in the workplace as part of the Catalyst CEO Champions For Change (Catal... 
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Nov 03, 2017Carnival Corporation Brands Return to Grand Turk, St. Thomas, San Juan
Several brands from world's largest cruise company resume calls this month to three of Caribbean's most popular destinations - Grand Turk, St. Thomas and San Juan With about 90 percent of Caribbean's nearly 100 destinations already fully up and running, the region's resilience and tireless efforts have also enabled small number of impacted destinations to quickly resume tourism activities and welcome cruise travelers MIAMI, Nov. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With the vast majority of the Caribbe... 
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Oct 19, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Second Quarterly Dividend Increase In 2017
MIAMI, Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced a 12 percent increase in its quarterly dividend to $0.45 per share from the previous dividend amount of $0.40 per share. "The increase in our quarterly dividend follows a 14 percent increase earlier this year reflecting continued confidence in our sustained earnings improvement and strong cash flow. The increased dividend, combined with our ongoing share repurchase program, affirms our co... 
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Sep 26, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Reports Third Quarter Earnings
GAAP earnings per share down 5%, adjusted earnings per share up nearly 20% MIAMI, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced U.S. GAAP net income of $1.3 billion, or $1.83 diluted EPS, for the third quarter of 2017 compared to U.S. GAAP net income for the third quarter of 2016 of $1.4 billion, or $1.93 diluted EPS. Third quarter 2017 adjusted net income of $1.7 billion, or $2.29 adjusted EPS, was higher than adjusted net income of $1.4 billi... 
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Sep 22, 2017Carnival Corporation & Plc To Hold Conference Call On Third Quarter Earnings
MIAMI, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10:00 a.m. (EDT); 3:00 p.m. (BST), Tuesday, September 26, 2017, to discuss the company's third quarter financial results which are expected to be released that morning. A simulcast of the call will be available via the company's Web sites at www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com. View original content:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ca... 
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Sep 05, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Exchange Rate For Quarterly Dividend
MIAMI, Sept. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 19, 2017, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 (U.S.) per share. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2017, to shareholders of record on August 25, 2017. Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock or Carnival plc ADSs will receive a dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in sterling unless shareholders elected to receive the ... 
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Jun 22, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Reports Second Quarter Earnings
MIAMI, June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced U.S. GAAP net income of $379 million, or $0.52 diluted EPS, for the second quarter of 2017 compared to U.S. GAAP net income for the second quarter of 2016 of $605 million, or $0.80 diluted EPS. Second quarter 2017 adjusted net income of $378 million, or $0.52 adjusted EPS, was higher than adjusted net income of $370 million, or $0.49 adjusted EPS, for the second quarter of 2016. Adjusted net inco... 
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Jun 15, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc To Hold Conference Call On Second Quarter Earnings
MIAMI, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10:00 a.m. (EDT); 3:00 p.m. (BST), Thursday, June 22, 2017, to discuss the company's second quarter financial results which are expected to be released that morning. A simulcast of the call will be available via the company's Web sites at www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnews... 
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Jun 15, 2017Carnival Corporation Statement on Updates to Cuba Policy
MIAMI, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) is pleased that the policy changes announced by the Trump administration will allow our ships to continue to sail to Cuba. We will review the extent of the tightening of the travel rules, but our guests have already been traveling under the 12 approved forms of travel to Cuba since we undertook our historic first cruise to Cuba more than a year ago. Our experience in Cuba this past year has been extremely pos... 
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Jun 12, 2017Carnival Corporation Wins Top Global Award for Best Sustainability Report
World's largest leisure travel company ranks first in 10th annual survey by Corporate Register for its 2015 Sustainability Report for overall creativity in communicating its global sustainability performance Company's sustainability reporting on carbon emissions, implications for climate change and mitigation measures also honored as a runner-up in carbon disclosure category MIAMI, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the worl... 
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Jun 02, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Exchange Rate For Quarterly Dividend
MIAMI, June 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 7, 2017, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 (U.S.) per share. The dividend is payable on June 16, 2017, to shareholders of record on May 26, 2017. Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock or Carnival plc ADSs will receive a dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in sterling unless shareholders elected to receive the dividend ... 
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May 30, 2017Carnival Corporation Wins Environmental Award for Clean-Air Commitment
World's largest leisure travel company recognized by Lloyd's List for industry-first program to build seven next-generation LNG-powered ships Carnival Corporation's efforts to reduce air emissions and protect environment recognized with prestigious Cleaner Safer Seas Solutions award MIAMI, May 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, has been named winner of the Lloyd's List Americas 2017 Cleaner Safer Seas ... 
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May 26, 2017Carnival Corporation to Offer Alipay Payment Services Onboard its Fleet in Asia
World's largest leisure travel company signs agreement with China's top mobile payment provider - a related company of China's online commerce leader Alibaba - to enable guests to make onboard purchases using the popular Alipay platform Carnival Corporation's first and largest brand in China - Costa Cruises - will launch Alipay beginning in June 2017, with plans to expand to additional ships in the Costa Asia fleet later this year MIAMI, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & ... 
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May 25, 2017Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald Tops List of Global Minority Business Leaders
CEO of world's largest leisure travel company ranked first out of 100 global business executives on the 2017 EMpower 100 Ethnic Minority Leaders List EMpower 100 celebrates the work of black, Asian and minority executives committed to workplace diversity and inclusion across businesses in U.S., Canada, U.K. and Ireland MIAMI, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced that CEO Arnold Dona... 
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May 24, 2017Carnival Corporation's New Digital Companion Makes Cruising More Engaging
Personalization and gamification are at the heart of Ocean Tagalong™ to be featured on Medallion Class ships Tagalong debuts in November onboard Princess Cruises' Regal Princess, the first Medallion Class ship from the world's largest leisure travel company MIAMI, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today unveiled the Ocean Tagalong™, a customizable digital companion that will interact with guests o... 
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May 22, 2017Carnival Corporation Rated Among America's 100 Best Corporate Citizens
World's largest leisure travel company ranked 23rd in annual survey of 1,000 largest U.S. public companies by Corporate Responsibility Magazine Environmental policies, disclosure and performance earn company highest rating for corporate responsibility in travel and tourism sector MIAMI, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, has been named one of the top 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 2017 by Corpor... 
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May 15, 2017Carnival Corporation Recognized for Leadership in Environmental Excellence
Port of Seattle's Annual Green Gateway Awards honor three of company's brands SEATTLE, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, had another strong showing at the seventh annual Port of Seattle Green Gateway Awards ceremony. All three Carnival Corporation brands that regularly visit the Port of Seattle –Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line and Princess Cruises – received maritime awards for their innov... 
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May 10, 2017Carnival Corporation Environmental Partner Wins Top Travel Innovation Award
World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) presents award to The Nature Conservancy for organization's program that quantifies value of world's reefs to tourism $2.5 million gift by Carnival Corporation, through Carnival Foundation, supports award-winning project that uses latest crowdsourcing and data mapping techniques MIAMI, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today congratulated its partner, The Natu... 
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Apr 07, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Increases Quarterly Dividend And Authorizes Additional $1 Billion Share Repurchase Program
MIAMI, April 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK)   has announced a 14 percent increase in its quarterly dividend to $0.40 per share from the previous dividend amount of $0.35 per share. Additionally, the company's board approved the re-authorization of up to $1 billion in share repurchases covering both Carnival Corporation common stock and Carnival plc ordinary shares. Since resuming the share repurchase program in late 2015 the company has repurcha... 
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Mar 28, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Reports First Quarter Earnings
MIAMI, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced U.S. GAAP net income of $352 million, or $0.48 diluted EPS, for the first quarter of 2017 compared to U.S. GAAP net income for the first quarter of 2016 of $142 million, or $0.18 diluted EPS. First quarter 2017 adjusted net income of $279 million, or $0.38 adjusted EPS, compared to adjusted net income of $301 million, or $0.39 adjusted EPS, for the first quarter of 2016. Adjusted net income excl... 
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Mar 21, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc To Hold Conference Call On First Quarter Earnings
MIAMI, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10:00 a.m. (EDT); 3:00 p.m. (BST), Tuesday, March 28, 2017, to discuss the company's first quarter financial results which are expected to be released that morning. A simulcast of the call will be available via the company's Web sites at www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.... 
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Mar 13, 2017Carnival Corporation Expands Global Fleet Operations Centers, A First in Commercial Maritime Industry
World's largest leisure travel company develops breakthrough real-time technology with unmatched capability to enhance safety, improve operational excellence and support environmental initiatives A first in the cruise and commercial maritime industries, its global fleet operations centers are now open in Seattle and Hamburg - with additional center under construction in Miami - to monitor and support operations of company's fleet MIAMI, March 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation &... 
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Mar 02, 2017Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Exchange Rate for Quarterly Dividend
MIAMI, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 19, 2017, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 (U.S.) per share. The dividend is payable on March 17, 2017, to shareholders of record on February 24, 2017. Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock or Carnival plc ADSs will receive a dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in sterling unless shareholders elected to receive the... 
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Feb 27, 2017Carnival Corporation's Exhaust Gas Cleaning Technology Installed on 60 Percent of Fleet
World's largest leisure travel company on track to expand its breakthrough environmental technology to more than 85 vessels across its global fleet through 2020 Company's $400 million investment to develop and deploy systems improves quality of air emissions, reinforces commitment to environment MIAMI, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced it has completed the installation and certifi... 
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Feb 22, 2017Carnival Corporation Cruise Joint Venture in China to Order First-Ever Cruise Ships Built in China
Agreement formalized at signing ceremony in Beijing, attended by Chinese President Xi Jinping and Italian President Sergio Mattarella Company's cruise joint venture in China agrees to order two new cruise ships to be built by China-based shipbuilding joint venture, with an option to order four additional ships World's first China-built cruise ships to join the cruise joint venture's multi-ship fleet, with the first of these ships expected for delivery in 2023 MIAMI, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNew... 
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Feb 21, 2017Carnival Cruise Line Expands 'Carnival Journeys' Program With 13 Additional Voyages Departing In 2018-19
12- to 14-Day Voyages Visit Spectacular Destinations Throughout Central and South America, Alaska, Hawaii, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal MIAMI, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Cruise Line has expanded its popular Carnival Journeys enrichment cruise series with 13 new 12- to 14-day seagoing adventures departing from homeports along the East and West Coasts and the Gulf of Mexico in 2018 and 2019. The new voyages are in addition to a number of previously announced nine-to 15-day ... 
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Feb 13, 2017Fast Company Ranks Carnival Corporation as a Most Innovative Company for 2017
World's largest leisure travel company lands on Top 10 list for two sectors - Design and Travel - for its Ocean Medallion™ wearable device enabling a personal concierge by bridging the physical and digital worlds to deliver a new level of personalized service MIAMI, Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company with 10 global cruise line brands, has been named to two of Fast Company's Top 10 Most Innovative Comp... 
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Feb 10, 2017Carnival Splendor To Operate 14-Day Alaska Cruise Round-Trip From Long Beach In August 2018
Two-Week-Long Adventure Includes Visits to Seven Awe-Inspiring Alaskan and Canadian Destinations, Including Breathtaking Icy Strait Point and Hubbard Glacier MIAMI, Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing the expansion of its popular Carnival Journeys longer duration enrichment sailings, Carnival Splendor will offer a 14-day Alaskan adventure round-trip from Long Beach, Calif., featuring awe-inspiring sites such as majestic Hubbard Glacier and a day-long visit to Icy Strait Point, an unspoil... 
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Feb 09, 2017Two Carnival Corporation Ocean Media TV Programs Receive Parents' Choice Awards
Two of four new TV programs from world's largest leisure travel company -- "Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin" and "The Voyager with Josh Garcia" -- are recognized with prestigious Parents' Choice Approved Seals MIAMI, Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, 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 ... 
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Feb 02, 2017Carnival Corporation's Brands Capture Nearly 350 Cruise Industry Honors in 2016
World's largest leisure travel company and its 10 global brands receive top awards for vacation value, guest experience, destinations, sustainability, and diversity and inclusion MIAMI, Feb. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, earned nearly 350 honors and awards in 2016 across its 10 brands recognizing their world-class onboard experience, destinations, vacation value, sustainability, diversity and inclusio... 
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Jan 04, 2017Carnival Corporation Introduces Game-Changing Guest Experience at CES
Company Unveils Highly Personalized Concierge Services through Ocean Medallion™ World's largest leisure travel company develops interactive guest experience platform to enable elevated service levels through enhanced guest interactions before, during and after cruise vacations A next-generation wearable device, personal digital vacation concierge and an Internet of Things network of intelligent sensor technology combine to elevate guest experiences in the travel industry, and beyond CEO... 
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