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Carnival Corp declares dividend
Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 12:30pm EST 

Carnival Corp:Has declared a dividend of $0.30 per share.Approved a record date for the quarterly dividend of February 19 and a payment date of March 11.  Full Article

Carnival Corp forms joint venture in China to Launch Domestic Chinese Cruise Brand
Wednesday, 21 Oct 2015 12:20pm EDT 

Carnival Corp & plc:Says has formed a joint venture in China that intends to launch the first world-class, multi-ship domestic cruise brand in the Chinese market.Says is partnering with China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) and China Investment Corporation (CIC) on the new venture aimed at accelerating the development and growth of the overall cruise industry in China.  Full Article

Carnival Corporation Declares Dividend
Friday, 16 Oct 2015 12:30pm EDT 

Carnival Corporation:declared a dividend of $0.30 per share.board of directors approved a record date for the quarterly dividend of November 20, 2015, and a payment date of December 11, 2015.  Full Article

Carnival Corporation's Cruise ship fire leaves guests stranded on Caribbean island - Reuters
Monday, 7 Sep 2015 08:00pm EDT 

Carnival Corporation:An engine fire on board a cruise ship operated by Carnival Corp left about 4,500 passengers and crew stranded in the U.S. Virgin Islands for a second day on Tuesday and forced the cruise operator to cut the trip short - Reuters.The Carnival Liberty set sail from San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sunday with 3,346 guests and 1,150 crew on board and was a day into a week-long Caribbean cruise when the fire broke out - Reuters.The fire was extinguished by the ship's automated suppression system, Carnival said - Reuters.No guests or crew were injured - Reuters.Passengers and crew were told to evacuate onshore on Monday after thick black smoke was seen rising from the ship while it was docked in St. Thomas, a Reuters reporter on board the vessel said - Reuters.  Full Article

Carnival says its Italian brand, costa cruises, will build two new cruise ships as part of an agreement with meyer werft
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 07:00am EDT 

Carnival Corp:Says its Italian brand, costa cruises, will build two new cruise ships as part of an agreement with meyer werft.The two new ships for costa cruises will be built by shipbuilder meyer werft at the company's shipyard in turku, Finland.Deliveries of two new ships for costa cruises expected in 2019 and 2020.Says each new cruise ship will exceed 180,000 gross tons.  Full Article

Carnival Corp signs agreement with Port Authority of Barcelona to build and operate new cruise terminal in Europe's Largest Port
Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 03:30am EDT 

Carnival Corp:Has signed an agreement with Port Authority of Barcelona to invest more than 30 mln Euros.To build and operate its second private cruise terminal at the Port of Barcelona, which is used by seven of the company's 10 cruise line brands as both a destination and home port.As part of agreement, Port Authority granted Carnival Corporation administrative concessions to operate the cruise terminal and all-new parking facility at Europe's largest port and fourth busiest port in world.With agreement, Co has been granted approval to begin final design process and start construction of new terminal in 2016.Scheduled to open as early as 2018 in Port's Adossat wharf, new terminal will be one of Europe's largest at 11,500 square meters.In addition, Carnival Corporation will collaborate with Port.To build and open first public parking facility located on cruise pier, providing guests embarking on cruises convenient access to over 300 parking spaces.  Full Article

Carnival Corp increases dividend by 20 percent
Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 11:04am EDT 

Carnival Corp:Carnival Corporation & plc Increases Dividend By 20 Percent.Sets quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share.  Full Article

Carnival Corporation raises FY 2015 EPS guidance; reaffirms FY 2015 net revenue guidance
Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015 09:00am EDT 

Carnival Corporation:Continues to expect FY 2015 net revenue yields on a constant currency basis to be up 3 to 4 pct.Increased its FY 2015 non-GAAP diluted earnings per share guidance to be in the range of $2.35 to $2.50.  Full Article

Carnival Corporation gives Q3 2015 guidance
Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015 09:00am EDT 

Carnival Corporation:Sees Q3 2015 net revenue yields to be up 3 to 4 pct. compared to the prior year (up 2 to 3 pct in constant dollars).Sees Q3 2015 Non-GAAP diluted earnings to be in the range of $1.56 to $1.60 per share.  Full Article

Carnival Corp finalizes contract with Meyer Werft to build four next-generation cruise ships
Monday, 15 Jun 2015 06:30am EDT 

Carnival Corp:Finalizes contract with Meyer Werft to build four next-generation cruise ships.Company said two of the ships will be manufactured for aida cruises at MEYER WERFT's shipyard in papenburg, Germany.Contract with meyer werft is part of larger previous memo of understanding with shipbuilders meyer werft and fincantieri s.p.a.Meyer werft will also build the two additional ships detailed in monday's announcement at its shipyard in turku, Finland.Each of the four ships will have a total capacity of 6,600 guests.Four new ships to use lng in dual-powered hybrid engines to power the ship both in port and on the open sea.  Full Article

Carnival cruises past estimates after hiking ticket prices

Carnival Corp , the world's largest cruise operator, reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly revenue as it benefited from higher ticket prices and onboard spending and said it did not see any impact from "Brexit" this year.