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Carnival Cruise Line Terminates 7,000 Employees

Cruise ship officers. Smoke stack

PortandTerminal.com, September 21, 2020 MIAMI – Jim Walker, a maritime lawyer who writes the blog Cruise Law News, is reporting this morning that Carnival Cruise Lines has announced massive layoffs. Walker’s information is supported by other industry insiders and is based upon accounts from employees with first-hand information. “Today, several crew members provided internal documentation indicating that Carnival is sending …

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Carnival says it’s selling six cruise ships to raise money. Who would buy cruise ships now?

Cruise ship

PortandTerminal.com, June 24, 2020 MIAMI, FL – On June 18th the Wall Street Journal reported that Carnival Cruise was planning on selling six of its cruise ships in the coming three months to help raise much-needed money. “As it looks for cash, Carnival said it expects six ships to leave its fleet over the next three months and is working …

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Carnival sees more pain after posting $4.4 billion loss. Selling six of its ships

REUTERS, JUNE 18, 2020 The company said it hoped to resume operations in a phased manner but was resigned to cutting back on overall capacity and had already agreed to sell six of its ships. (Reuters) – Carnival Corp (CCL.N) reported a record $4.4 billion in quarterly losses on Thursday, as the COVID-19 pandemic crippled the world’s biggest cruise operator …

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Carnival Cruise says it sails in Aug. Cayman Islands says that’s too soon – don’t come.

Gloved hand making stop sign. Medical jacket. Quarantine tape

PortandTerminal.com, May 10, 2020 Carnival Cruise says that it intends to restart cruises again in August. Already one popular destination in the Caribbean says that it will not be allowing cruise ship visits at that time. MIAMI, FL – Addressing questions regarding when the Cayman Islands will reopen to cruise ships, Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell said that the Cayman’s borders …

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CARNIVAL CRUISES August 2020 Bookings Surge – TMZ

PortandTerminal.com, May 9, 2020 MIAMI, FL – Take this news with a pinch of salt. The news tabloid TMZ is reporting that Carnival Cruise Line has been inundated with bookings last week when they announced that they would resume limited operations after months of coronavirus lockdown. Pent up demand or gas-lighting by Carnival? Cruise Planners, a company that books cruises on …

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House Panel Opens Pointless Carnival Probe Over Cruise Virus Outbreaks

Cruise ship. Woman walking. Face mask

BLOOMBERG, May 1, 2020 The committee that has investigated Boeing’s 737 Max crashes wants to know more about Covid-19’s spread across the seas. Don’t expect much. The fix is in on this deal and Carnival has already won. BLOOMBERG, MAY 1, 2020 – The U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure today opened an inquiry into Carnival Corp.’s handling of the …

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Carnival Cruise just got a multibillion $ bailout and tax-payers are PISSED-OFF

Four people. Standing. Crowd.

PortandTerminal.com, April 27, 2020 MIAMI, FL – The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) is reporting (paywall) that Carnival Cruise Line is getting an American taxpayer paid bailout. According to WSJ, the cruise line company was dead in the water when it began looking to borrow billions in high-interest loans. Then they found a crew of hedge funds (called “The Consortium”) willing to offer up …

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The Last Carnival Cruise Ship at Sea Reaches Port

Cruise ship

BLOOMBERG, APRIL 23, 2020 Vessel docks in Italy and plans to disembark guests Wednesday | Carnival separately adds Walmart veteran Gearhart to its board By Jonathan Levin and Christopher Palmeri for Bloomberg – Carnival Corp.’s Costa Deliziosa reached port in Italy on Tuesday, ending weeks of drama as the company hustled to get passengers off its ships amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Costa …

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