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2014-01-24 08:22:24

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2013-10-15 12:20:57

MIAMI, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced that it has declared a dividend of $0.25 per share. The company's board of directors approved a record date for the quarterly dividend of November 22, 2013, and a payment date of December 13, 2013. Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock and Carnival plc ADSs will receive the dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be...

2013-09-13 12:21:26

CHICAGO, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rexam, the global consumer packaging company, was recently selected to join the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index (DJSI). Members of the DJSI represent leading sustainability companies around the world and Rexam is one of an exclusive group of five companies within the containers and packaging sector chosen for the 2013 Index. This follows Rexam's recent 'gold' (top award) rating by Ecovadis, a comprehensive system used by...

2013-03-08 04:21:12

DJIBOUTI, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aggreko, the world leader in the provision of temporary power and temperature control services, in conjunction with its local partner TKE-DJPL will provide a 57 MW fast-track power solution to Djibouti to bring much needed additional power capacity into the country. TKE-DJPL, in partnership with the Djibouti government, is working on improving energy supplies across the country through a combination of thermal and renewable energy...

2013-03-01 12:21:03

MIAMI, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 17, 2013, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 (U.S.) per share. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2013, to shareholders of record on February 22, 2013. 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...

2013-01-31 08:32:27

MIAMI, Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announces that Carnival Corporation and Carnival Investments Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carnival Corporation, intend to sell existing Carnival plc ordinary shares that they hold in the UK market ("Share Sales"). The ordinary shares will be sold from time to time in the UK in "at the market" transactions at times when the Carnival Corporation common stock is trading at a discount...

2013-01-17 08:20:50

MIAMI, Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced that it has renewed its authorization for the repurchase of up to $1 billion of its common stock and declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share. The company has repurchased two million shares of Carnival Corporation common stock valued at $78 million since the start of fiscal 2013, bringing the total amount purchased to date under the September 2007 $1 billion authorization to...

2012-12-20 08:20:50

MIAMI, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) is donating $2 million to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy that struck the U.S. Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions, and devastated New Jersey and New York. The funds are earmarked for four charities providing an array of relief and rebuilding services and support. The Robin Hood Relief Fund will receive $1 million, Habitat for Humanity International will receive $500,000, and Save the Children...

2012-12-04 08:21:37

MIAMI, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 9, 2012, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 (U.S.) per share. The dividend is payable on December 14, 2012, to shareholders of record on November 23, 2012. The company also announced a special dividend of $0.50 per share which is in addition to the previously announced quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share. The payment date for the special dividend is December 28, 2012, to...

2012-10-15 03:26:24

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE, October 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aggreko, the world leader in power generation [http://me.aggreko.com/products-services/power-overview ] and temperature control [http://me.aggreko.com/products-services/temperature-overview ] services, has supplied power to Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) Co. for White Cement, one of the nation's leading producers of high quality white cement. The cement company called Aggreko when one of its gas turbines failed and standby power had...