Full steam ahead

“This is, I believe, the beginning of what will ultimately be the world’s largest cruise market”


Arnold Donald

Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival (owner of cruise lines Cunard and P&O), tells the Financial Times that a late night Scotch and a club sandwich in Beijing with China State Shipbuilding boss Wu Qiang led to a joint venture to create the first domestic cruise line in China. “Our first ship with them is due in 2023,” Donald said.

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