Under the terms of the articles of association of Carnival plc the ordinary shares sold by Carnival Investments Limited will, once held outside of the Carnival Corporation group, become re-enfranchised for voting purposes.
The Carnival plc Share Sales and Carnival Corporation Stock Repurchase program will be run in conjunction with the previously announced Carnival plc Share Repurchase and Carnival Corporation Stock Issuance program. Only one of the programs will be operated by Carnival Corporation and plc at any given time.
This press release distribution shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
This release includes certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on management’s current expectations or beliefs, and are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances. Actual results may vary materially from those expressed or implied by the statements herein due to changes in economic, business, competitive, technological, strategic and/or regulatory factors, and other factors affecting the operations of Carnival Corporation and plc. More detailed information about these factors may be found in filings by Carnival Corporation and plc with the SEC, including their most recent joint Annual Report on Form 10-K and joint Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Carnival Corporation and plc are under no obligation to, and expressly disclaim any such obligation to, update or alter their forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
SOURCE Carnival Corporation