MIAMI (31 July 2018) – Carnival Corporation
& plc (NYSE/LSE:
CCL; NYSE: CUK), has completed
its acquisition of TWC Enterprises Limited's White Pass & Yukon Route
(WP&YR) division, which includes White Pass' port, railroad and retail
operations in Skagway, Alaska, and joint venture with Survey Point and
affiliated entities, as previously announced on 6 June 2018.
As part of the transaction and in
accordance with London Stock Exchange Listing Rule 9.6.4, in accordance with
the terms of the transaction, Carnival Corporation announces that the seller elected
to receive $20 million of Carnival plc shares as partial consideration for the
acquisition of WP&YR. As a result, 349,958 Carnival plc shares have been
transferred to the seller today.
Following the above transfers of
shares, the total number of voting rights in Carnival plc is 176,410,411. This figure
may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as the
denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are
required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Carnival
plc under the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.