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Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald.

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  • Carnival Corp. announced company-wide layoffs, furloughs, and pay cuts on Thursday.
  • The relocations came 2 months into a cruise-industry shutdown brought on by the spread of COVID-19
  • Carnival CEO Arnold Donald sent an e-mail to the business’s employees describing the decision.
  • Carnival did not immediately respond to an ask for remark.
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Carnival CEO Arnold Donald sent out an e-mail to the company’s workers discussing the choice.

You can read Arnold’s full message listed below:

To all shoreside team members,

In late March, I shared with you our intent to minimize the monetary effect on each of you from the COVID-19 pandemic, if possible, through June.


Are you a present or current staff member of Carnival or another cruise company?


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