Antigua and Barbuda and Carnival Cruise Line to Meet

Talks Between the Government of Antigua and Barbuda and Carnival Cruise line are in the making for next week .Prime Minister Gaston Browne, during the recent Cabinet meeting with his colleague ministers present, spoke by telephone with the Chief Executive Officer of Carnival Cruiseline; he was present in Miami, Florida. At the end of the ten-minute engagement, it was agreed that representatives of the Government of Antigua and Barbuda will meet with the C.E.O. and Senior Executives of Carnival Cruiseline next week, at a mutually convenient location in Antigua or Miami.

Until such time, the Cruiseline and the Government agreed to refrain from issuing press statements or making pronouncements on the subject of Carnival Cruiseline’s announcement of withdrawing vessels from the destination.