Carnival To Restart Cruises In Va. Despite New Fuel Costs

Law360, New York (January 14, 2014, 1:50 PM EST) -- Several months after pulling its ships out of launching from Norfolk, Va., over increased fuel costs tied to new environmental laws, Carnival Corp. has reversed its plans and will resume trips from the city's port in 2015, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Monday.

Carnival Cruise Lines will resume sailing from the city in the spring and fall of 2015, which Norfolk officials hope will attract more ships to the port and spur economic growth, the governor's office said. The cruise line announced in July that it...
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