$1, 7 billion from Gulf for Miami cruise line

RichardBransonByDavidShankboneThe British entrepreneur Richard Branson intends to launch a new fleet of Virgin cruise ships. He plans to build two large ships quite from scratch that will start sailing from Port Miami through the Caribbean and the Mediterranean regions. The two new ships will be based at Miami and it would take a while to launch the project because of the ship-building process.

The project is said to be worth $US1.7 billion and the most of the funding has been raised. Continue reading