EasyJet Founder Haji-Ioannou to Start Low-Cost Cruise Liner

Stelios Haji-Ioannou, the founder of discount airline EasyJet Plc, invested $20 million in a new low- cost cruise liner, EasyCruise.com, that will sail in the Mediterranean. EasyCruise.com will make its inaugural trip May 6 with a 170- passenger ship out of Nice and will take in ports including St. Tropez and Monaco over seven days, Haji-Ioannou said at a press conference in London today.