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Billionaire defends Titanic II plan

An Australian billionaire today insisted his plans to build a replica Titanic are not motivated by money.

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Titanic II: "Money wasn't my primary consideration"

Australian billionaire Clive Palmer during a press conference Credit: PA Wire

An Australian billionaire today insisted his plans to build a replica Titanic are not motivated by money. Mining magnate Professor Clive Palmer, who wants his Titanic II passenger liner to sail from Southampton to New York in three years, rubbished claims that it is a publicity stunt.

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