New York—Forbes Media plans to launch Forbes Czech Republic, in partnership with Business Consulting & Media, in the Czech Republic. Business Consulting & Media also publishes Forbes Slovakia.
The first issue of the monthly Forbes Czech Republic is set to be published in November. Petr Šimunek will be editor in chief of the publication. The magazine will contain about 60% Czech business news and 40% editorial from the U.S. edition of Forbes.
Forbes Media also has licensee editions in Africa, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, India, Indonesia, Israel, Korea, Latvia, Middle East, Poland, Romania, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine.