YEREVAN—The popular Forbes magazine, published and distributed in more than 55 countries since 1917, will soon be published in Armenia, making it the 27th international publication to publish in Armenia.
Forbes, the magazine that ranked Armenia as the second-worst economy in the world two years ago, will be presented by the Media Partners company, responsible for publishing 12 issues of the magazine per year and running the forbes.am business portal. Forbes Armenia will also publish the Forbes Life magazine and other special editions of the magazine. In addition, Media Partners will initiate and organize business conferences, as is customary of Forbes.
Forbes is a magazine about entrepreneurship, finance and investment, technology, leadership, and other business and money-related topics. Forbes is commonly known for its periodic publication of rankings of the most wealthy, influential, and famous people in the world.
According to official statistics, Forbes readers are economically active persons aged 26-45, usually CEOs, directors, mid-level managers and entrepreneurs. 61% of the audience is male, 39% is female.
Gagik Yeghiazaryan is the publisher and chief editor of Forbes Armenia magazine, Shushan Harutyunyan is the chief editor of the forbes.am website. Forbes Armenia hopes to contribute to the creation and maintenance of professional and ethical business standards in Armenia, as well as to provide quality information necessary for the development of the business environment.