Business Insider to Launch in Italy, Japan, Africa

The global expansion continues.

Business Insider is launching new sites in Italy, Japan and Africa.

BI Italy will be published in partnership with Gruppo Espresso, with Giovanni Pons serving as editor in chief. The site is expected to debut by the end of the month.

BI will team up with Mediagene Ltd for BI Japan. The site will launch January 16.

According to BI’s vp of international Roddy Salazar, plans for BI Africa are still being finalized.