After the French edition of Huffington Post was launched and is now accessible to everyone, the Greek-American founder of Huffington Post, Arianna Huffington, announced during a press conference that she is planning to create a new Huffington Post site in Greece shortly.
“The new site is being planned out and we will discuss the new idea with potential partners in Greece”, Huffington stated during the press conference.
Huffington, editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post Media Group, and Monica Mondardini, chief executive of Gruppo Editoriale Espresso, announced the plans for L’Huffington Post Italy in a joint statement. They said an Italian editorial team is currently being assembled.
The Huffington Post UK and The Huffington Post Canada launched last year, and Le Huffington Post France launched last Monday. Le Huffington Post Quebec is to launch in February, followed by El Huffington Post Spain in March.
The flagship US edition of The Huffington Post receives some 37 million unique visitors a month, according to tracking firm comScore.