The Week: People news - Newsweek names new MD

Newsweek International has handed its publisher, Rhona Murphy, the additional title of managing director.

Murphy has been the publisher of Newsweek International since 2006, running sales and marketing for the overseas editions and Newsweek.com internationally. In her new role, Murphy adds circulation, finance and local-language partnerships to her duties. She will have full responsibility for all aspects of Newsweek's business outside of the US.