The World: Moscow - IHT to launch as first international Russian daily

The International Herald Tribune has signed a printing and distribution agreement with the publisher of The Moscow Times to launch the international title in Russia. The IHT will be the first international daily newspaper published in the country.

The IHT will be printed in Moscow for early-morning distribution and will include a daily copy of The Moscow Times. Initially available in Moscow, it will roll out across the Russian Federation later in the year.

The IHT has recently launched editions in South Africa and India.