Forbes to go global

PUBLISHED : Monday, 01 December, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 01 December, 1997, 12:00am

A gathering of top businessmen took place at the Island Shangri-La recently when Forbes, the journal no aspiring tycoon will admit to not reading, held a cocktail reception to launch an international edition called Forbes Global Business & Finance. With Christopher Forbes, scion of the Forbes publishing dynasty, specially flown in as well as Casper Weinberger and guests such as Sir Donald Tsang, everyone had plenty to talk about.