Last year, 36 international congresses were held in St. Petersburg.
The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) has published an official ranking of the best congress tourism destinations in 2019. St. Petersburg rates the 42nd in the ranking, a spokesperson for the St. Petersburg Committee for tourism told Saint-Petersburg TV Channel.
The ranking is based on the business events record during the year under report. In 2019, 36 international congresses were held in St. Petersburg, 16 events more than in 2018.
The ICCA publishes its rankings of countries and cities that host international congresses and exhibitions annually.
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