Conference tourism booms in Bp
Monday, August 22, 2005, 00:00
15% more conferences took place in Hungary in the first half of this year than in the same period of last year, Magyar Turizmus (MT) Rt reported. The number of information technology conferences was growing most dynamically, bu medical and economic conferences were also contributing to the great result. Budapest hosted 70% of the 181 conferences, the average time spent by participants is four days. Budapest ranks ninth on the list of most popular conference cities in the world, the list is topped by Barcelona, Vienna and Singapore.