Stockholm climbs up international meeting rankings

Press Releases   •   May 16, 2017 07:55 GMT

In 2016, Stockholm climbed from 23rd to 18th globally, and from 17th to 13th in Europe, in the ICCA rankings measuring international meetings. These are the city's best positions for a number of years.


The City of Stockholm adopts a new strategy – aims to be the smartest city in the world

Press Releases   •   Apr 04, 2017 12:43 GMT

Yesterday, the City Council formally adopted a strategy for Stockholm to become the smartest and most connected city in the world. The strategy involves a unique focus on sustainability. The goal is for Stockholm to become economically, ecologically, democratically and socially sustainable through innovative digital services, transparency and connectivity.


82% more Chinese guest nights in Stockholm in January

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2017 08:30 GMT

The first month of 2017 saw a rise in the total number of guest nights, which were +10% from the previous year. In addition, Stockholm has a strong position in the Chinese market with this significant increase.


More international visitors to Stockholm in summer 2016

Press Releases   •   Oct 17, 2016 09:31 GMT

Summer 2016 saw a 2% increase in international guest nights in Stockholm, which is over 40,000 guests.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.In total, the resulting increase is 1%.


The number of international guest nights in Stockholm continues to rise

Press Releases   •   Sep 16, 2016 09:04 GMT

​ Over 1.6 million guest nights were registered at commercial accommodation facilities in Stockholm county in July.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.


The world’s largest social media conference exposed Stockholm to over 20 million followers

Press Releases   •   Sep 01, 2016 05:59 GMT

This summer Stockholm hosted Tbex, the world’s largest social media conference.Participants included travel bloggers, authors and travel industry professionals who work in social media.The results now show that over 20 million readers have been exposed to Stockholm as a travel destination on social media.


World’s biggest social media conference in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Jul 12, 2016 06:10 GMT

On July 12-16, Stockholm will welcome around 800 participants from all over the world to Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center to participate in an enormous meeting for bloggers and the travel industry. Tbex. social media.


Stockholm sees over one million guest nights during April

Press Releases   •   Jun 14, 2016 06:00 GMT

Once again, the international guest night statistics for Stockholm increases. During the month of April, over 1 million overnight stays in tourist accommodations were recorded. This time it’s visitors from outside of Europe who account for the largest increase; 25% compared to the same period the previous year.


Stockholm welcomes international summit

Press Releases   •   Jun 13, 2016 07:00 GMT

For the third year, EAT Stockholm Food Forum welcomes 450 delegates from 32 countries and 67 speakers from major global companies, leading researchers, politicians and international entrepreneurs in food and health to Stockholm on 13-14 June. The goal is to find solutions to the global sustainability challenges and improve global public health among the world’s growing population.


Stockholm climbs to 11th place of Europe’s top tourist destinations

Press Releases   •   Jun 10, 2016 09:19 GMT

Stockholm has one of the highest growth rates in Europe when one considers the number of guest nights. This year, Stockholm has climbed up two places in the rankings, from 13th to 11th place, on the International ECM Benchmarking Report’s list that measures the growth of tourism in European cities.

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