MOSCOW, July 31. /Basereporter.com/. Russia won the right to host the world energy Congress in 2022, the report said the organizer of the forum – World energy Council.
The Congress will be held in Saint-Petersburg. Minister of energy Alexander Novak thanked the organizers for the choice in favor of Russia and stressed the importance of “political dialogue in such an important sector as energy”.
Applications for the contest also served Portugal and the United States.
The previous Congress was held in Istanbul in 2016, the next will be held in Abu Dhabi in 2019.
The Congress of 2022 will be the 25th anniversary of the account. It is held every three years since 1924. The forum was attended by the leaders of the oil and gas industry, Ministers of producing countries, experts and media representatives. Just the forum gathers more than 4 thousand participants.