NTV emerged in first place in terms of media citations among Russian TV channels during the coverage of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, according to Medialogy. Moreover, this year 1.7 million people also watched online broadcasts from the Forum on the 24-hour online channel that NTV launched specifically for the annual event. NTV’s online coverage of SPIEF-2019 spanned 77 hours.
NTV published more than 280 items on its digital platforms duringSPIEF-2019, reaching more than 375,000 users. There were more than 600 posts about the Forum on the TV channel’s social network pages, which reached 7 million people.