The city is the economic centre of the state. Its main and well-developed sectors are IT, health care and biotechnology, tourism.
Philadelphia is a very important financial centre (the first U.S. stock exchange was established in Philadelphia).
The city is also supposed to be the US fourth largest consumer media market (it has 14 television stations and 83 radio stations as well as it is the birthplace of America’s first published daily newspaper).
The city has a very great historical importance. It is the home to the Liberty Bell, the icon of American history. It was here where the first American Flag was designed.
Philadelphia is home to Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were both signed and adopted.
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