On March 9, 2019, winners and laureates of professional tourist competitions were formally acknowledged at the Intourmarket 2019 International Tourist Exhibition held in Moscow.
Rostov-on-Don got first prizes in several categories of MAP.GUIDE SMART&GO TO RUSSIA, a professional guidebook, tourist map and SMART application competition.
The panel top-ranked Rostov-on-Don in the category Guidebook Considering Specifics of Target Consumer Groups. Discover Rostov-on-Don game was acknowledged and highly praised.
The Department of Economy of Rostov-on-Don received the first prize in the category Tourist Portal of a Municipal Unit, presenting the official tourist website of Rostov-on-Don (tourism.rostov-gorod.ru). developed by Art-int web studio (Individual Entrepreneur A. S. Saga).