For the second year in a row, the web site of the Vedomosti business newspaper,
The Vedomosti newspaper site shared first place with the Yandex.Novosti (News) informational portal. Vedomosti.ru beat out such competitors as RBK and BFM.ru.
The contest allows participation from both Russian and foreign web sites and software products, as well as services and Internet agents using Russian as their primary language, or with Russian as one in a host of auxiliary languages. The main goals of the contest are showcasing significant figures and meaningful Internet projects, as well as identifying developing trends in the Russian segment of the Internet. Being named a winner of this contest is a sign of recognition from the community of Internet professionals.