Happy birthday to us, Happy birthday to us, Happy birthday … and so on 14 times, because today, April 1, is the day when the company Simpals celebrates its 14th anniversary.
Last year’s records
In honor of our Birthday, we traditionally sum up the past year’s results, which, this time, have become a kind of record. Firstly, this is the first Chisinau International Marathon, which gathered 10,000 athletes from 30 countries. Secondly, a new attendance record for the most popular site 999.md – 200 000 unique visitors per day.
Third, the mobile application of the most detailed map, Point Map, has more than 70 000 downloads for the year, i.e., more than 70 000 people will surely not get lost in Moldova, because this year the developers have added to the map all the district centers of Moldova. We also spent the first having race across the wine cellars of Cricova, which has no analogues in the world – Wine Run.
This year we had a lot of sporting events that are included in the official calendar of events of the Ministry of Sport: circuit cycling race Chisinau Criterium, swimming race in open water Sea Mile, especially for which the beach of Ghidighici reservoir was renovated, championship in freediving, as well as the carnival race Marathonul de Craciun (Christmas Marathon).
In addition, under the auspices of Sporter.md, the social action “Let’s bring the Stadium back to Moldova” was held, where hundreds of athletes have reached about 1000 kilometers in a joint training in running around the abandoned Republican Stadium. We have also launched Sporter Travel project, which allows the sports fans to take part in the competition and at the same time to travel.
International festivals give high marks to the work of the Moldovan animators. The animated movie by the animation studio Simpals Dji. Death Fails won 24 awards, and Dji. Death Sails scored 25 victories in the most prestigious festivals in the world.
During the year, 999 Market has launched a lot of sites for the Moldovan producers, such as Ionel, 5 Koleso and others.
Popular Women’s Forum Mama.md has spent most numerous Championship in high-speed puzzles assembly – Puzzle Day. Chisinau Is Me Project has implemented more than 10 sites in the city, released the mobile application Point News and updated Point Map and Point Money, 999 for IOS and Android, held charity events of Forum.md project, which is even older Simpals – this year the project is 15 years old ! And we also engaged in work … of course, Vasya!
As you can see, the year was successful and very productive. And now we are ready to introduce new developments.
1. The new portal Afisha , which tells about all the entertainment and cultural events in the country, and helps choosing a place, where you can have a good time. To do this, you may use different categories of filters and geolocation. For more information about the new service…
2. Another premiere is JobList – portal for job search and filing of vacancies for each employer. Simple system of filters makes the job search process much easier. Numerous options will not only help you find your dream job, but also help tracking the activity of the companies of interest and new jobs in your field of expertise. Read about all the benefits here.
3. Sporter Market has become a new Sporter.md project, which will make trainings even easier. The online catalog includes around 3,000 items of goods by famous brands. Now, all the online stores and sporting goods stores are gathered in a single place. A simple form of purchase will make the process of acquiring the necessary equipment an easy and pleasant one. Learn more here.
4. The long-awaited novelty – full-featured 999 application for Android! The new version has a variety of options that will make the use of the site from a mobile phone much easier. With the new free 999 application for Android v.2.0 users get full access to the largest ads web-site in Moldova. Use the variety of 999 features in any place and at any time! Read more about the new product here
5. Teaser of the animated movie “Dji. Death Tales”. The animation studio Simpals released an intriguing teaser for the animated movie about the new adventures of the death-loser Dji, called “Dji. Death Tales”. The action takes place in the Moldovan forest – Kodri, where a little boy named Gojo meets death named Dju. The viewers will be able to find out the outcome of this meeting by the end of this year.