The development of regions is a priority of AzerbaijanвЂ™s policy, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said in a public meeting in Ismayilli District arranged at the Culture Center named after Heydar Aliyev on Friday.
The head of state noted that he charged the government and the heads of the executive powers to develop and apply development programs for every region along with the state program on regional development. He reiterated the governmentвЂ™s strong will for attaching special attention to regions, opening of new enterprises and jobs.
Aliyev also visited Ivanovka village of Ismayilli district densely populated with Russians. He reminded that after collapse of the USSR it was an only village which preserved former kolkhoz (collective farms) and sovkhoz (soviet farm). He proposed the villagers to select a place for construction and a modern school.
The same day the head of state got familiar with the activities of the tourist center вЂ�Green HouseвЂ™, attended the ceremony of stone-laying of the brick manufacturing plant.