Ilham Aliyev praises program on socio-economic development of Azerbaijani districts (UPDATE)
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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 26
Today Azerbaijan discusses the implementation of the "State program on socio-economic development of districts of Azerbaijan Republic in 2014-2018", the country's President Ilham Aliyev said at the conference dedicated to the results of the program.
The President said the third program was adopted in 2014 and is being successfully implemented.
"Each year we discuss the implementation of this program, define the directions for further activity. The implementation of this program is our very successful step," he said.
The president said that in 2004, when the first program was adopted, the task was set so that Azerbaijan's districts would develop in an accelerated manner.
"Infrastructural projects should be implemented in districts, jobs, social enterprises need to be created, so that the country's development would be comprehensive and sustainable," President Aliyev said.