On 24 January Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the town of Martakert where he held a working consultation dedicated to the development of agriculture in the region.
In his speech the Head of the State noted that the Martakert region possesses the most favorable conditions in the republic for agricultural development. A huge fertile land and water potential exists here, mining industry is developing at a rapid pace which being a quite laborious sphere opens promising markets for agricultural production. All these factors, according to the Head of the State, constitute serious incentive for the development of the sphere.
President Sahakyan emphasized that for proper utilization of the existing prerequisites there was a need for systematic and painstaking work, adding that the republic authorities would continue keeping the region's development in the spotlight.
Bako Sahakyan gave concrete instructions to the heads of concerned structures for appropriate implementation of the planned activities.
NKR prime-minister Ara Haroutunyan, heads of regional administration departments and communities partook at the consultation.