An expanded meeting of the Region Executive Power was held, dedicated to the work done in Gabala in the first half of 2017, and the challenges ahead. On July 18, the Region Executive Power held an extended meeting on the work carried out in the Gabala region in the first half of 2017 in connection with the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers chaired by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev, dedicated to the results of the social and economic development of the first half of 2017. Heads of law enforcement bodies, institutions, enterprises and organizations, representatives of city, settlement and rural administrative territories, chairpeople of municipalities took part in the meeting. The event was opened by the Head of the Region Executive Power Sabuhi Abdullayev, he announced the agenda of the meeting. Then, Sabuhi Abdullayev made a broad report on the work done in connection with the socio-economic development of the region in the first half of 2017, on the tasks arising from the introductory and final speeches of Mr. President Ilham Aliyev, sounded at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers. The head of the Region Agriculture Department Rahib Ahmadov, the head of the Irrigation Systems Department Gudrat Hamidov and the acting director of the Forest Protection and Recovery Enterprise Aziz Ahmadov made speech on the reoprt. The meeting was summed up by the Head of the Region Executive Power Sabuhi Abdullayev.