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Governor

1. The head of a bank, especially but not necessarily a central bank. For example, the highest post in the Bank of England is called the Governor.

2. More generally, a term for some chief executives, especially heads of political subdivisions. For example, the head of an American state is called a governor.
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The Capital Governorate will take on the Southern Governorate while the Central Governorate play Northern in their last matches.
Experienced player Ali Al Sulaiti gave Muharraq Governorate the lead after beating Northern Governorate's captain and veteran Ali Al Ghasra while Sher Al Sayed and Roshan followed suit with respective wins over Al Ghasra brothers Osama and Ahmed to secure the points for Muharraq.
At the best presentation on tourism sites, Ayman bin Said al-Shahoomi from the Governorate of A'Dhahirah came first on (5-8) competition and Al Murdas bin Khalifa al- Shaqsi from the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah came first (9-12).
The population of the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah reached 416,332 persons including 321,511 Omanis; in addition to 94,821 expatriates.
Most of the possessions of the GCC nationals were focused in the Governorate of North Al Batinah (29%) through (46) owners followed by the Governorates of Muscat and South A'Sharqiyah (15% each) and (23) owners each.
The number of guests in the Governorate of Musandam reached 44,000 persons who generated revenues of RO 11,114,000; while the hotels located in the Governorate of Al Buraimi received 123,000 guests who generated revenues of RO 1,697,000.
The total electricity production in the Governorate of Al Wusta reached 206 GW per hour with an increase of 57.
The source pointed out that Amran governorate have been attacked alike other governorates of the country as a number of buildings and establishments have been destroyed.
We've received reinforcements from Al-Baida, and Al-Jawf, and even tribesmen from the Al-Ketaf and Al-Baqa districts in Sa'ada governorate," said Saleh Lanjaf, a sheikh from the Sahil tribe located in Marib governorate's Sahil area.
They are Bahrain's first ever municipal councillor Fatima Salman (Muharraq Governorate constituency three), Tagreed Alawi (Muharraq Governorate constituency six), Sabah Al Dossary (Muharraq Governorate constituency seven), Fatima Mohammed (Northern Governorate constituency two) and Wathiha Al Dossary (Southern Governorate constituency two).
Emad Awad, Police Media Counsellor Fowzi Al-Jundi and Head of Development and Training at the Office of Coordination for Governorates Jamal Al-Burki lectured.
He also added that in the same period, 17,214 title deeds were issued including 2,908 in Muscat Governorate, 2,508 in the Al Dakhiliyah Governorate, 2,466 in the North Al Sharqiyah Governorate, 2,215 in the North Al Batinah Governorate, 2,085 in the South Al Batinah Governorate, 1,336 in the South Al Sharqiyah Governorate, 1,156 in the Dhofar Governorate, 1,721 in the Al Dhahirah Governorate, 599 in the Al Buraimi Governorate, 116 in the Musandam Governorate and 104 in the Al Wusta Governorate.

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