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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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Al-Mukhini added that the Governorate of North Al Batinah recorded
In the Governorate of A'Dhakhiliyah, Hamad bin Said Al Rabkhi was elected as Head of the OCCI Branch and Said bin Nassir Al Siyabi as Deputy Head.
The Yemeni Minister thanked the UAE leadership, its government and the people, as well as the ERC, for their sustained support to the health sector in Yemen, adding that the aid would be delivered to the liberated governorates, as well as coup-held governorates.
2 (Petra) -- Minister of Planning and International Development, Imad Fakhoury, said total public expenditure in Karak governorate amounted to JD77.
Net electricity generated in the Governorate of Dhofar reported a 14pc increase during the period with output reaching 675.
Meanwhile, 942 sale contracts were signed in the Governorate of Muscat, 689 contracts in the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah, 438 contracts in the Governorate of North A'Sharqiyaha and 407 contracts in South A'Sharqiyah Governorate.
Through a series of presentations and interactive discussions in line with the New Urban Agenda, UN-Habitat introduced contemporary approaches and methodologies that encourage planned and balanced development of urban areas through planned city expansion, the notion of thinking strategic but acting locally, as well as the key role that governorates play in addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by embracing sustainable urbanization.
The Saudi bombardments also targeted the Faculty of aviation and air defense in Seteen Street and Sawad camp in the capital Sana'a, in addition to a series of air strikes on Raimat Homaid camp and Assubah area in Sana'a governorate.
Repeated attacks on oil pipelines and infrastructure in Marib and other governorates between 2012 and 2014 have cost the state upwards of 6.
They are Wafa Ajoor (Capital Governorate constituency five), Zainab Abdulameer (Capital Governorate constituency six), Fatima Al Asfoor (Northern Governorate constituency one), Ruwa'a Al Haiki (Northern Governorate constituency six), Jameela Al Sammak (Northern Governorate constituency 12) and Fawzia Zainal (Southern Governorate constituency five).
The meeting aims to boost consultation and cooperation between the officials, unify thought in order to reach a common understanding of the requisite role to be accomplished which stands behind the existence of each section added to the new organizational structure as part of plan to develop ' systems and work mechanisms and to activate the role of governorates in national development.
Egypt's Ministry of Housing and Urban Communities announced plans to construct 175,000 new housing units in 25 Egyptian governorates over the coming fiscal year, as part of the social housing plan to construct a million new units in areas of high population density.

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