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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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contracts were signed in the Governorate of South Al Batinah, (593)
by ONAThe Board of Directors of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry in all governorates of the Sultanate met to elect a head and a deputy to the board of directors of each branch by secret ballot at OCCI headquarters under the supervision of the OCCI Election Committee.
Juma Al Mazroui, ERC Representative in Aden, said that such assistance is the duty of humanity, and affirmed that his team was supporting the programme in coordination with the Yemeni Ministry of Health and health offices in various Yemeni governorates.
He said new priorities will be set, through a governorate local team, to allocate the remaining funds for infrastructure projects in 2017-2018, as per a cabinet decision in this regard at the value of JD150 million for 2017 and JD200 million for 2018.
The Governorates of North and South Al Batinah and the Governorate of A'Dhahirah together achieved a 25pc increase in net electricity production at 3,253.
And, 398 contracts in the Governorate of A'Dhahirah, 348 contracts in the Governorate of Dhofar, 208 contracts in the Governorate of Al Wusta, 170 contracts in the Governorate of Al Buraimi and 26 sale contracts in the Governorate of Musandam.
An official from Basra governorate showcased how data can be uploaded onto the platform, and how data can be shared between the national and governorate levels as well as between governorates.
Moreover, the Saudi war jets launched air strikes on Dar Saad district in Aden governorate, and many others on Qa'ataba district in Dalei governorate, the official said.
11--Marib governorate has witnessed a large influx of armed tribesmen entering the governorate since Saturday.
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).
Badr Tantawy Badr Al-Ghandour -- Matruh Governorate
Upon subscribing to this service, citizens of the above-mentioned governorates will also be receiving "Aghanilak" ring back tone (RBT) featuring Omar Abdullat's song related to their governorate, free of charge for the first month.

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