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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 Governorate of North Batinah also recorded an increase of 0.9 per cent, to 563 SMEs in 2019 compared to 558 SMEs in the same period in 2018, according to the monthly statistical bulletin of the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI).
Demand for affordable properties is on the rise, and prices for villas for rent across all four Governorates have continued to decline, with the most significant drop taking place in the Capital Governorate, at 4.2%.
The highest rates of illiteracy in lower Egypt reached 32.9% in the governorate of the El Behaira followed by 28.5% in Kafr El-Sheikh governorate, 25.9% in Sharkia governorate, and the lowest illiteracy rate in lower Egypt reached 20.2% in Damietta governorate.
These campaigns were conducted in Ben Guerdane (Medenin governorate), Grombalia (Nabeul governorate), Sidi Bouzid, Tebourba (Manouba governorate) and Tabarka (Jendouba governorate), the Interior Ministry said in a press release Wednesday.
2 (Petra) -- Minister of Planning and International Development, Imad Fakhoury, said total public expenditure in Karak governorate amounted to JD77.2, as part of the 2016 Karak Governorate Development Program.
Other governorates together logged a 27.1pc drop in water production generating 142.63 million cu.m last year.
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.
Five people were killed in the bombing of Saudi war planes against the security office of Jaafaria area in Raimah governorate, the official said, adding that the Saudi-led coalition bombarded Dhahian area and Maran district in Sa'ada governorate killing three people and wounding 12 others.
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).
Contrary to other governorates, Al-Mahalli added, the Houthis did not break into any Islah Party headquarters in Dhamar.
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.

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