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noun caretaker, director, elected official, executive, executive leader, government official, highest state official, politician, potentate, public official, statesman
Associated concepts: executive branch of government
See also: caretaker, director, pedagogue, principal, superintendent

GOVERNOR. The title of the executive magistrate in each state and territory of the United States. Under the names of the particular states, the reader will find some of the duties of the governor of such state.

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Nasser Baoum, Yemeni Minister of Health, said that the UAE and the ERC have always supported Yemen and were among the first to do so, and added that the vehicles carrying medical supplies received by the WHO today would be distributed in several liberated governorates.
Fakhoury noted that the ministry, in coordination with various partners and through available financing instruments, will provide the necessary funding for setting up developmental priorities and needs included in the 2016 Karak governorate development program.
7 GW/H while a 6pc fall in production in the Governorate of Muscat brought down net electricity output to 1,058.
In January 2016, 22,970 title deeds were issued including the title deeds that issued for the GCC nationals, 4409 in the Governorate of North Al Batinah, 4280 the Governorate of Muscat, 3844 in the Governorate of South Al Batinah, 2811 in the Governorate of A'Dakhilyah, 2410 in the Governorate of A'Dhairah, 1630 in the Governorate of North A'Sharqiyah, 1421 in the Governorate of Dhofar, 1163 in the Governorat of South A'Sharqiyah and 137 in the Governorate of Musandam while the title deeds registered for the first time stood at 6,372.
The programme also seeks to encourage efficient communication and coordination between central and governorate levels as well as pave the way for the adoption of participatory approaches in local planning and development.
He added the Saudi war jets also targeted the historic castle of Bajil in Hodeida governorate with series of air strikes, and attacked again Dhain Mount in Amran governorate, and Mirzaq area in Hajjah governorate.
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.
Outgoing MP and Al Menbar senior member Mohammed Al Ammadi will compete against Al Asala's Khalid Al Malood, another outgoing MP, in the Northern Governorate.
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Jordan's provider of telecommunication services, Umniah, recently announced the launch of its innovative Governorates "Muhafathati" Line.
The Governorate of Muscat was on top with the largest number of

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