qaimaqam


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qaimaqam

(ˌkaɪmɑːˈkɑːm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant spelling of kaimakam
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For them to take place, the current mayor must withdraw as the municipal council's head, thereby allowing internal elections to take place under the supervision of the local qaimaqam. The makeup of the council, the size of which varies from municipality to municipality, remains the same.
Metn Qaimaqam, Marlene Haddad, read Baroud' s word, and stressed herein the permanent partnership between the Interior Ministry and the Lebanese civil society.
In a letter to the French High Commissioner written on July 26, 1930, President Munir [.sup.c]Usayran alerted the Mandate authorities to a "point of great importance," demanding the administration "give us assistance in case of attack or practical embezzlement to the detriment of Ja[.sup.c]fari Wakfs." [.sup.c]Usayran asserted that the Sidon shari[.sup.c]a judge had been "[i]nformed that an attack was [going to be] carried out against the Jezzine mosque." The Sidon judge "asked the Qaimaqam [sub-district governor] to put a halt to [the attack], but the latter had not taken the appropriate action concerning his request." (18) As a result, the local community and colonial administrators began forcing the judge's hand.
Summary: A delegation from the European Union Election Observation Mission visited Zgharta Qaimaqam Iman al-Rifai Monday at the local serail to discuss preparations for its mission ahead of the elections, the state-run National News Agency reported.
Early Friday morning, Jbeil Mayor Ziad Hawat informed the town's qaimaqam, Najwa Farah, of his decision to resign from the post.
The Qaimaqam of Minyeh-Dinnieh Rola Bayeh chaired a meeting for the district's security council ahead of Sunday's elections.
The ministry has referred the case to relevant authorities through the qaimaqam of Aley.
As it stands, if a municipality were to enact an environmental policy it would need the approval of the Interior Ministry, the governor, the qaimaqam and the Environment Ministry.
His first official visit was to Wissam al-Hayek, qaimaqam of Marjayoun.
A visit to the campus by Metn district Qaimaqam Marlene Haddad lifted students' spirits, Khoury said.
The simulation was coordinated by the Byblos municipality, the Lebanese Army, Internal Security Forces, Civil Defense, Lebanese Red Cross and the qaimaqam of Byblos.
The plan would also involve removing the current qaimaqam position, transferring his powers to the council, and would replace the independent municipality fund with a decentralized fund.