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South Kivu

South Kivu is one of 26 provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its capital is Bukavu. South Kivu Province was created in 1989, when the existing Kivu Province was divided into three parts South Kivu, North Kivu and Maniema. On 7 Augus ...

Provinces of the Dominican Republic

See also: Ranked list of Dominican Provinces The Dominican Republic has thirty-one provinces. The President of the Republic appoints a Civil Governor in every province. The only function of the Governor is to represent the President of the Republ ...

Azua Province

Azua is a Dominican province, it is in the southern part of the country, along the Caribbean coast. Its capital is Azua de Compostela. After the Dominican independence from Haiti, Azua was one of the five original provinces of the country, all th ...

Baoruco Province

Baoruco, also written Bahoruco, is a Dominican province, in the western part of the country, in the Hoya de Enriquillo valley. Its capital city is Neiba. It was created on 1943. It was part of the Barahona province before being elevated to the ca ...

Barahona Province

Barahona is a Dominican province. It is in the southwestern part of the country. Its capital city is Santa Cruz de Barahona. It was created as a Maritime District, an old category given to some regions along the coast, on 12 September 1881. The D ...

Dajabon Province

Dajabon is a Dominican province, it is in the northwestern part of the country, on the border with Haiti. Its capital city has the same name, Dajabon. It was created on 1938 with the name Province Libertador. It got its present name in 1961. It w ...

Distrito Nacional

The Distrito Nacional is a subdivision of the Dominican Republic enclosing the capital Santo Domingo, so it is not in any of the provinces. It is a municipality but, in some aspects, it is like a province, for example, it elects one senator to th ...

Duarte Province

The Duarte Province is a Dominican province, it is found in the northeastern part of the country. It has the name of one of the Founding Fathers of the country, Juan Pablo Duarte. It was created in 1896 as a district an old country subdivision wi ...

El Seibo Province

El Seibo is a Dominican province in the eastern part of the country. Its capital city is Santa Cruz del Seibo. It was one of the first provinces in the country, the first Dominican constitution made it in 1844 one of the five original provinces o ...

Elias Piña Province

Elias Piña is a Dominican province in the western part of the country, on the border with Haiti. Its capital city is Comendador. It was created on 1942 as Province San Rafael. In 1965, its name was changed to Province Estrelleta and, finally, in ...

Espaillat Province

Espaillat is a province in the Dominican Republic. It is in the Cibao region, in the north central part of the country. Its capital is Moca. The province was created on 1885. It was part of the La Vega province until it was made a province.

Hato Mayor Province

Hato Mayor is a Dominican province, it is on the eastern part of the country. Its name comes from the name of its capital city, Hato Mayor del Rey. It is one of the last provinces created in the Dominican Republic, it was made a province on 3 Dec ...

Hermanas Mirabal Province

Hermanas Mirabal is a Dominican province, in the north-central part of the country. Its capital city is Salcedo. It was created on 1952 with the name Province Salcedo. In November 2007, its name was changed to Hermanas Mirabal. It was a municipal ...

Independencia Province

Independencia is a Dominican province, in the western part of the country, on the border with Haiti. Its capital city is Jimani.

La Altagracia Province

To the north and east of the province is the coast of the Atlantic Ocean and to the south is the Caribbean Sea, with the Mona Passage a strait that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Caribbean Sea to the southeast. The province is bordered to t ...

La Romana Province

La Romana is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the southeastern part of the country. Its capital city has the same name, La Romana. It was created in 1959. It was a municipality of the El Seibo province before being elevated to the c ...

La Vega Province

La Vega is a Dominican province, in the central part of the country. Its capital city is Concepcion de la Vega. It was one of the first provinces in the country, it was one of the provinces created by the first constitution of the country in 1844 ...

Maria Trinidad Sanchez Province

Maria Trinidad Sanchez is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the northeastern part of the country, along the Atlantic coast. Its capital city is Nagua. It was created on 1958. It was a municipality of the Samana province before being ...

Monseñor Nouel Province

Monseñor Nouel is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the central part of the country. Its capital city is Bonao. The province was created in 1982. It was a municipality of the La Vega province before being elevated to the category of ...

Monte Cristi Province

Monte Cristi is a province in the north-west of the Dominican Republic. The capital city is San Fernando de Monte Cristi. The spelling Montecristi is also seen.

Monte Plata Province

The province was given the name of the capital city, Monte Plata. In colonial times, people from Monte Cristi and Puerto Plata came to live to this region by orders of the Spanish king and gave to the town a new name that comes from the two origi ...

Pedernales Province

Pedernales is a Dominican province, it is in the southwestern part of the country, on the border with Haiti. Its capital city has the same name, Pedernales. It was created on 16 December 1957. It was a municipality of the Barahona province before ...

Peravia Province

The province was created in 1944 with the name of Bani Province, with the municipal district of Nizao, but that same year the name was changed to Jose Trujillo Valdez Province after the father of dictator Rafael Trujillo. In 1961, the name of the ...

Puerto Plata Province

The Puerto Plata Province is one of the northern provinces of the Dominican Republic. The province is a popular tourist attraction since the late 1990s because there are many fine beaches. Its capital is the city of San Felipe de Puerto Plata.

Samana Province

Samana is a Dominican province. It is in the northeastern part of the country. It takes up the whole Samana Peninsula. Its capital city is Santa Barbara de Samana, usually called just "Samana". It is one of the main tourist regions of the country ...

San Cristobal Province

The province has the name of the capital city, San Cristobal, but it was created with the name Trujillo, after the dictator Rafael Trujillo who was born in that city.

San Jose de Ocoa Province

San Jose de Ocoa is a Dominican province, it is on the southern side of the Cordillera Central. Its capital has the same name, San Jose de Ocoa. It was created on 6 September 2000 but it started on 1 January 2001. It was a municipality of the Per ...

San Juan Province (Dominican Republic)

Since colonial times, the territory was part of Azua province until the dictator, Rafael Trujillo, made this province in 1938 with the name Benefactor with the municipalities of Las Matas de Farfan y El Cercado. Bohechio was made a municipality i ...

San Pedro de Macoris Province

San Pedro de Macoris is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the southeastern part of the country. Its capital city is San Pedro de Macoris.

Sanchez Ramirez Province

Sanchez Ramirez is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the central part of the country. Its capital city is Cotui. It was created in 1952. It was a municipality of the Duarte province before being elevated to the category of province.

Santiago Province (Dominican Republic)

Santiago is a Dominican province in the north central part of the country. Its capital city is Santiago de los Caballeros, the second largest city in the country, and the province takes its name from that city. The province is in the eastern part ...

Santiago Rodriguez Province

Santiago Rodriguez is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the northwestern part of the country. Its capital city is San Ignacio de Sabaneta. The province was created in 1948.

Santo Domingo Province

The province was created on 16 October 2001. It was part of the Distrito Nacional National District before being elevated to the category of province with most of the territory of the old Distrito Nacional. The new province had the municipalities ...

Valverde Province

Valverde is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is in the northwestern part of the country. Its capital city is Mao. It was created on 1959. It was a municipality of the Santiago province before being elevated to the category of province.

Gorontalo

Gorontalo is a province of Indonesia. It is on the island of Sulawesi. Gorontalo is part of the Minahasa Peninsula. Gorontalo was part of the province of North Sulawesi until it became a new, separate province on 5 December 2000. The provincial c ...

North Sulawesi

North Sulawesi is a province of Indonesia. It is on the northeastern peninsula of the island of Sulawesi. This is called the Minahasa Peninsula. The province is south of the Philippines and southeast of Sabah, Malaysia. The Maluku Sea is to the e ...

South Khorasan Province

South Khorasan Province is a province in eastern Iran. Birjand is the centre of the province. Other major cities include Ferdows, Tabas and Qaen.

Tehran Province

Tehran Province is one of the 30 provinces of Iran. It has an area of 18.909 square kilometers. It can be found to the north of the center plateau in Iran. As of June 2005, this province contains 13 townships, 43 municipalities, and 1.358 villages.

Al Anbar Governorate

Al Anbar is a Western Region of Iraq. The largest province in Iraq by area, it shares borders with Syria, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia. Al Anbar is overwhelmingly Sunni Muslim Arab. Its capital is Ar Ramadi. The name of the province is from the Arabi ...

Manica Province

Manica is a province of Mozambique. The capital city is Chimoio. The Save River creates the southern border. There is also the Zambezi river in the northeast. The highest mountain in Mozambique, Mount Binga 2436 m, is in this province near the bo ...

Nampula Province

Nampula is a province in northern Mozambique. The capital city is also named Nampula. The island Ilha de Moçambique, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is part of the province. The Lurio River forms the northern border. Mountains in the province inclu ...

Niassa Province

Niassa is a province of Mozambique. The capital city is Lichinga. The Ruvuma River forms much of the northern boundary of the province with Tanzania. Lake Niassa forms the western border of the province, separating it from Malawi. The province sh ...

Sofala Province

Sofala is a province of Mozambique. Beira is the capital of the province. Rivers flowing through the province include the Chiveve River, the Buzi River, the Save River. Gorongosa National Park, at the southern end of the Great African Rift Valley ...

Zambezia Province

Zambezia Province is divided into the 16 districts of: Mopeia District - with an area of 7.614 km² and 115.614 people. Luabo District -. Gurue District - with an area of 5.606 km² and 302.948 people. Mocuba District - with an area of 8.867 km² an ...

Provinces of the Netherlands

The modern day European Netherlands are divided into twelve provinces. The Caribbean Netherlands and other countries within the Kingdom of the Netherlands are completely separate.

Bocas del Toro Province

Bocas del Toro is a province of Panama. The province is in the northwestern part of the country, bordering Costa Rica. The provincial capital is the city of Bocas del Toro on Colon Island.

Cocle Province

Cocle is a province of Panama. The province is in central Panama on the southern coast along the Pacific Ocean. The provincial capital is the city of Penonome.

Provinces of the Philippines

The Provinces of the Philippines are the main political and administrative divisions of the Philippines. There are 80 provinces at present. The provinces are divided into cities and municipalities. The National Capital Region, as well as independ ...

Aklan (province)

Aklan is a province of the Philippines in the Western Visayas region. It is the oldest province in the Philippines. Its capital is Kalibo.

Bohol (province)

The Province of Bohol is an island province of the Philippines in the Central Visayas region, consisting of one main island, Bohol, and more than 70 smaller islands. Its capital is Tagbilaran. The province is a popular place among tourists becaus ...

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