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Map of Al Batinah North district in Oman

Basic information about Al_Batinah_North
Al Batinah North Governorate is a governorate of Oman. It was created on 28 October 2011 when Al Batinah Region was split into Al Batinah North Governorate and Al Batinah South Governorate. The centre of the governorate is the wilayat of Sohar.
Cities, towns & villages in Al Batinah North
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SoharSohar (Arabic: صُحار‎‎, also Romanized as Soḥār and Suḥār) is the capital and largest city of the Al Batinah North Governorate in the Sultanate of Oman. An ancient capital of the country that once served as an important Islamic port town, Sohar has also been credited as the mythical birthplace of Sinbad the Sailor. According to the 2010 census, Sohar's population was 140,006, making it Oman's fifth most-populated settlement. The development of the Sohar Industrial Port during the 2000s has transformed it into a major Omani industrial hub. Show Soharon the map
ShināşShinas (شناص in Arabic), population 43,312 as of 2005, is a coastal town in northern Oman, near the border between Oman and United Arab Emirates. 300px300px Shinas has a distinctive collection of traditional buildings. The port of Shinas has dhows that are still operated and generate profits from fishing and exporting fresh seafood to the neighbouring Dubai for restaurant use. The town has a mountainous terrain, like much of Oman. Show Shināşon the map
As SuwayqAl Suwaiq (Arabic: السويق‎‎) is a coastal town in the region Al Bāţinah, in northeastern Oman. It is located at around 23°50′58″N 57°26′19″E / 23.84944°N 57.43861°E.The name of the town refers in Arabic Language to Market, It’s named by this name because it located in the central of AL Batina Region and attracted the people lived in the mounts and also people lived by the region’s coast to buy and sell goods. Show As Suwayqon the map
ŞaḩamSaham (Arabic: صحم‎‎) is a coastal town in the Al Batinah Region, in northeastern Oman. It is located at about 24°10′20″N 56°53′19″E / 24.17222°N 56.88861°E and has a population of 85,010 (2003 census). Saham is a fishing and a farming town between Al Khaboura and Sohar. Show Şaḩamon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Al Batinah North
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Al Batinah North GovernorateAl Batinah North Governorate (Arabic: محافظة شمال Muḥāfaẓat Šamāl al-Bāṭinah) is a governorate of Oman. It was created on 28 October 2011 when Al Batinah Region was split into Al Batinah North Governorate and Al Batinah South Governorate. The centre of the governorate is the wilayat of Sohar.Show on map
Different buildings in Al Batinah North
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Sohar AirportSohar Airport is situated in the wilayat of Sohar in Al Batinah Region of Oman. This will be an international airport.A temporary airport was opened on 18 November 2014 even before starting the construction of the terminal building.Show on map