Shibin el Kom ( -arzʃeˈbiːn elˈkoːmIPA) is a city in Nile Delta, and the capital of the Monufia Governorate.
The most important central and local government offices are located in the city, as well as the main branches of Menoufia University. The city has several public and private schools, hospitals, a large stadium, telecommunication central office of Telecom Egypt, internet service providers, organized trade unions (medical, commercial, agriculture, engineering, etc.), athletic teams, political parties and social organizations and a chamber of commerce.
While the city is not a new one, its infrastructure is being modernized. The economy of the city depends on industry, commerce and to a lesser extent on agriculture.
Category:Governorate capitals in Egypt
Category:Populated places in Egypt
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