Taking Wind to a Whole Other Level Kitesurfing in Egypt

A thrill that even the hardened adrenaline-junkie will find all too tantalizing, kitesurfing has come a long way since the Chinese started using kites...

One billion rise in Egypt

     Photos taken by  Omar Hamed Mahmoud & Hesham ElkadyValentine’s Day this year marked the launch of a global campaign to raise...

Mervat Tallawi: Championing Women’s Rights

by Zeinab Abul Gheit Former ambassador and president of the National Council for Women (NCW), Mervat Tallawi, spent much of her career struggling to achieve...

Low Income Women Making a Living

Betrayal and Motherhood  This is a story of heartache and joy, of life and death; it is the story of Amina Khalaf. Amina comes from a...

Pioneer women of the past

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Community Times takes an inside look at:Egyptian women have been at the forefront of the struggle...

Downtown Gets a Facelift

 By Rana Kamaly When Khedive Ismail came to power in Egypt, he wanted to establish a modern, elegant and vibrant downtown for Cairo that would...

A Tribute to Five Renowned Egyptian Mother Figures

Contemporary Egypt is home to many women whose dedication, love and success has enabled them to become pioneers in their field.  There are many...

Salt Caves Break into Cairo

By Ahmed Kafafi Photographs: Courtesy of (Khofo Salt Cave), Cairo The benefits of salt have been tried and tested so much that we’re advised to take...

Our Seven Favorite Modern Architecture Designs | Community Times’ Choice

1. Markthal Rotterdam, the NetherlandsThe Market Hall Rotterdam was designed by architectural firm MVRDV. The grey stone building has an arched, horse-shoe shaped structure with...

How Long Can It Float?

 By Mohamed Bably What does The Devaluation of Egyptian Pound Mean The devaluation of the Egyptian pound has been a crisis the country has been facing...

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