The Ministry of Interior has notified two weekly holidays at all the public and private offices taking effect from Saturday (October 15).
The notification issued here said, “The selected operational branches of the commercial banks shall, however, continue to work on Saturdays, to facilitate the corporate customers and businesses in their financial transactions.”
“The Notification shall take effect from first weekend falling after the Cabinet decision i.e. 15th October, 2011.”
Office are directed to follow 8am-4pm schedule from Monday to Thursday, with 30-minute lunch and prayer breaks at 1pm.
Office timings on Friday would be the same with 1.5-hour lunch and Friday prayer break from 12.30pm to 2pm.
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