Official working hours for first week of Shawwal to remain 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

The President's Office. (File Photo)

The President’s Office has announced that the official government working hours during the first seven days of Shawwal this year will remain 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, as it did during Ramadan.

The announcement was made on Thursday.

Government offices are set to reopen after a two-week closure for the last 10 days of Ramadan and the Eid al-Fitr holiday on Sunday, April 14.

The regular official government working hours are 08:00 am to 02:00 pm.