Karachi, July 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has announced the business (banking) and office hours for the ensuing holy month of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak.
All banks, Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), Microfinance Banks (MFBs) and field offices of SBP Banking Services Corporation (SBP BSC) will observe business (banking) hours from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (without break) from Monday to Thursday during Ramazan-ul-Mubarak. Their Friday business timings will be from 8.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. (without break).
However, SBP, SBP BSC, banks, DFIs and MFBs will observe office hours from 8.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. (with 15 minutes prayer break from 1.30 p.m. to 1.45 p.m.) from Monday to Thursday during Ramazan-ul-Mubarak. Their Friday office timings will be from 8.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (without break).
For more information, contact:
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Tel: +9221 3921 2562
Fax: +9221 3921 2563