Notification of two weekly off issued

Islamabad: The Federal Cabinet in its meeting held on 12th October, 2011 decided that five day working week shall be observed in all public/private offices/entities under the Federal Government. 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.

2. In pursuance of the above decision of the Federal Cabinet, this Notification shall take effect from first weekend failing after Cabinet decision i.e. 15th October, 2011 and following office timings shall be observed with immediate effect:-


1. Monday to Thursday 8 a.m to 4 p.m
(With half an hour lunch/prayer break at 1.00 pm.)
2. Friday  8 a.m to 4 p.m
(Lunch/Friday Prayer break 12.30- 02.00 pm.)


For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326

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