BB sets banking hours for Ramadan


DHAKA, May 14, 2018 (BSS) – Bangladesh Bank (BB) has fixed the office hours for all banks from 9.30 am to 4 pm for the holy month of Ramadan.

Bank officials will get a prayer break between 1.15 pm and 1.30pm, according to a BB circular issued today.

During the prayer break, transactions will be made through internal coordination as was done before Ramadan.

After the Ramadan the office and transactions time will be renewed. Normally the bank office hour is from 10 am to 6 pm.