Business Hours

The working week is Saturday to Wednesday, although some offices and businesses also operate on Thursday morning.

Government Offices: open from 7.30 am to 2.30 p.m.

Banks: open 8.00 a.m. to 12 noon and 5.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

Private Businesses: open 8.00 a.m. to 12 noon and 3.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.

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Profile of Saudi Arabia

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