State Bank issues new timings for banks


Karachi: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Thursday issued new office and banking timings.

According to a SBP notification, banks will remain open from 9am to 5:30pm for public dealing. This will be applicable from Monday to Friday, it added.

On Fridays, lunch and prayers break will be observed from 1pm to 2:30pm. While from Monday to Thursday it will be from 1:30pm to 2:00pm.

The banks will remain closed on Saturday and Sunday.

The new timings will be effective from July 13.