All banks in Egypt will have a four-day vacation during Eidul Fitr (Lesser Bairam), due to start Friday, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has said.
Banks will reopen as of next Tuesday.
Also, the Eid vacation will be four days at the Egyptian bourse.
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab decided Tuesday that the Eid vacation will be four days at governmental institutions.
Workers at the public and public business sectors will, meanwhile, take only three days off.