Bangladesh government, A Muslim majority country which approximates 90.4% of total population of the country, announces revision of working hours across the country. Sheikh Hasina Prime Minister of Bangladesh presided a cabinet meeting today, and later Mohammad Shafiul Alam a Cabinet Secretary announced cabinet official decision of making 90 minutes reduction in office hours during Ramadan 2016 in Bangladesh.
According to the new timings, the day will start at 09:00 AM, same time as usual but, it will finish at 03:30 PM. Banks and Courts are free to set their own working timings, but the rest of Government, Semi Government, Independent and Semi Independent offices are obliged to follow the government announced working hours.
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