Riyadh: The date for sighting the moon of Ramadan has been announced in Saudi Arabia.
According to the Arab media report, the Supreme Court in Saudi Arabia has appealed to the people to see the moon of Ramadan throughout the country on Tuesday, March 21.
The Supreme Court has appealed that anyone who sees the moon should go to the nearest court or government office and record his testimony.
It should be noted that Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha holidays were announced in Saudi Arabia in the past days, according to which the Eid al-Fitr holidays will take place from April 17.
The Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) has released the timings of banks, their branches and remittance centers during the holidays of Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha.
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Sama said that during Ramadan, the working hours of all bank branches will be from 10 am to 4 pm.
The remittance centers will be open from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm.
Sama said regarding the Eid-ul-Fitr holidays that Monday, April 17, 2023 i.e. after the duty of 26 Ramadan, the holidays will start in the banks.
Banks will reopen from Tuesday 25th April i.e. from 5th Shawwal.
The Eid-ul-Adha holidays will begin on Thursday 22nd June 2023 i.e. 4th Dhul-Hijjah after the end of duty, followed by the re-opening of banks from Sunday 2nd July i.e. 14th Dhul-Hijj.