Egypt’s banks, EGX to close 17 and 18 June for Eid Al-Fitr holiday

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The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) said Sunday that banks and the Egyptian Exchange (EGX)  will be closed next Sunday and Monday, 17 and 18 June, to mark Eid Al-Fitr holiday, which starts on Friday 15 June.

The country’s stock exchange will also close for those two days.

Financial institutions will resume work on Tuesday, 19 June.

Eid Al-Fitr marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

Source: Ahram Online