SBP announces holiday on first Ramadan-ul-Mubarak

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has announced that all its public dealing offices will remain closed on 1st Ramadan-ul-Mubarak.According to its announcement here on Saturday, the day will be observed as bank holiday for deduction of Zakat and all DFIs, Microfinance banks will also remain closed.However, all officers and staff of SBP and other DFIs and micro-finance banks will attend their office on bank holiday as normal working day except for public dealing. – Brecorder