Cafes, restaurants to remain open until 3 am during Ramadan

The Economic Ministry has announced that local cafes and restaurants can offer services until 3:00 am during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

Ramadan this year will begin on Aril 13. As per the Economic Ministry, the new service hours, which would be from 5:30 pm to 03:00 am will be effective from 1st of Ramadan until 7th day of Shawwal.

The Economic Ministry also stated that eateries can offer services from 04:30 am until 01:00am effective from Thursday until the beginning of Ramadan. The ministry instructed the establishments to follow the Health Protection Agency (HPA)'s guidelines in serving customers.