Shops will close early on Good Friday and Easter Saturday, the Labour Ministry announced yesterday.
It said that during the Easter period there will be special amendments to shop hours in line with relevant regulations adding that relevant amendment decrees have been issued.
According to the decrees, shops can remain open from 5am to 10pm or 11pm from Monday to Saturday depending on the town.
On Good Friday and Easter Saturday, however, all shops must close by 6pm. Easter Sunday and Easter Monday are also considered public holidays and therefore most shops will be closed on these days.