Hours vary. Outside the central highlands, where the climate is hotter, there is often an extended midday break (but businesses open earlier and close later). Some businesses close at 1pm regardless and reopen around 6pm.
Banks 8am to noon Saturday to Thursday, open only until 11am on Thursday.
Government offices 8am to 3pm, although in practice many close by 1pm or 1.30pm.
Post offices8.30am to 1pm and 3.30pm to 7pm Saturday to Thursday. Usually open for an hour from 7pm to 8pm on Friday.
Restaurants7am to 11pm, although they may open earlier and close later in larger towns.
Shops & private businesses 9am to noon and 4pm to 8pm Saturday to Thursday. Some open on Friday as well.
Telecom & internet centres 7am to 11pm.
Yemenia 8am to 1pm or 2pm & 5pm to 7pm or 8pm Saturday to Wednesday, 9am to noon Friday.
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