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QCB announces bank holiday on March 7

QNA
Doha
Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has declared Sunday, March 7, as official holiday for all banks and financial institutions operating under its supervision.
In a statement, the QCB said the closure of banks, money exchange outlets, investment and financial companies, insurance firms, and insurance broker companies on this date is pursuant to the Council of Ministers’ Decision No. (33) of 2009.
The said decision stipulates that the first Sunday of March each year shall be an official holiday for all banks operating in the State of Qatar. The statement added that all these institutions will reopen on Monday, March 8.