Business Hours in Myanmar


Business Hours in Myanmar

Myanmar time zone

The time zone for all of Myanmar is UTC/GMT +6½ hours. Myanmar has no daylight saving – the time remains the same throughout the year.
Postal services in Yangon & Mandalay

Most towns have a post office, usually open Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 4.30pm. International postage for letters and postcards is cheap, but can take quite a long time to arrive.

Most foreign embassies are located in Yangon, which is the largest city and business centre of Myanmar. There are also Chinese and Indian consulates in Mandalay. Go a to list of foreign embassies and consulates in Myanmar.

For white-collar organizations such as media companies, private businesses, shops and offices, the maximum number of hours per week is 48, with a maximum of 8 hours per day.

Business hours can vary, but in general the following apply:

Shops: Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 6pm or later; many shops open Sundays, some markets closed Mondays
Restaurants: all week 8am to 9pm
Internet cafes: all week 9am to 10pm
Banks: Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm
Post offices and other government offices: Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.30pm. For postal services, go to postal services.
Hours of Business
Monday - Friday - Some offices open Saturday (Except Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays)
09:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Lunch Time : 12:30 p.m. - 13:30 p.m.)

Visa Application Time
Monday - Friday (Except Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays)
09:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Visa Collection Time
Monday - Friday (Except Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays)
03:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m. (Next Working Day)

Consular Section
Monday - Friday (Except Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays)
09:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
01:30 p.m. - 03:00 p.m.

Related articles:

Comments:


Start the discussion...