Republic of Cyprus
Department of Labour Relations


Shop Hours during the Winter Period (01/11/2007-31/03/2008) and the end of Tourist Period

The Laws that Regulate the Operation of Shops and
the Employment Terms of their Employees of 2006 and 2007

The Labour Relations Department of the Ministry of Labour and Social Insurance notifies all interested parties that the working hours for general stores during the winter period (01/11/2007-31/03/2008) will be as follows:

Monday, from 5:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, from 5:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, from 5:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, from 5:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Friday, from 5:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, from 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, closed

Also, the tourist period with regards to the shop hours was ended on 31/10/2007 and all general shops in the tourist areas must follow the abovementioned winter period working hours.


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