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Qatar Bank Holiday March 6

Source: Qatar Central Bank (QCB)
Posted: Thursday, March 3, 2022

Qatar's Central Bank (QCB) has announced that Sunday, March 6, 2022, had been declared a bank holiday on the occasion of Qatar's Bank Day.

As per the aforementioned announcement by the Central Bank of Qatar, "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 March bank holiday was endorsed in 2009 by Qatar's Emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, creating an annual bank and financial sector holiday on the first Sunday of March (2009-09-03 and 2009-04-16).

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