Muscat: The official working hours for employees during Ramadhan have been announced and will be "flexible working", starting from 9 am to 2 pm, and the head of the departments will determine the timings.
Flexible working hours
The official working hours: 9 am to 2 pm
The head of the departments may determine the appropriate working hours on the following basis.
From 7 am to 12 pm.
From 8 am to 1 pm.
From 9 am to 2 pm.
From 10 am to 3 pm.
The head of the departments may allow remote (online ) working, but the number of employees whose attendance at a given point of time must be not less than 60 percent of the total employees of that department.
Working hours for Muslim employees in private sector establishments must be six hours per day, not exceeding 30 hours per day per week.