Business Hours Thursday, August 25, 2005
Offices in Beijing, as well as in other large cities in China, are generally open between 8:30am and 5:30pm, with about one hour lunch break, everyday from Monday to Friday. Government organizations and businesses close on public holidays, such as the New Year’s Day, the first week of Chinese New year’s Day on lunar Calendar, the first week starting from May 1 and the week-long National Day holiday starting from October 1. Retail shops, restaurants, post offices, most bank outlets and recreational facilities are open seven days a week.
Editor: Chen Feng