Office Time

The Embassy of Bangladesh in Cairo maintains its working hours as follows

Office Hours Sunday-Thursday: 09:00-16:00
Consular Service Receiving Time : 09:00hrs – 11:00hrs (Sunday-Thursday)
Delivery Time: 14:00hrs – 16:00hrs (Sunday-Thursday)
Visa application Application and Passport Collection: 10:00-12:00 hrs
Passport Delivery: 16:00-17:00 hrs

 

List of Bangladesh Gazette holidays in 2017

Serial No. Name of the Events Date & Day Total/Number of Holidays
01 Martyrs’ Day & International Mother Language Day 21st February 2017 (Tuesday) 01 day
02 Birth Anniversary of the Father of Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman 17th March 2017 (Friday) 01 day**
03 Independence and National Day 26th March 2017 (Sunday) 01 day
04 Bengali New Year’s Day 14th April 2017 (Friday) 01 day**
05 Int’l Labour Day/May Day 01st May 2017 Monday 01 day
06 Buddha Purnima 10th  May 2017 (Wednesday) 01 day
07 *Lailatul Barat 12th   May  2017 (Friday) 01 day**
08 *Lailatul Qudr & Jummatul Bida 23rd  June 2017 (Friday) 01 day **
09 *Eid-ul-Fitr(1438 Hijri) 25-27th June 2017 (Sunday-Tuesday) 03 days
10 Krishna Janmashtami  14th August 2017 (Monday) 01 day
11 National Mourning Day 15th August 2017 (Tuesday) 01 day
12 *Eid-ul-Azha (1438 Hijri) 01-03 September 2017 (Friday-Sunday) 03 days**
13 Durga Puja (Bijaya Dasami) 30 September 2017 (Saturday) 01 day**
14 *Ashura (10th Muharram-1439 Hijri) 1st October 2017 (Sunday) 01 day
15 *Eid-e-Miladun Nabi (SM)/(Prophet Muhammad’s Birth Anniversary) 1st  December 2017 (Friday) 01 day**
16 Victory Day (Bijoy Dibosh) 16th December 2017 (Saturday) 01 day**
17 Bangladesh Christmas Day 25th December 2017 (Monday) 01 day

 

Egyptian Government Holidays

Serial No. Name of the Events Date & Day Total/Number of Holidays
01 Coptic Christmas Day 07th January 2017 (Saturday) 01 day**
02 Egypt’s Revolution Day 25th January 2017 (Wednesday) 01 day
03 Sham El Nassim (Spring festival) 17th April 2017 (Monday) 01 day
04 Sinai Liberation Day 25th April 2017 (Tuesday) 01 day
05 Int’l Labour Day/May Day 01st May 2017 (Monday) 01 day

(common holiday)

06 *Eid-ul-Fitr(1438 Hijri) 26-28 June 2017 (Monday-Wednesday) 03 days

(common holiday)

07 Independence & National Day 23rd July 2017 (Sunday) 01 day
08 *Eid-ul-Azha (1438 Hijri) 01-03 September 2017 (Friday-Sunday) 03 days**

(common holiday)

09 Beginning of Islamic (Hijree) New Year (1st Muharram,1439 Hijri) 21st September 2017 (Thursday) 01 day
10 Armed forces Day(Celebrates Egypt’s victory in the October War) 06th October 2017 (Tuesday) 01 day
11 *Eid-e-Miladun Nabi (SM)/(Prophet Muhammad’s Birth Anniversary) 1st  December 2017 (Friday) 01 day**

(common holiday)

 

*          Subject to sighting the Moon/Depending on appearance of the Moon

**        As those holidays fall on the weekend