- Government offices: 8'00 a.m. to 3'00 p.m. Monday through Friday
- Private Offices and banks: 8'00 a.m. to 5'00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
8'00 a.m. to 2'00 p.m. Saturday
- Shops: 9'00 a.m. to 7'00 p.m. Monday through Friday
9'00 a.m. to 2'00 p.m. Saturday
- Malls: Remain open on Saturday and Sunday to 9'00 p.m.
- LUNCH TIME: 12'30 p.m. to 2'30 p.m.
Holidays celebrated on the closest monday to the date are
- JANUARY 1 New Year's Day
- JANUARY 6 Epiphany
- JANUARY 21 Our Lady of Altagracia Day
- FEBRUARY 27 Independence Day
- SEPTEMBER 24 Our Lady of Mercedes Day
- DECEMBER 25 Christmas Day
- January 26 Juan Pablo Duarte's Birthday
- May 1 Labor Day
- August 16 Dominican Restoration Day
- November 6 Constitution Day