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7. Electricity

The domestic power supply system in Syria is 220 Volts .

8. Measures
  The metric system is used throughout.

9. Working Hours
  Since the first of February 2004 working week in Syria consists of five days, from Sunday to Thursday. Working hours in government offices are from 08:00 AM till 3:30 PM.
Museums are closed on Tuesday except in Palmyra.

10. Exchange
  Money in the form of hard currency can be exchanged for Syrian pounds through the tills of any branch of the Commercial Bank of Syria. The bank has many branches all over Syria and also at the airport, main Syrian borders, near major archeological sites and major hotels. You can also draw Syrian banknotes from Automatic Teller Machines in most of Syrian cities with major credit cards.