Shops to close earlier on last day of December

Shops around the country will close early on the last day of December. Smaller shops are due to close at around two pm while the big supermarket chains should remain open until 5pm. Globus, Kaufland and Tesco alone will remain open until 6pm. Although the Czech Republic has one of the most liberal policies are regards opening hours practically all the shops will be closed on January 1st.