The Foreign Ministry will extend the service hours of its visa consultation center and offices dealing with consular matters starting Tuesday, ministry officials said Friday.

The visa consultation center, open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., will extend its hours to between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. with a lunch break from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m., the officials said.

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