The government of Egypt has announced a new daylight saving time end date for Egypt for the year 2008. The new time zone information is as follows:
- Daylight saving time starts at 23:59:59 on the last Thursday of April 2008.
- Daylight saving time ends at 23:59:59 on the last Thursday of August 2008.
A hotfix is available to update the daylight saving time for the (GMT+02:00) Cairo time zone for Windows Vista-based, Windows Server 2008-based, Windows XP-based, and Windows Server 2003-based computers.