BHB Market Holidays


Bahrain Flag Is Bahrain Stock Exchange closed for Al Hijra New Year?

October 2nd 2016

The stock market closed on Al Hijra New Year. Al Hijra New Year is one of the fourteen market holidays observed by the Bahrain Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the Bahrain Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Al Hijra New Year. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.

When is the next "Al Hijra New Year"?

The Bahrain Stock Exchange will next observe Al Hijra New Year on August 31, 2019 which is 1 month from now.

Al Hijra New Years

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Al Hijra New Year October 2, 2016 Closed
2017 Al Hijra New Year September 21, 2017 Closed
2018 Al Hijra New Year September 11, 2018 Closed
2019 Al Hijra New Year August 31, 2019 Closed

† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.

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