DFM Market Holidays

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The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) is a stock exchange located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates with a market cap of $89.18 Billion.

The Dubai Financial Market is open five days per week for four hours per day and is closed for thirteen holidays per year.

All holidays listed below are the observed date, not the actual date. For example, if Christmas Day falls on a weekend many stock exchanges will close on the Friday before or the Monday after. Exchanges sometimes close multiple days for a holiday or have modified hours instead of fully closing.

This section contains holidays for all years from 2017 to 2016. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.

When is the Next Dubai Financial Market Holiday?

The next Dubai Financial Market holiday is Arafat (Haj) Day and will be observed on August 31, 2017 which is 1 month from now.

List of 2016 Dubai Financial Market Market Holidays (13)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 New Year's Day January 1, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Ascension Day May 5, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid-Al-Fitr July 7, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid-Al-Fitr July 8, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Waqfat Arafah September 10, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid-Al-Adha September 11, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid-Al-Adha September 12, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid-Al-Adha September 13, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Hijri Day October 2, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Martyr's Day November 30, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 National Day December 2, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 National Day December 3, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Mawlid-al-Nabi December 12, 2016 Closed (passed)

† 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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