DFM Market Holidays


United Arab Emirates Flag 2017 Dubai Financial Market Holidays

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 ten 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 Martyr's Day and will be observed on November 30, 2017 which is 2 months from now.

List of 2017 Dubai Financial Market Market Holidays (10)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2017 New Year's Day January 1, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Israa & Miaraj Night April 24, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Ramadan May 27, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Eid al Fitr June 26, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Arafat (Haj) Day August 31, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Eid al-Adha September 1, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Al-Hijra/Muharram September 21, 2017 Closed (passed)
2017 Martyr's Day November 30, 2017 Closed
2017 Mawlid/Milad un Nabi December 1, 2017 Closed
2017 UAE Naional Day December 2, 2017 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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