DFM Market Holidays
2018 Dubai Financial Market Holidays
The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) is a stock exchange located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates with a market cap of $101.05 Billion.
The Dubai Financial Market is open five days per week for four hours per day and is closed for fifteen 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 2018 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 Prophet Muhammad's Birthday and will be observed on November 20, 2018 which is 3 weeks from now.
List of 2018 Dubai Financial Market Market Holidays (15)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2018||New Year's Day||January 1, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Israa & Miaraj Night||April 13, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Ramadan||May 16, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 14, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 15, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 16, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 17, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Arafat (Haj) Day||August 20, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid aL-Adha||August 21, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid aL-Adha||August 22, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid aL-Adha||August 23, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Islamic New Year||September 11, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Prophet Muhammad's Birthday||November 20, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Martyrs' Day||November 30, 2018||Closed|
|2018||UAE National Day||December 2, 2018||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.