DFM Market Holidays
Is Dubai Financial Market closed for Eid-Al-Fitr?
The stock market closed on Eid-Al-Fitr. Eid-Al-Fitr is one of the fifteen market holidays observed by the Dubai Financial Market 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 Dubai Financial Market was closed or will be closed for Eid-Al-Fitr. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.
When is the next "Eid-Al-Fitr"?The Dubai Financial Market will next observe Eid al-Fitr on June 5, 2019 which is 5 months from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Eid-Al-Fitr||July 7, 2016||Closed|
|2016||Eid-Al-Fitr||July 8, 2016||Closed|
|2017||Eid al Fitr||June 26, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 14, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 15, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 16, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 17, 2018||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Fitr||June 5, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Fitr||June 6, 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.