EGX Market Holidays
2018 Egyptian Exchange Holidays
The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) is a stock exchange located in Cairo, Egypt with a market cap of $32.64 Billion.
The Egyptian Exchange is open five days per week for four and one half 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 Egyptian Exchange Holiday?The next Egyptian Exchange holiday is Revolution Day and will be observed on July 23, 2018 which is 1 month from now.
List of 2018 Egyptian Exchange Market Holidays (15)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2018||Coptic Christmas Day||January 7, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Revolution Day||January 25, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Coptic Easter Sunday||April 8, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Sham el Nessim||April 9, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Sinai Liberation Day||April 25, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Labour Day||May 1, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 15, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Eid al-Fitr||June 16, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Revolution Day||July 23, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Arafat Day||August 20, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Eid al-Adha||August 21, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Eid al-Adha||August 22, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Islamic New Year||September 11, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2018||Closed|
|2018||Prophet Muhammad's Birthday||November 20, 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.