EGX Market Holidays
2019 Egyptian Exchange Holidays
The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) is a stock exchange located in Cairo, Egypt1.
The Egyptian Exchange is open five days per week for four hours per day and is closed for fourteen 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 2019 to 2016. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.
When is the Next Egyptian Exchange Holiday?The next Egyptian Exchange holiday is Sinai Liberation Day and will be observed on April 25, 2019 which is 2 months from now.
List of 2019 Egyptian Exchange Market Holidays (14)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2019||Coptic Christmas Day||January 7, 2019||Closed (passed)|
|2019||Revolution Day||January 25, 2019||Closed (passed)|
|2019||Sinai Liberation Day||April 25, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Coptic Easter Sunday||April 28, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Labour Day||May 1, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Fitr||June 5, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Fitr||June 6, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Fitr||June 7, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Revolution Day||July 23, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Adha||August 12, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Adha||August 13, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Eid al-Adha||August 14, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Islamic New Year||September 1, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Armed Forces Day||October 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.