EGX Market Holidays


Egypt Flag Is Egyptian Exchange closed for Eid al-Fitr?

July 6th 2016

The stock market closed on Eid al-Fitr. Eid al-Fitr is one of the fourteen market holidays observed by the Egyptian Exchange 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 Egyptian Exchange 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"?

No future holidays found.

Eid al-Fitrs

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Eid al-Fitr July 6, 2016 Closed
2016 Eid al-Fitr July 7, 2016 Closed
2017 Eid Al Fitr June 26, 2017 Closed
2017 Eid Al Fitr June 27, 2017 Closed
2017 Eid Al Fitr June 28, 2017 Closed
2018 Eid al-Fitr June 15, 2018 Closed
2018 Eid al-Fitr June 16, 2018 Closed
2019 Eid al-Fitr June 4, 2019 Closed
2019 Eid al-Fitr June 5, 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.

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