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May 2nd 2016

The stock market closed on Sham El Nessim. Sham El Nessim is one of the sixteen 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 Sham El Nessim. The available dates range from 2016 to 2018.

When is the next "Sham El Nessim"?

The Egyptian Exchange will next observe Sham el Nessim on April 9, 2018 which is 3 months from now.

Sham El Nessims

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Sham El Nessim May 2, 2016 Closed
2017 Sham el Nessim April 17, 2017 Closed
2018 Sham el Nessim April 9, 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.


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