HKEX Market Holidays
2018 Hong Kong Stock Exchange Holidays
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is a stock exchange located in Hong Kong, Hong Kong1.
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is open five days per week for five 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 2019 to 2016. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.
When is the Next Hong Kong Stock Exchange Holiday?The next Hong Kong Stock Exchange holiday is Ching Ming Festival and will be observed on April 5, 2019 which is 1 month from now.
List of 2018 Hong Kong Stock Exchange Market Holidays (15)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2018||New Year's Day||January 1, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Lunar New Year||February 16, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||The fourth day of Lunar New Year||February 19, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Good Friday||March 30, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Easter Monday||April 2, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Ching Ming Festival||April 5, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Labour day||May 1, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||The Birthday of the Buddha||May 22, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Tuen Ng Festival||June 18, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||The day following Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day||July 2, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival||September 25, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||National Day||October 1, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Chung Yeung Festival||October 17, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Christmas Day||December 25, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2018||The first weekday after Christmas Day||December 26, 2018||Closed (passed)|
† 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.