HKEX Market Holidays
Is Hong Kong Stock Exchange closed for Labour Day?
The stock market closed on Labour Day. Labour Day is one of the fifteen market holidays observed by the Hong Kong Stock 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 Hong Kong Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Labour Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.
When is the next "Labour Day"?The Hong Kong Stock Exchange will next observe Labour day on May 1, 2019 which is 2 months from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Labour Day||May 2, 2016 †||Closed|
|2017||Labour Day||May 1, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Labour day||May 1, 2018||Closed|
|2019||Labour day||May 1, 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.