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August 15th 2016

The stock market closed on National Liberation Day. National Liberation Day is one of the seventeen market holidays observed by the South Korea 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 South Korea Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for National Liberation Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.

When is the next "National Liberation Day"?

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National Liberation Days

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 National Liberation Day August 15, 2016 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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