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October 29th 2016

The stock market closed on Deepavali. Deepavali is one of the sixteen market holidays observed by the Malaysia 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 Malaysia Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Deepavali. The available dates range from 2016 to 2018.

When is the next "Deepavali"?

The Malaysia Stock Exchange will next observe Deepavali on November 6, 2018 which is 7 months from now.


Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Deepavali October 29, 2016 Closed
2017 Deepavali October 18, 2017 Closed
2018 Deepavali November 6, 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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