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The next Malaysia Stock Exchange holiday is Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and will be observed on November 20, 2018 which is 2 days from now. See more.

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January 24th 2016

The stock market closed on Thaipusam. Thaipusam 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 Thaipusam. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.

When is the next "Thaipusam"?

The Malaysia Stock Exchange will next observe Thaipusam on January 21, 2019 which is 2 months from now.


Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Thaipusam January 24, 2016 Closed
2017 Thaipusam February 9, 2017 Closed
2018 Thaipusam January 31, 2018 Closed
2019 Thaipusam January 21, 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.

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