MYX Market Holidays
Is Malaysia Stock Exchange closed for Wesak Day?
The stock market closed on Wesak Day. Wesak Day is one of the twenty 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 Wesak Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.
When is the next "Wesak Day"?The Malaysia Stock Exchange will next observe Wesak Day on May 20, 2019 which is 2 months from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Wesak Day||May 21, 2016||Closed|
|2017||Wesak Day||May 10, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Wesak Day||May 29, 2018||Closed|
|2019||Wesak Day||May 20, 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.