DFM Market Holidays
Is Dubai Financial Market closed for National Day?
The stock market closed on National Day. National Day is one of the eleven market holidays observed by the Dubai Financial Market 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 Dubai Financial Market was closed or will be closed for National Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2022.
When is the next "National Day"?The Dubai Financial Market will next observe New Year's Day on January 1, 2020 which is 3 weeks from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||National Day||December 2, 2016||Closed|
|2016||National Day||December 3, 2016||Closed|
|2017||National Day||December 2, 2017||Closed|
|2018||National Day||December 2, 2018||Closed|
|2018||National Day||December 3, 2018||Closed|
|2019||National Day||December 2, 2019||Closed|
|2019||National Day||December 3, 2019||Closed|
|2020||National Day||December 2, 2020||Closed|
|2020||National Day||December 3, 2020||Closed|
|2021||National Day||December 2, 2021||Closed|
|2021||National Day||December 3, 2021||Closed|
|2022||National Day||December 2, 2022||Closed|
|2022||National Day||December 3, 2022||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.