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EGX Market Holidays


2016 Egyptian Exchange Holidays

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) is a stock exchange located in Cairo, Egypt with a market cap of $44.2 Billion.

The Egyptian Exchange is open five days per week for 4.5 hours per day and is closed for sixteen holidays in 2016.

All holidays listed below are the observed date, not the actual date. For example, if Christmas Day falls on a weekend many stock exchanges will close on the Friday before or the Monday after. Exchanges sometimes close multiple days for a holiday or have modified hours instead of fully closing.

This section contains holidays for all years from 2016 to 2022. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.

When is the Next Egyptian Exchange Holiday?

The next Egyptian Exchange holiday is Coptic Easter and will be observed on April 19, 2020 which is 1 month from now.

List of 2016 Egyptian Exchange Market Holidays (16)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 New Year's Day January 1, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Christmas January 7, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Revolution Day January 25, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Liberation Day April 25, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Easter Day May 1, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Sham Ennessim May 2, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Bank Holiday July 1, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid al-Fitr July 6, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid al-Fitr July 7, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Revolution Day July 23, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid al-Adha September 10, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid al-Adha September 11, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Eid al-Adha September 12, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Islamic New Year October 2, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Armed Forces Day October 6, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Mawlid December 11, 2016 Closed (passed)

† 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.