XKUW Market Holidays


2020 Kuwait Stock Exchange Holidays

The Kuwait Stock Exchange (XKUW) is a stock exchange located in Kuwait, Kuwait.

The Kuwait Stock Exchange is open five days per week for 3.5 hours per day and is closed for fourteen holidays in 2020.

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 2019 to 2022. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.

When is the Next Kuwait Stock Exchange Holiday?

The next Kuwait Stock Exchange holiday is Mawlid and will be observed on October 29, 2020 which is 4 weeks from now.

List of 2020 Kuwait Stock Exchange Market Holidays (14)

Listed holidays are projected and may change in the future. If you notice an error please contact us.
Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2020 New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 National Day February 25, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Liberation Day February 26, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Market Holiday March 12, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Isra and Mi'raj March 22, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Eid al-Fitr May 24, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Eid al-Fitr May 25, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Eid al-Fitr May 26, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Arafat Day July 30, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Eid al-Adha July 31, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Eid al-Adha August 2, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Eid al-Adha August 3, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Islamic New Year August 20, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Mawlid October 29, 2020 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.