XKUW Market Holidays
2021 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 thirteen holidays in 2021.
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 Arafat Day and will be observed on July 30, 2020 which is 2 weeks from now.
List of 2021 Kuwait Stock Exchange Market Holidays (13)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2021||New Year's Day||January 1, 2021||Closed|
|2021||National Day||February 25, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Liberation Day||February 26, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Isra and Mi'raj||March 11, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Eid al-Fitr||May 13, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Eid al-Fitr||May 14, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Eid al-Fitr||May 15, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Arafat Day||July 19, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Eid al-Adha||July 20, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Eid al-Adha||July 21, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Eid al-Adha||July 22, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Islamic New Year||August 10, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Mawlid||October 19, 2021||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.