XKUW Market Holidays


2022 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 2022.

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 2022 Kuwait Stock Exchange Market Holidays (13)

Listed holidays are projected and may change in the future. If you notice an error please contact us.
Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2022 New Year's Day January 1, 2022 Closed
2022 National Day February 25, 2022 Closed
2022 Liberation Day February 26, 2022 Closed
2022 Isra and Mi'raj March 1, 2022 Closed
2022 Eid al-Fitr May 3, 2022 Closed
2022 Eid al-Fitr May 4, 2022 Closed
2022 Eid al-Fitr May 5, 2022 Closed
2022 Arafat Day July 9, 2022 Closed
2022 Eid al-Adha July 10, 2022 Closed
2022 Eid al-Adha July 11, 2022 Closed
2022 Eid al-Adha July 12, 2022 Closed
2022 Islamic New Year July 30, 2022 Closed
2022 Mawlid October 8, 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.