Official Holiday

Amman Stock Exchange is closed for business on weekends " Friday and Saturday"  and in observance of the following public holidays for the year 2020:


 Date  Day  Occasion
01 January Wednesday New Year
01 May Friday Labor Day 
23- 25 May Saturday - Monday Eid Al- Fiter*
25 May Monday Jordan Independence Day
30 July Thursday Day of Arafah*
31 July - 3 August Friday - Monday Eid Al-Adha*
20 August Thursday Hijri  New Year*
29 October Thursday Prophet Mohammad's Birthday*
25 December Friday Christmas Day



Amman Stock Exchange Holidays for the Year 2019:

Date Occasion
01 January New Year
02 May Labor Day
25 May Jordan Independence Day
4-6 June Eid Al-Fitr*
10-14 August Eid Al-Adha*
31 August Hijra New Year*
9 November Prophet Mohamad's Birthday*
25 December Christmas Day


The implementation of summer and winter time is as follows:

  • Summer time (GMT+3): Clocks will be moved ahead 60 minutes from the midnight of the last Thursday of March for each year.
  • Winter time (GMT+2): Clocks will be moved backwards 60 minutes from the morning of the last Friday of October for each year.


* Subject to the appearance of the Moon, may change from the stated date.


The ASE will announce about any additional holidays, whether special or emergent, or any amendment to the above-mentioned holidays.