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Capital market to remain closed in August 9-17

  • Published at 09:19 pm August 4th, 2019
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Meanwhile, the bourses boards declared August 14 a holiday to keep the vacation uninterrupted

The country's two bourses — Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) — will remain closed for nine days from August 9 on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.

According to DSE officials, the Eid vacation will begin from August 11 and continue till 13. 

As August 9 and  10 were weekends, the Eid vacation would begin early, they said.

Meanwhile, the bourses boards declared August 14 a holiday to keep the vacation uninterrupted, which makes it a nine-day vacation.

After the Eid vacation, trading and official activities at both bourses will resume on August 18.

Trading will begin at 10:30am and continue till 2:30pm, while office will open from 9:30am to 5:30pm in every working day.