DIARY - World Market Holidays - to December 2012

REUTERS DIARY OF WORLD HOLIDAYS

This diary contains holiday data up to December 2012, and

about a week of past holiday information to enable subscribers

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2012 MARKET HOLIDAYS

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6

Finland - Independence Day

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7

Ghana - Farmers Day

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

Uzbekistan - Constitution Day

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9

Tanzania - Independence Day

MONDAY, DECEMBER 10

Albania - National Youth Day (Observed)

Thailand - Constitution Day

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12

Kenya - Jamhuri Day(Independence)

Mexico - Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13

Malta - Republic Day

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16

Bahrain - National Day (BB/BFX)

Bangladesh - Victory Day

Kazakhstan - Independence Day

MONDAY, DECEMBER 17

Bangladesh - Muharram

Bahrain - National Day (BB/BFX)

Kazakhstan - Independence Day

Namibia - Day of Reconciliation (Observed)

South Africa - Day of Reconciliation (Observed)

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18

Qatar - National Day

Kazakhstan - Independence Day

MONDAY, DECEMBER 24

Argentina - Christmas

Austria - Christmas Eve

Brazil - Christmas Eve

Bulgaria - Christmas Eve

Cyprus - Chritmas Eve

Czech Republic - Christmas Eve

Denmark - Christmas Eve

Estonia - Christmas Eve

Finland - Christmas Eve

Germany - Christmas Eve

Greece - Christmas Eve

Guatemala - Christmas

Hungary - Christmas Eve

Iceland - Christmas Eve

Indonesia - National Leave

Italy - Christmas Eve

Japan - Emperor's Birthday (Observed)

Latvia - Christmas Eve

Lithuania - Christmas Eve

Malta - Christmas Eve

Mauritius - Christmas Eve (Subject to Confirmation)

Norway - Christmas Eve

Philippines - Special Non Working Holiday

Poland - Christmas Eve

Slovakia - Christmas Eve

Slovenia - Christmas Eve

Sweden - Christmas Eve

Switzerland - Christmas Eve

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 25

Albania - Christmas Day

Argentina - Christmas

Australia - Christmas Day

Austria - St. Stephen's Day

Bahrain - Christmas (BFX)

Bangladesh - Christmas Day

Belarus - Christmas Day

Belgium - Christmas Day

Bolivia - Christmas

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Religious Holiday (Sarajevo)

Botswana - Christmas Day

Brazil - Christmas Day

Bulgaria - Christmas Eve

Canada - Christmas Day

Chile - Christmas Day

Colombia - Christmas Day

Costa Rica - Christmas

Croatia - Christmas Day

Cyprus - Chritmas Day

Czech Republic - Christmas Day

Denmark - Christmas Day

Dominican Republic - Christmas Day

Ecuador - Christmas

Estonia - Christmas Day

Finland - Christmas Day

France - Christmas Day

Germany - Christmas Day

Ghana - Christmas Day

Greece - Christmas Day

Guatemala - Christmas

Hong Kong - Christmas Day

Hungary - Christmas Day

Iceland - Christmas Day

Indonesia - Christmas Day

India - Christmas Day

Ireland - Christmas Day

Italy - Christmas Day

Ivory Coast - Christmas Day

Jamaica - Christmas Day

Jordan - Christmas Day

Kenya - Christmas Day

Latvia - Christmas Day

Lebanon - Christmas Day

Lithuania - Christmas Day

Luxembourg - Christmas Day

Malaysia - Christmas Day

Malta - Christmas day

Mauritius - Christmas

Mexico - Christmas Day

Namibia - Christmas Day

Netherlands - Christmas Day

New Zealand - Christmas Day

Nigeria - Christmas Day

Norway - Christmas Day

Pakistan - Quaid-e-Azam Day / Christmas

Palestinian Territories - Christmas

Panama - Christmas

Paraguay - Christmas

Peru - Christmas

Philippines - Christmas Day

Poland - Christmas Day

Portugal - Christmas Day

Romania - Christmas Day

Singapore - Christmas Day

Slovakia - Christmas Eve

Slovenia - Christmas Day

South Africa - Christmas Day

South Korea - Christmas Day

Spain - Christmas Day

Sri Lanka - Christmas Day

Sweden - Christmas Day

Switzerland - Christmas Day

Syria - Christmas Day

Tanzania - Christmas Day

United Arab Emirates - Christmas Day (DGCX)

United Kingdom - Christmas Day

United States - Christmas Day

Uruguay - Christmas

Venezuela - Christmas

Zambia - Christmas Day

Zimbabwe - Christmas Day

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26

Australia - Boxing Day

Austria - Boxing Day

Belgium - Boxing Day

Botswana - Boxing Day

Bulgaria - Christmas Eve

Canada - Boxing Day

Chile - New Year's Eve

Croatia - St. Stephen's Day

Cyprus - Boxing Day

Czech Republic - Christmas Eve

Denmark - Boxing Day

Estonia - Boxing Day

Finland - Boxing Day

France - Boxing Day

Germany - Second Christmas Day

Ghana - Boxing Day

Greece - Second day of Christmas

Hong Kong - The First Weekday after Christmas Day

Hungary - Christmas Day

Iceland - Boxing Day

Ireland - St. Stephen's Day

Italy - Market Holiday

Jamaica - Boxing Day

Kenya - Boxing Day

Latvia - Boxing Day

Lithuania - Boxing Day

Luxembourg - Boxing Day

Malta - Christmas Day

Namibia - Day of Goodwill

Netherlands - Boxing Day

New Zealand - Boxing Day

Nigeria - Boxing Day

Norway - Boxing Day

Poland - Christmas Day

Portugal - Boxing Day

Romania - Second day of Christmas

Slovakia - Christmas Eve

Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day

South Africa - Day of Goodwill

Spain - Market Holiday

Sweden - Boxing Day

Switzerland - St Stephen's Day

Tanzania - Boxing Day

United Kingdom - Boxing Day

Zimbabwe - Public Holiday

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 27

Sri Lanka - Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28

Laos - Exchange Holiday

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 29

Laos - Exchange Holiday

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30

Laos - Exchange Holiday

Philippines - Rizal Day

MONDAY, DECEMBER 31

Austria - Exchange Holiday

Azerbaijan - International Solidarity Day

Bangladesh - Exchange Holiday

Brazil - New Year's Eve

Bulgaria - Non-working Day

Denmark - New Year's Eve

Estonia - Non-trading Day (NASDAQ OMX Tallin)

Finland - New Year's Eve

Germany - Trading Holiday

Guatemala - Last Working Day of the Year

Hungary - New Year's Eve

Iceland - New Year's Eve

Indonesia - Exchange Holiday (EQ,OPT,FUT)

Italy - New Year's Eve

Japan - Exchange Holiday

Jordan - Trading Holiday

Latvia - New Year's Eve

Lithuania - Non-trading Day (NASDAQ OMX Vilnius)

Macedonia - New Year's Eve

Malta - New Year's Eve

Mauritius - New Year's Eve (Subject to Confirmation)

Norway - New Year's Eve

Philippines - Last Day of the Year

Poland - New Year's Eve

Russia - Public Holiday

Slovenia - New Year's Eve

South Korea - Stock Market (Kosdaq Market, Futures Market,

Forex, Kse Bond Market)

Sweden - New Year's Eve

Switzerland - New Year's Eve

Taiwan - Memorial Day in honor of Founding of the Republic

of China (Observed)

Thailand - New Year's Eve

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