Trade Holidays

2022 Holiday Calendar

Holiday

Date

 

Business DayTrading DaySettlement Activity
New YearSaturday, 01 JanuaryNoClosedNo Settlement
Last Business Day before EasterThursday, 14 AprilYesOpenSettlement
Good Friday Friday, 15 AprilNoClosedNo Settlement
Easter Monday Monday, 18 AprilNoClosedNo Settlement
Queen’s Birthday Monday, 13 JuneNoClosedNo Settlement
National Repentance Day Friday, 26 AugustNoClosedNo Settlement
Independence Day Friday, 16 SeptemberNoClosedNo Settlement
Last Business Day before Christmas Day Friday, 23 DecemberYesOpenSettlement
Boxing day Holiday Monday 26 DecemberNoClosedNo Settlement
Christmas Day Public Holiday Tuesday 27 DecemberNoClosedNo Settlement
Last Business Day before New YearFriday, 30 DecemberYesOpenSettlement
  • Note that on Thursday, 14 April, Friday, 23 December and Friday 30 December the market will close at 1.00pm. Settlement will occur by 12.00 noon (Port Moresby Time).

2021 Holiday Calendar

HolidayDateTrading Day/ Business DaySettlement Activity 
New Year’s DayFriday, 1 JanuaryClosedNo Settlement
State Funeral – Sir Mekere Morauta *Friday, 8 JanuaryClosedNo Settlement
Public Holiday in honour of the late former Prime Minister Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare **Monday, 01 MarchClosedNo Settlement
Public Holiday in honour of the late former Prime Minister Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare **Friday, 12 MarchClosedNo Settlement
Good FridayFriday, 02 AprilClosedNo Settlement
Easter MondayMonday, 05 AprilClosedNo Settlement
Queens BirthdayMonday, 07 JuneClosedNo Settlement
National Remembrance DayFriday, 23 JulyClosedNo Settlement
National Repentance DayThursday, 26 AugustClosedNo Settlement
Independence Day Thursday, 16 SeptemberClosedNo Settlement
Last Business day before Christmas DayFriday, 24 DecemberClosed EarlySettlement
Christmas Day holidayMonday, 27 DecemberClosedNo Settlement
Last Business day of the yearFriday, 31 DecemberClosed EarlySettlement

*    Gazetted on 6th Jan 2021
**  Gazetted on 26 Feb 2021

  • Note that on Friday 24 December and Friday 31 December the market will close at 1.00pm. Settlement will occur by 12.00 noon (Port Moresby time).

Apart from Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, and the dates indicated above any other day is treated as a normal trading/ business day.

Company Announcements can be made at any time. Announcements will be reviewed and released to the market on the next business day if submitted on a non-business day.

PNGX Markets Limited reserves the right to declare additional non – business days outside of those listed or alter those currently listed at its discretion.