Trade Holidays

2022 Holiday Calendar

Holiday

Date

 

Business Day Trading Day Settlement Activity
New Year Saturday, 01 January No Closed No Settlement
Last Business Day before Easter Thursday, 14 April Yes Open Settlement
Good Friday Friday, 15 April No Closed No Settlement
Easter Monday Monday, 18 April No Closed No Settlement
Queen’s Birthday Monday, 13 June No Closed No Settlement
National Repentance Day Friday, 26 August No Closed No Settlement
Independence Day Friday, 16 September No Closed No Settlement
Last Business Day before Christmas Day Friday, 23 December Yes Open Settlement
Boxing day Holiday Monday 26 December No Closed No Settlement
Christmas Day Public Holiday Tuesday 27 December No Closed No Settlement
Last Business Day before New Year Friday, 30 December Yes Open Settlement
  • 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

Holiday Date Trading Day/ Business Day Settlement Activity 
New Year’s Day Friday, 1 January Closed No Settlement
State Funeral – Sir Mekere Morauta * Friday, 8 January Closed No Settlement
Public Holiday in honour of the late former Prime Minister Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare ** Monday, 01 March Closed No Settlement
Public Holiday in honour of the late former Prime Minister Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare ** Friday, 12 March Closed No Settlement
Good Friday Friday, 02 April Closed No Settlement
Easter Monday Monday, 05 April Closed No Settlement
Queens Birthday Monday, 07 June Closed No Settlement
National Remembrance Day Friday, 23 July Closed No Settlement
National Repentance Day Thursday, 26 August Closed No Settlement
Independence Day  Thursday, 16 September Closed No Settlement
Last Business day before Christmas Day Friday, 24 December Closed Early Settlement
Christmas Day holiday Monday, 27 December Closed No Settlement
Last Business day of the year Friday, 31 December Closed Early Settlement

*    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.