The financial market in Qatar revealed the "Qatar Stock Exchange" to temporarily reduce the trading hours for all securities to be from ten in the morning until one in the afternoon, starting on Thursday 2/8/1441 AH corresponding to 3/26/2020 AD.
In a related context, the financial market in Qatar, Tadawul, revealed in a statement posted on its website that the trading sessions are as follows:
- The first session in the Qatari stock market (opening auction): from 09:30 am to 10:00 am
The second session in the Qatari stock market (open market - implementation): from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm
- The third session in the Qatari stock market (closing auction): for listed securities from 01:00 PM to 01:10 PM
The Qatar stock market excludes debt instruments and ETFs.
Fourth session in the Qatari stock market (trading on the closing price): for all listed securities from 01:10 pm to 01:20 pm (except for debt instruments and ETFs).
The Fifth Session of the Qatari Stock Market (the market is closed): for listed securities from 01:20 pm to 02:00 pm - (with the exception of debt instruments and indexes traded where it will be from 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm).
The Qatari stock market on the Qatari Stock Exchange affirmed the integrity of its systems and operational operations, as it always works to take all measures that would benefit the market and its dealers.
For its part, the Qatari government has reassured all the dealers in the market of its ability to access all its operational systems and implement market operations at all times.