Singapore shares open 0.02% lower on Friday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,022.97 in early trade, down 0.02 per cent, or 0.68 points.

Around 56.1 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 66 to 61.