Singapore shares open 0.03% higher on Thursday

Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way.
Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,911.51 in early trade, up 0.03 per cent, or 0.86 points.

Around 97.8 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 69 to 56.