Singapore shares open 0.03% lower on Wednesday

SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.
SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Wednesday (April 5), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,178.26 in early trade, down 0.03 per cent, or 0.8 points.

Around 113 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 97 to 42.