Singapore shares open 0.04% higher on Friday

Singapore shares extended their losing streak since the start of the week. The benchmark Straits Times Index slid 19.66 points, or 0.68 per cent, to 2,882.04.
Singapore shares extended their losing streak since the start of the week. The benchmark Straits Times Index slid 19.66 points, or 0.68 per cent, to 2,882.04.PHOTO: REUTERS

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened 0.04% higher on Friday (Oct 14), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,806.67 in early trade, up 0.04 per cent, or 1.19 points.

Around 76.1 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 60 to 52.