Singapore shares open 0.05% lower on Monday

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 Monday (March 6), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,120.65 in early trade, down 0.05 per cent, or 1.69 points.

Around 84.8 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 79 to 55.