Singapore shares open 0.05% lower on Tuesday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Tuesday (March 8), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,822.09 in early trade, down 0.05 per cent, or 1.42 points.

Around 251.5 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 123 to 46.