Singapore shares open 0.06% higher on Monday

The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Monday (Aug 22), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,845.63 in early trade, up 0.06 per cent, or 1.61 points.

Around 175.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 62 to 54.