Singapore shares open 0.07% higher on Wednesday

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 higher on Wednesday (April 20), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,953.91 in early trade, up 0.07 per cent, or 2.1 points.

Around 55.4 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 77 to 33.