Singapore shares open 0.08% lower on Friday

SGX Centre 1 (left) at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.
SGX Centre 1 (left) at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District. PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Friday (Sept 18), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,893.61 in early trade, down 0.08 per cent, or 2.20 points.

Around 53.2 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 67 to 54.