Singapore shares open 0.12% higher on Friday

SGX Centre 1 in Shenton Way.
SGX Centre 1 in Shenton Way.PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,360.43 in early trade, up 0.12 per cent, or 4.06 points.

Around 72.6 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 80 to 66.