Singapore shares open 0.16% lower on Tuesday

A logo of the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) outside its premises in the financial district of Singapore on April 23, 2014.
A logo of the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) outside its premises in the financial district of Singapore on April 23, 2014.PHOTO: REUTERS

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Tuesday (April 11), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,176.23 in early trade, down 0.16 per cent, or 5.22 points.

Around 156.7 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 92 to 56.