Singapore shares open 0.17% higher on Tuesday

SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.
SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday (Nov 29), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,879.68 in early trade, up 0.17 per cent, or 5.03 points.

Around 84.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 74 to 58.