Singapore shares open 0.17% lower on Monday

SGX Centre at Shenton Way.
SGX Centre at Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Monday (Oct 19), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,025.35 in early trade,  down 0.17 per cent, or 5.26 points.

Around 56.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 87 to 44.