Singapore shares open 0.18% higher on Friday

A file picture of Singapore Exchange building. PHOTO: SPH
A file picture of Singapore Exchange building. PHOTO: SPH

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Friday (June 23), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,221.28 in early trade, up 0.18 per cent, or 5.73 points.

Around 120.5 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 81 to 53.