Singapore shares open 0.18% higher on Thursday

Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way.
Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday (June 1), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,216.65 in early trade, up 0.18 per cent, or 5.83 points.

Around 139 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 81 to 57