Singapore shares open 0.18% lower on Thursday

The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday (Sept 1), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,822.08 in early trade, up 0.05 per cent, or 1.49 points.

Around 50.7 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 57 to 53.