Singapore shares open 0.19% higher on Wednesday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Wednesday (March 16), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,844.78 in early trade, up 0.19 per cent, or 5.34 points.

Around 47.4 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 68 to 41.