Singapore shares open 0.25% higher on Tuesday

 The Singapore Exchange office.
The Singapore Exchange office. PHOTO: REUTERS

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday (Dec 1), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,863.14 in early trade, up 0.25 per cent, or 7.2 points.

Around 120 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 101 to 68.