Singapore shares open 0.26% higher on Wednesday

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

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Wednesday (May 24), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,230.28 in early trade, up 0.26 per cent, or 7.59 points.

Around 31.4 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 70 to 37.