Singapore shares open 0.27% higher on Tuesday

The SGX Centre.
The SGX Centre. PHOTO: BLOOMBERG

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,341.78 in early trade, up 0.27 per cent, or 8.84 points.

Around 71.3 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 93 to 54.