Singapore shares open 0.27% lower on Thursday

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

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Thursday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,766.66 in early trade, down 0.27 per cent, or 7.59 points.

Around 35.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 45 to 54.