Singapore shares open 0.28% higher on Friday

The SGX Centre.
The SGX Centre. PHOTO: BLOOMBERG

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,337.11 in early trade, up 0.28 per cent, or 9.27 points.

Around 42.7 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 60 to 62.