Singapore shares open 0.28% higher on Wednesday

SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.
SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Wednesday (March 29), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,166.77 in early trade, up 0.28 per cent, or 8.95 points.

Around 82.4 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 117 to 30.