Singapore shares open 0.32% higher on Friday

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

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Friday (Dec 30), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,898.26 in early trade, up 0.32 per cent, or 9.11 points.

Around 82.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 64 to 27.