Singapore shares open 0.37% higher on Tuesday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday (March 22), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,891.23 in early trade, up 0.37 per cent, or 10.54 points.

Around 187 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 111 to 54.