Singapore shares open 0.48% higher on Monday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) Centre at Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) Centre at Shenton Way.ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Monday (June 19), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,246.93 in early trade, up 0.48 per cent, or 15.49 points.

Around 98.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 126 to 57.