Singapore shares open 0.48% lower on Tuesday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,177.37 in early trade, down 0.48 per cent, or 15.42 points.

Around 56.5 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 79 to 64.