Singapore shares open 0.52% higher on Thursday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) logo and sign.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) logo and sign. ST PHOTO: JAMIE KOH

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened 0.52% higher on Thursday (Oct 6), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,896.64 in early trade, up 0.52 per cent, or 14.85 points.

Around 101.3 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 99 to 44.