Singapore shares open 0.52% lower on Thursday

The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Thursday (Aug 11), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,860.72 in early trade, down 0.52 per cent, or 14.85 points.

Around 61.6 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 67 to 53.