Singapore shares open 0.53% higher on Tuesday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday (April 19), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,933.19 in early trade, up 0.53 per cent, or 15.44 points.

Around 84.3 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 104 to 40.