Singapore shares open 0.58% higher on Tuesday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday (Nov 17), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,932.54 in early trade, up 0.58 per cent, or 16.81 points.

Around 194.6 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 151 to 32.