Singapore shares open 0.64% higher on Thursday

Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way.
Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday (Aug 10), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,339.31 in early trade, up 0.64 per cent, or 21.23 points.

About 217.2 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 108 to 91.