Singapore shares open 0.68% lower on Monday

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

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Monday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,716.65 in early trade, down 0.68 per cent, or 18.74 points.

Around 77.1 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 122 to 49.