Singapore shares open 0.81% higher on Tuesday

SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.
SGX Centre 1 at Shenton Way Road in the Raffles Place District.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Tuesday (Dec 6), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,943.05 in early trade, up 0.81 per cent, or 23.68 points.

Around 81.1 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 93 to 43.