Singapore shares open 0.84% lower on Friday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Friday (Dec 18), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,837.15 in early trade, down 0.84 per cent, or 24.03 points.

Around 25.9 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 88 to 37.