Singapore shares open 0.87% higher on Monday

The Singapore Exchange building in the Central Business District.
The Singapore Exchange building in the Central Business District. PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Monday (Dec 7), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,904.09 in early trade, up 0.87 per cent, or 25.04 points.

Around 111.3 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 130 to 64.