Singapore shares open 1.02% lower on Thursday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) centre in Singapore.PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Thursday (Feb 11), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,555.89 in early trade, down 1.02 per cent, or 26.21 points.

Around 25 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 96 to 35.