Singapore shares open 1.19% higher 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 higher on Monday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,881.18 in early trade, up 1.19 per cent, or 34.14 points.

Around 74.6 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 109 to 25.