Singapore shares open 1.72% lower on Thursday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Thursday (Jan 14), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,650.21 in early trade, down 1.72 per cent, or 46.29 points.

Around 58.4 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 130 to 23.