Singapore shares open 2.92% lower on Wednesday

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 Wednesday (Feb 10), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,546.72 in early trade, down 2.92 per cent, or 76.49 points.

Around 65.3 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 142 to 25.