Singapore shares open higher 0.06% on Thursday

The  Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) logo outside its premises in the financial district of Singapore on April 23, 2014
The Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) logo outside its premises in the financial district of Singapore on April 23, 2014PHOTO: REUTERS

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday (March 23), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,120.11 in early trade, up 0.06 per cent, or 1.92 points.

Around 259.2 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 159 to 25.