Singapore shares open 0.02% lower on Thursday

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

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Thursday (April 27), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,173.08 in early trade, down 0.02 per cent, or 0.68 points.

Around 101.2 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 78 to 34.