Singapore shares close slightly higher on last day of trading in 2018

The Singapore Exchange Centre in Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange Centre in Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares closed higher on Monday (Dec 31), with the Straits Times Index up 12.73 points or 0.4 per cent to 3,066.16.

About 520 million shares worth $361 million in total changed hands, which worked out to an average unit price of $0.70 per share.

Gainers outnumbered losers 206 to 123.

The most actively traded stock was Lion Gold, which traded at $0.001 with 56.3 million shares changing hands.

Other actives included Ezion Holdings and Jiutian Chemical.