Singapore shares open 0.02% higher on Thursday

 Singapore Exchange (SGX) logo and sign.
Singapore Exchange (SGX) logo and sign.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday (Jan 19), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,000.71 in early trade, up 0.02 per cent, or 0.49 points.

Around 134.4 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 79 to 78.