Singapore shares open 0.08% higher on Wednesday

Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way.
Singapore Exchange Centre at Shenton Way. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Wednesday (Aug 23), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,266.29 in early trade, up 0.08 per cent, or 2.5 points.

About 62.8 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 94 to 30.