Singapore shares opened higher on Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,514.95 in early trade, up 0.35 per cent, or 12.20 points.
Around 208 million shares exchanged hands.
Gainers beat losers 147 to 67.
We have been experiencing some problems with subscriber log-ins and apologise for the inconvenience caused. Until we resolve the issues, subscribers need not log in to access ST Digital articles. But a log-in is still required for our PDFs.