Singapore shares open 0.48% lower on Friday

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

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Friday (Dec 23), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,868.35 in early trade, down 0.48 per cent, or 13.69 points.

Around 27.6 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 57 to 43.