Singapore shares open 0.54% higher on Wednesday

SGX Centre 1 in Shenton Way.
SGX Centre 1 in Shenton Way.PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Wednesday (Sept 9), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,901.1 in early trade, up 0.54 per cent, or 15.78 points.

Around 110.2 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 128 to 38.