Singapore shares open higher on Thursday; STI up 0.4% to 3,111.07

The Singapore Exchange Centre in Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange Centre in Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened higher on Thursday (Dec 13), with the Straits Times Index up 11.08 points or 0.4 per cent to 3,111.07 as at 9.05am.

About 46 million shares worth $112 million in total changed hands, which worked out to an average unit price of $2.46 per share.

Gainers outnumbered losers 80 to 41.

The most actively traded stock was telco Singtel, which fell $0.02 to $3.06 with 6.4 million shares changing hands.

Other actives included Wilmar International and Alpha Energy.