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Singapore shares open higher on Monday


SINGAPORE shares opened 0.2 per cent higher as at 9.05 am on Monday, with the Straits Times Index up 7.73 points to 3,236.74.

About 50 million shares worth S$40 million in total changed hands, which worked out to an average unit price of S$0.81 per share.

The most actively traded stock was Jadason Enterprises, which rose S$0.004 to S$0.109 with 5.1 million shares changing hands. Other actives included MDR and Jiutian Chemical.

Gainers outnumbered losers 76 to 62, or about five up for every four down.