S’pore shares close 0.13pc lower

24 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

SINGAPORE: Singapore stocks closed lower on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) going down 0.13 percent, or 4.23 points, to close at 3,353.47.

A total of 1.00 billion shares changed hands with a turnover of 886.18 million Singapore dollars (about 653.19 million U.S. dollars). Losers outnumbered gainers by 228 to 165.

The STI index went up 0.3 percent, or 10.12 points, to close at 3,357.70 Monday, reports Xinhua.