Singapore stocks close 0.6 pct higher

2020-10-13 09:46:15 GMT2020-10-13 17:46:15(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

SINGAPORE, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- Singapore stocks closed higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) going up 0.6 percent, or 15.23 points, to close at 2,567.65.

A total of 1.43 billion shares changed hands with a turnover of 1.04 billion Singapore dollars (about 765.91 million U.S. dollars). Gainers outnumbered losers by 223 to 134.

The STI index went up 0.77 percent, or 19.46 points, to close at 2.552.42 on Monday. Enditem