Singapore stocks close 0.08 pct lower
SINGAPORE, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Singapore stocks finished modestly lower on Monday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index ( STI) down 2.75 points, or 0.08 percent, to close at 3,290.98.
A total of 1.16 billion shares changed hands with turnover of 778 million Singapore dollars (622 million U.S. dollars).
Decliners outnumbered gainers 208 to 207, while 524 others finished unchanged.
The STI index gained 24.23 points, or 0.74 percent, to close at 3,293.73 on Friday.