Singapore stocks close 0.83 pct higher
SINGAPORE, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Singapore stocks finished higher on Thursday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) climbing 26.76 points, or 0.83 percent, to close at 3,235.67.
A total of 2.38 billion shares changed hands with a turnover of 1.1 billion Singapore dollars (about 797.15 million U.S. dollars). Gainers outnumbered losers by 255 to 198.[ Editor: meng ]