Singapore stocks finished higher Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) up 20.92 points, or 0.64 percent, to close at 3,269.31. A total of 3.13 billion shares changed hands with turnover of 1. 78 billion Singapore dollars (1.45 billion U.S. dollars). Gainers outnumbered losers 296 to 174, while 490 others finished unchanged. The STI index gained 17.16 points, or 0.53 percent, to close at 3,248.39 on Thursday.
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