At the close in Singapore, the FTSE Straits Times Singapore added 0.70%.
The best performers of the session on the FTSE Straits Times Singapore were Comfortdelgro Corporation Ltd (SIN:CMDG), which rose 3.32% or 0.100 points to trade at 3.110 at the close. Meanwhile, Olam International Limited (SIN:OLAM) added 2.27% or 0.040 points to end at 1.800 and Singtel (SIN:STEL) was up 2.01% or 0.08 points to 4.06 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Noble Group Limited (SIN:NOBG), which fell 2.00% or 0.010 points to trade at 0.490 at the close. Sembcorp Industries Ltd (SIN:SCIL) declined 1.91% or 0.07 points to end at 3.59 and Hongkong Land Holdings Limited (SIN:HKLD) was down 1.56% or 0.12 points to 7.58.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Singapore Stock Exchange by 260 to 188 and 30 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for September delivery was down 0.70% or 0.29 to $41.94 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in October fell 0.32% or 0.16 to hit $49.47 a barrel, while the December Gold contract rose 0.21% or 2.30 to trade at $1117.90 a troy ounce.
USD/SGD was up 0.40% to 1.4026, while EUR/SGD rose 0.47% to 1.5650.
The US Dollar Index was down 0.03% at 96.34.
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