Tokyo, Oct 31 (EFE). - Sony obtained a record net profit of 211,700 million yen (1,600 million euros) in the first half of the Japanese fiscal year (April-September), eight times more than in the same period of 2016, thanks mainly to its branches of semiconductors and video games. p>
The operating profit of the Japanese multinational was 361,800 million yen (2,749 million euros) in said period, which is 255 percent year-on-year more than in the same period of 2016, the company said today in a press release. P>
Your billing increased 18.7 percent year-on-year to 3.92 trillion yen (29,785 million euros), mainly due to favorable exchange rates and an increase in sales in all its segments, with the exception of mobile telephony.