• Kyodo News


Fast Retailing Co. revised upward Friday its group earnings outlook for the current business year through August and reported a boost in profit and sales for the September-November quarter due to strong sales at its Uniqlo casual clothing stores.

Fast Retailing said it now expects a group net profit of ¥50 billion for the full business 2009 through August, compared with its October projection of ¥48 billion.

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