Toyota raises profit forecast

Published Feb 6, 2013 at 04:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

Lifted by strong sales in the United States and a weaker yen, Toyota Motor Corp. on Tuesday raised its profit forecast for the full financial year by 10 percent, to 860 billion yen, as the company, the world’s largest automaker, recorded a return to profit levels it has not seen in years.

— Staff and wire reports