A shopper walks past Sharp's advertisement board at an electronic shop in Tokyo

 
A shopper walks past  Sharp
A shopper walks past Sharp's advertisement board at an electronic shop in Tokyo February 3, 2011. Japan's Sharp Corp posted a near tripling in nine-month operating profit on a jump in television sales ahead of the reduction of government subsidies in its home market, and kept its annual outlook unchanged. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS)