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March 31 (Reuters) - Canada's BlackBerry Ltd, reported a smaller quarterly loss on Friday as operating costs nearly halved.
The Waterloo, Ontario-based company's net loss narrowed to $47 million or 10 cents per share in the fourth quarter ended Feb. 28, from $238 million or 45 cents per share, a year earlier.
The smartphone maker-turned-software company said operating expenses fell 49.2 percent to $229 million in the quarter.
Revenue fell 38.3 percent to $286 million. (Reporting by Vishaka George in Bengaluru)