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KUALA LUMPUR, March 11 - Japan's Toyota Tsusho Corp has made an offer to purchase 51 percent of Malaysia's Kian Joo Can Factory Bhd, bidding more on a per share basis than a rival Malaysian firm and sending Kian Joo's stock soaring.
* Case relates to one of world's largest untapped iron ore deposits
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March 10 - Chemicals maker DuPont said it expected severe cold weather and storms in North America and business disruptions in Ukraine to hurt its first-quarter earnings and revenue.
No related earnings announcements are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.