A worker wearing protective gloves inspects a N95 mask. Photo: Bloomberg A worker wearing protective gloves inspects a N95 mask. Photo: Bloomberg
A worker wearing protective gloves inspects a N95 mask. Photo: Bloomberg

How demand for medical gloves made Malaysia’s new billionaires

  • Coronavirus pandemic has transformed Southeast Asia into a hotspot for manufacturing protective gear
  • However, some experts say Malaysian glovemakers could yet be at risk should countries such as China expand their production

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A worker wearing protective gloves inspects a N95 mask. Photo: Bloomberg A worker wearing protective gloves inspects a N95 mask. Photo: Bloomberg
A worker wearing protective gloves inspects a N95 mask. Photo: Bloomberg
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