UG Healthcare announced on Dec 1 that it will be conducting Covid-19 testing on its employees in its upstream manufacturing operations based in Malaysia.

The news comes after rival glove maker Top Glove reported that it will be closing some of its factories as over 2,000 of its workers tested positive for Covid-19 on Nov 23.

See: Top Glove's share price falls on factory closure news; buys back more shares

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