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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s Top Glove Corporation ( TPGC.KL ) said on Monday it had begun making remediation payments to migrant workers who were employed by the world’s largest medical glove maker before 2019, when it put in place ethical recruitment practices. FILE PHOTO: A worker carries out a test on a glove at a Top Glove factory outside Kuala Lumpur June 25, 2009. Top Glove is the world's largest producer of medical gloves. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad. The United States is a major market for medical gloves, which have seen huge demand as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and last month the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) placed a detention order on imports from two of Top Glove’s subsidiaries. Full story

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