Malaysia’s best-known commodity is powering fortunes of Top Glove tycoon

Malaysian businessman Lim Wee Chai is certainly the man of the hour. He is going places no Malaysian tycoons have. The boss of Top Glove Corporation Bhd, the world’s largest gloves manufacturer, has found his company placed as third largest market capitalisation listed on Bursa. On Thursday, Top Glove was in second spot, but it slipped to third when Bursa closed on Friday, with Public Bank taking over. Pole position is still Maybank’s, which had a market capitalisation of RM88.244 billion …