Job scam victims from the Greater China region have been flown to syndicates in Cambodia before being forced to cheat others back home out of their money. With the government paying close attention to combating COVID-19, human traffickers have become bolder.
Huang, a Chinese national who chose to conceal her last name, fell in love with a man she met online and did not suspect a thing when he encouraged her to invest USD $150,000 into a project. By the time she realised it was all a scam, it was too late.
But her story doesn’t end here.