The senator warns of the growing crypto scam industry in the country, with trafficked foreigners forced to become scammers.
According to them, their main recruiter is Rachel Almendra Luna, who has agents in the country who take care of the recruits’ papers.
As per the BI, the immigration officer who cleared the passengers for departure is now being investigated and has been relieved temporarily.
According to an alias Miles, the victims were promised BPO-related jobs but ended up being forced to scam citizens from western countries.
One of the 12 victims who were recently rescued believes that there are still 31 other Filipinos who may need to be saved.
A large scale human trafficking syndicate is turning OFWs to be crypto scammers in Myanmar, Sen. Hontiveros revealed.