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Latvia deported 110 fraud suspects to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In contrast to several other countries, Latvia last year deported 110 Taiwanese fraud suspects to the island, and not to China, the Central News Agency reported Saturday. ...

48 Taiwanese in Poland arrested for fraud

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Poland announced a crackdown on a fraud ring comprised of 48 Taiwanese and two Poles, who have been arrested and could face up to 15 years in prison. The ring was said ...

Over 100 foreign suspects in telecom fraud nabbed in Philippines

More than 100 suspects believed to be from Taiwan and China were arrested in the Philippines on Saturday for their alleged involvement in fraudulent telecom activities. Acting on a tip provided by ...

China sentences Taiwanese swindlers deported from Kenya

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A court in China on Thursday sentenced two Taiwanese citizens to 15 years in prison for taking part in a telecom fraud ring based in Kenya. During over a year, China ha...

MOFA calls on Spanish court to extradite Taiwanese nationals to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday Dec. 16 called on the Spanish government to reverse its decision on the extradition of 121 Taiwanese nationals to China. The...

Taiwan to seek extradition of telecom fraud suspects from Spain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is seeking the extradition of 218 Taiwanese nationals who are being detained by the Spanish government on charges of telecom fraud, Anna Kao, the Ministry of Foreig...

Malaysian teen and Taiwanese gangster accused of 'Macau Scam'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Malaysian police have reportedly uncovered fraudulent cases committed through fake telephone calls that were supposedly made from financial institutions or even the police....

Taiwan protests against Cambodia’s deportation of 19 citizens to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Mainland Affairs Council lodged a strong protest with China Saturday after Cambodia deported 19 Taiwanese citizens accused of telecom fraud to China instead of Taiwan....

3 Taiwanese arrested for alleged phone fraud in Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Three Taiwanese nationals were arrested by Thai policemen for allegedly being engaged in telecom fraud. On September 22, three Taiwanese men were captured in Nakhon Rat...

Four Taiwanese halted from being deported to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Four Taiwanese suspects were promptly halted from deporting to China by Indonesia police. On August 14, a group of four Taiwanese citizens suspected in an international...

Taipei protests Jakarta's deportation of Taiwanese suspects to China

Taiwan on Thursday expressed regret for Indonesia's deportation of 18 Taiwanese fraud suspects to China. "We would like to express our serious concern. We deeply regret the result," F...

Taiwanese fraud suspects deported to China by Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Thursday, Indonesia deported 143 suspects believed to be Chinese and Taiwanese to China after they were arrested in connection with fraudulent activities. The men we...

22 Taiwanese men arrested for telecom fraud in Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 22 Taiwanese were detained in massive raids conducted by Indonesian policemen to wipe out an international telecom fraud ring operating throughout Indonesia. ...

China reports 35 Japanese detained on telecom fraud charges

BEIJING (AP) — China says it has detained 35 Japanese citizens on suspicion of telecoms fraud. The June 30 detentions appeared to mark the largest roundup of Japanese citizens engage...

China halves students allotted for Taiwan, tries to lure Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chinese authorities have cut the number of Chinese students allowed to study at Taiwan universities this year, announced the joint committee of Taiwan universities for recruiti...