Friday, 13 January 2017

Exceptional people: Scams foiled because of them


Their jobs are to help customers transfer or remit money. But by refusing to do so in some cases, 42 keen-eyed individuals from 14 organisations like banks and remittance agencies managed to save their clients from being scammed of over S$1 million in total last year.

These 42 individuals were on Wednesday (Jan 11) recognised by the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) for their effort and vigilance in preventing crime at the CAD’s first-ever Appreciation Awards Ceremony.