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Japanese Travelers Scammed in Shanghai

Increasing numbers of Japanese are falling victim to scams in Shanghai, being lured into paying exorbitant charges for minimal services, according to Japanese consular officials.

This year alone there have been 70 Japanese who have fallen to Shanghai scams, costing them close on 10 million yen (around $130,000).

Most of the victims have been men, but some women have also fallen into the trap.

Read the rest of the story: Unwary Japanese scammed in China.