Strengthen payment methods, exercise more caution online to combat Internet scams: Shanmugam

SINGAPORE – The increase in crime for the first half of this year is not cause for concern, but it is a call for people to be more careful, particularly when transacting online, Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam said on Saturday (Aug 25). “If you look at the statistics, the rise is mainly due to Internet scams… and it’s not easy to deal with because often they’re borderless and in a different jurisdiction,” he said on the sidelines of a community event in Yishun. “The main thing we…

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