Ponzi scheme victims seek Hun Sen’s help

About 300 people from 11 provinces gathered at Prime Minister Hun Sen’s cabinet near Wat Botum pagoda yesterday to ask for help in their ongoing dispute with Empire Big Capital Limited, an investment company that cheated thousands of victims out of nearly $60 million. In May last year, three government departments joined forces to combat the Ponzi scheme, after the interior, economy and justice ministries received complaints from 7,430 people across Cambodia. …

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