Police bust US$145 million medical tourism scam in China


Police have arrested 132 people across China over a medical tourism scam targeting wealthy Chinese that netted nearly 1 billion yuan (US$145 million), according to local media.
Authorities on Thursday said they began investigating the case back in January, when a woman in Zhejiang province reported a beauty salon to police, saying she had been scammed out of 6 million yuan between 2016 and 2017, news site Thepaper.cn reported.
The beauty salon in Jiaxing had offered the woman, surnamed Wang, a…


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