Japanese passports set for anti fraud technology

The Japanese poassport which is world’s most powerful passport is set to upgrade against fraud, make almost impossible to copy it. Japan will start issuing passports with bearers’ names and other information laser-printed onto plastic substrates by the mid-2020s, among other new anti-fraud technologies to thwart forgers drawn by the

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Internet Financial Scams, Phishing and Internet Fraud Alert from US Embassy in United Kingdom

We receive inquiries every day from people who have been defrauded for hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars by Internet contacts they thought were their friends or loved ones. Internet scams and phishing emails are attempts by con artists to convince you to send them money. These fraudulent schemes can include

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Important warning from JICA against fraud

By Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica): Recently, we have received reports that “Japan International Cooperation Agency” and/or “JICA” are impersonated and an autograph of the President of JICA, Akihiko Tanaka, is used without our permission in letters and emails with instructions to pay cash, transfer funds by bank remittance, etc.

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Be aware of fraudulent website, social media, emails in an attempt to extract payments from visa applicants

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Japan has received reports of fraud websites, social media and emails, falsely stating that they are issued by the Government and/or Embassy of Japan, in an attempt to extract payments from visa applicants. Please be aware that these scams are NOT related to the Government

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【Fraud Alert】Regarding fraudulent e-mails pretending to be from management people of Marubeni-Itochu Steel Inc.

Recently, we have received several inquiries from individuals and associations concerning suspicious e-mails which they have received under the names of our management. The contents of such e-mails are about an open position with the company and an inquiry to law firms in connection with possible representation of the company.

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