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RODENT WARNING – BANGKOK – A FLYING SPORRAN TRAVEL ADVISORY

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‘The Flying Sporran advises against all but essential travel to Sukhumvit Soi 11.You should take extra care and avoid gatherings of other foreigners talking about ‘gerbil wheels’. These meetings can be accompanied by indiscriminate wretchings’. Foreigners heading out on the town in Bangkok should especially careful over the next few weeks as the city has received an influx of ‘boiler …

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OVER 100 BOILER ROOM ARRESTS IN SPAIN – BUT THAILAND ‘HOSTILE’

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OVER 100 ‘WOLVES OF WALL STREET DOWN’ – 13 BOILER ROOMS TERMINATED Aston Martin seized in Spain With over 100 people arrested in swoops on ‘boiler rooms operators’  in Spain and Britain yesterday detectives of Britain’s City Fraud Squad were quoted in respect of Thailand saying it was a ‘hostile environment’. Newspapers are now referring to those arrested as ‘Wolf …

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BOILER ROOM BOYS MAY FEEL THE HEAT

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THAI MAFIA ‘WANT THE FOREIGN CAKE’ Flying Sporran’s Weekend Diary (‘Round up the usual suspects’) They seem invincible. The foreign operators of boiler rooms (those illegal share trading rooms which con pensioners out of millions) have now taken over vast swathes of the night life industry in Bangkok and have always seemed like they cannot be touched. They are known …

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Sex Bonus For Scam Traders in £100 Million Bangkok Shares Sting

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By Andrew Drummond for the Sunday Mirror July 29 2001 THE newspaper adverts promised a lucrative wage packet and a lifestyle to match in one of the world’s most exotic cities. Yet hundreds of Britons lured to join Bangkok sales teams have found themselves caught up in a pounds 100 million shares scam. The ‘Boiler Room’ sting involves persuading unsuspecting …