Previously, on November 11, immediately after receiving information about the fake Fanpage, the Vietnam Badminton Federation posted warning information on the official Fanpage with the content: “Recently, the Federation The Vietnam Badminton Federation receives a lot of information from badminton fans texting about admission to gifted classes from fake pages. Currently, the Vietnam Badminton Federation only has one Facebook page. Vietnam Badminton Federation VBF (with green check mark). Therefore, the Vietnam Badminton Federation informs everyone to avoid being taken advantage of.”
However, after the Vietnam Badminton Federation posted the notice, this situation still continued. The Federation regularly receives many calls from people and parents of students reporting scams from the Federation’s fake Fanpage, and even crooks have forged the seal and signature of the Federation’s General Secretary. Vietnamese badminton Le Thanh Ha to make fake certificates for students.
“The Vietnam Badminton Federation’s main task is to manage badminton activities. Currently, we have not opened any courses or talent training institutes for badminton, so we hope the parents will Please be wise when choosing a registration address for your child. We have the Federation’s phone number and address available, if there are any problems, people can contact us to avoid being taken advantage of by fraudsters. used,” said Ms. Tang Thi Huyen. She hopes that news agencies and the community will share information so that many people know about some fake Fanpages and be alert to avoid being taken advantage of by crooks.
Ms. Tang Thi Huyen stated: In some cases, people came to the Badminton Department Office (Department of Sports and Physical Training, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism) to ask and confirm about this. The Badminton Department has recorded a case of requesting confirmation of information when preparing to transfer to scammers an amount of more than 200 million VND. Another case was recorded in Ho Chi Minh City with the amount of money scammers requested to transfer up to 300 million VND.