Bangladesh Authorities Seize $128mn From Telecom Fraudsters

32 Taiwanese, 7 Bangladeshis and 5 Chinese have been arrested by Bangladesh’s Rapid Action Battalion, following an multinational investigation into telecoms fraud. The criminal ring reportedly amassed USD128mn, spread over 2000 bank accounts, during the 18 months they operated. You can read more here.

Eric Priezkalns
Eric Priezkalns
Eric is the Editor of Commsrisk. Look here for more about the history of Commsrisk and the role played by Eric.

Eric is also the Chief Executive of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG), a global association of professionals working in risk management and business assurance for communications providers.

Previously Eric was Director of Risk Management for Qatar Telecom and he has worked with Cable & Wireless, T‑Mobile, Sky, Worldcom and other telcos. He was lead author of Revenue Assurance: Expert Opinions for Communications Providers, published by CRC Press. He is a qualified chartered accountant, with degrees in information systems, and in mathematics and philosophy.