The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Employment Opportunity.
From:  "HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (HKTDC)"<recruitment@hktdc.com>
Date:  Fri, 14 Nov 2014 02:51:43 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Employment Opportunity." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 14 Nov 2014 02:51:43 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (HKTDC)"<recruitment@hktdc.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Sir/Madam,
 
HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (HKTDC) is a statutory body/international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based traders, manufacturers and service providers. Established in 1966 under the HKTDC Ordinance (Chapter 1114), With our network of more than 40 offices worldwide, Our company needs representatives in the United States, United Kingdom, CANADA, Australia and any part of the world. Our mission is to create opportunities for Hong Kong companies and to promote bilateral trade and investment between Asia and foreign countries.
 
HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL require credible individuals and corporate bodies in USA and CANADA, Australia and any part of the world as a representative We would want to know if you would like to work online from home and get paid weekly without leaving or affecting your present job. You are not required to pay any registration fee or pay for any application form before you get employed.
 
As head of human resources, I am mandated to recruit individuals and corporate bodies for this purpose. Your contact was sourced via market research based on an Online Job search directory.
 
Representatives will act as intermediaries between us and customers in their country of residence. We would like to offer you a part time job as our payment representative in your region and you can earn between $4,000 - $5,000 USD in a month depending on your speed, accuracy and devotion to your work. Our clients make payments for our products and services every week.
 
Payments are made mainly through Paypal, Credit card payment or a Required Bank in the United states Of America. Your job will be to receive payment sent to us, deduct your Commission ($100 from every payment processed) and forward the balance to us or any of our various branches as you will be  instructed to do in our further emails.
 
REMEMBER THE MORE PAYMENT PROCESSED, THE MORE YOU EARN.
 
Interested applicants should send the following details, and direct all enquiries to our representative consultancy department for more information.
complete the form below Job Application form.
 
1) FULL NAME:
2) CONTACT ADDRESS {Note A Po Box}:
3) CITY:
4) STATE:
5) ZIP CODE:
6) PERSONAL CELL PHONE NUMBER:
7) SEX:
8) AGE:
9) OCCUPATION:
 
HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL confirms that any personal data collected from your application will be used for recruitment and selection purposes. Should you be successful in gaining employment with us, this information will then also be used for employment purposes.
 
All personal data collected will be treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act and will not be disclosed to a third party.
 
Thanks for considering our job offer and we hope to develop a good working relationship with you.
 
Yours sincerely,
Michael Hilton
Recruiting Managing Director Hong Kong Trade Development Council.