Ref. No.: Advisory-BKKPE-52-2022

Against Online Recruitment Scams


In observance of the 2022 World Day Against Trafficking today, 30 July 2022, the Philippine Embassy in Bangkok reminds the Filipino community in Thailand to be vigilant against online job recruitment scams being offered through unsolicited emails and various social media and messaging platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Line, Messenger, Telegram, among others.

The Embassy has monitored a rising number of cases in mainland Southeast Asia of Filipinos who have fallen victim to fake employment offers promising lucrative salaries.

The public is encouraged to immediately report any potential case of online recruitment scam to the Embassy by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or though the following phone numbers:

The Duty Officer Hotline: +66-89-926-5954

Emergency Hotline: +66-81-989-7116

To avoid being victimized by employment scams, please contact the Department of Migrant Workers to verify online job offers: