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Welcome to scam town

BMWs, Porsches and mansions dot Chang Keng village in Anxi, where just a few years ago, farmers in one of China's poorest regions relied on tea leaves to eke a living. However, when tea prices crashed in 2011, they turned to a new business - phone scams, a fount of illicit wealth.
BMWs, Porsches and mansions dot Chang Keng village in Anxi, where just a few years ago, farmers in one of China's poorest regions relied on tea leaves to eke a living. However, when tea prices crashed in 2011, they turned to a new business - phone scams, a fount of illicit wealth.

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