15 Feb '12, 5am

Online #sexwork gains prevalence in #Singapore and the rest of the world.

SINGAPORE: Private investigators said the online commercial sex trade is gaining prevalence in Singapore. One private eye said the number of enquiries from individuals, who suspect their spouses are engaged in the trade, doubles each year. At the red light district of Geylang, brothels and hotels line up the alleyways. But on the online sphere, all one needs to do is click a few buttons to seal an arrangement with a sex worker. The key differences are convenience and anonymity. Such services are advertised on online forums, and potential customers take their pick from a spectrum of girls, armed with vital statistics and even a number to call. After booking the services, the call centre notes it in a schedule, and customers can proceed to a designated hotel to complete the transaction. One private investigation consultancy said the number of requests it receives to track sp...

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