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13.5 Tons of Gold Worth $636 Million Found Hidden in Chinese Official’s Home

A 58-year-old Chinese official and member of the provincial and municipal party committees from Haikou city, Hainan province, China is under investigation after officers discovered tons of hidden gold inside his home.

Corruption inspectors conducted a raid in Zhang Qi’s home earlier this month and found a vast amount of riches, including thousands of gold bars and bricks weighing 13.5 tons and valued up to 520 million British Pounds ($636 million), according to Daily Mail.

Wife of Philippines’ Most Bru‌t‌a‌l Dictator Found G‌uilt‌y For Funneling $200 Million to Swiss Bank

‌Former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos has been found gu‌ilt‌y of seven counts of graft by local anti-cor‌rup‌tion court Sandiganbayan in a court proceeding that lasted 27 years.

Sandiganbayan Co‌urt Fifth Division, which presides over cases involving graft and corruption, filed an ar‌re‌st w‌arra‌nt a‌gainst the 89-year-old widow of former Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos on Friday.

TV Host Who Sparked Fan Bingbing Tax Scandal Goes Missing After Accusing Shanghai Police of Fraud

Cui Yongyuan, the Chinese television presenter who uncovered Fan Bingbing’s tax evasion practice, has gone missing after accusing the Shanghai police and a few unnamed celebrities of being involved in a “huge fraud.”

In his claim, which he posted on Chinese social media on Sunday, Cui accused officers from the Shanghai Economic Crime Investigation Department (ECID) for accepting huge amounts of Chinese yuan in cash, according to South China Morning Post.