×
335
Fashion Jobs
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager (Jharkhand All District)
Permanent · Chatra
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager /Sales Manager (up)
Permanent · Mirzapur
FINO PAYMENTS BANK
Territory Sales Manager - Merchant & Distributor Onboarding - wb
Permanent · Cooch Behar
SUGUNA FOODS PRIVATE LIMITED
Area Sales Manager-Animal Health Products Sales (Bangalore)
Permanent · Bengaluru
MUTHOOT FINCORP LTD
Area Manager - Chennai
Permanent · Chennai
SUGUNA FOODS PRIVATE LIMITED
Area Sales Manager-Animal Health Products Sales (Bangalore)
Permanent · Bengaluru
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (Bihar)
Permanent · Katihar
VIJAY SYSTEMS ENGINEERS PVT LTD ( UMBERGOAN)
Production Manager
Permanent · Vapi
VIDVAS HR SOLUTIONS PRIVATE LIMITED
sr Manager - Production . Only Leather Bags Exp - Chennai
Permanent · Chennai
SHREE SADGURU MASALA & SPICES IND PVT LTD
Regional Sales Manager
Permanent · Navi Mumbai
MAGNATEK ENTERPRISES
Looking For Area Sales Manager
Permanent · Chennai
BANDHAN LIFE SCIENCE PRIVATE LIMITED
Area Sales Manager
Permanent · Kolkata
WINGS PHARMACEUTICALS
Area Sales Manager - Generic Division
Permanent · Ludhiana
FIRST SOLUTION
Agency Development Manager/Recruitment Development Manager(Insurance)
Permanent · Pune
NCL INDUSTRIES LIMITED (BISON PANEL)
Area Sales Manager - Hyderabad (Boards Division)
Permanent · Hyderabad
LN GLOBAL CAREER SERVICES LLP
Required Regional Sales Manager For Pharmaceutical Company
Permanent · Chennai
LN GLOBAL CAREER SERVICES LLP
Required Zonal Sales Manager For Pharmaceutical Company
Permanent · Chennai
LEVI'S
Group Product Manager
Permanent · Bengaluru
AVENUE SUPERMARTS LIMITED
Excellent Opportunity With Dmart _ Production Managers
Permanent · Chikmagalur
ENOAH I SOLUTION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
Area Sales Manager
Permanent · Bengaluru
KISHOR EXPORTS
Garment Technician
Permanent · Agra
CENTURY PLYBOARDS (I) LIMITED
Area Sales Manager - Delhi / Ghaziabad
Permanent · Ghaziabad
By
Reuters
Published
Jun 27, 2017
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

Miranda Kerr returns jewelry gifted in alleged Malaysian scheme

By
Reuters
Published
Jun 27, 2017

Australian model and actress Miranda Kerr has handed over millions of dollars worth of jewelry that U.S. authorities say was given to her as part of a Malaysian money laundering scheme, her spokesperson said on Tuesday.

Kerr, a former Victoria's Secret model, was given diamond pendants, earrings and other jewelry worth about $8 million in 2014 by Malaysian financier Jho Low, according to a June 15 U.S. Department of Justice civil lawsuit.


89th Academy Awards - Oscars Vanity Fair Party - Beverly Hills, California, U.S. - 26/02/17 Model Miranda KerrREUTERS/Danny Moloshok


Kerr is not accused of any wrongdoing and her spokesperson said she has co-operated fully with U.S. authorities from the start of the inquiry.

"The transfer of the jewelry gifts from Ms. Kerr's safe deposit box in Los Angeles to government agents was completed on last Friday afternoon," the spokesperson said in a statement.

The gifts of jewelry were detailed in the Justice Department's lawsuit, in a long-running case over an alleged conspiracy to launder money misappropriated from the 1Malaysia Development Berhad fund, known as 1MDB, which was set up by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak in 2009 to promote economic development.

The Justice Department alleges that more than $4.5 billion was taken from 1MDB by high-level fund officials and their associates.

Kerr, who was in between marriages to actor Orlando Bloom and Snapchat co-founder Evan Spiegel at the time, was given a heart-shaped diamond necklace worth $1.8 million, with her initials inscribed on the back, as a 2014 Valentine's Day gift from Low, according to the lawsuit.

Later in 2014, investigators said, Low gave Kerr a second, pink diamond, pendant worth $4.8 million, followed by matching earrings, a bracelet and a ring worth almost $2 million.

The lawsuit said the funds for the jewelry were misappropriated from the 1MDB account.

Low, whose whereabouts are unknown, could not be reached for comment.

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio also is tied up in the scandal after accepting artwork by Picasso and Basquiat worth more than $12 million from financiers connected with the 1MDB case, along with an Oscar once owned by actor Marlon Brando.

DiCaprio is cooperating with authorities and has initiated the return of the items, his spokesman has said.

DiCaprio's involvement stems from his 2013 film "The Wolf of Wall Street," which investigators allege was financed through Hollywood production company Red Granite with $100 million diverted from the 1MDB fund.

Red Granite has denied any wrongdoing and has said it is fully co-operating with the Justice Department.

 

© Thomson Reuters 2021 All rights reserved.