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Money 2 in court

Repeka Nasiko
Tuesday, December 31, 2013

A CHINESE couple appeared in the Nadi Magistrates Court yesterday to answer to charges of failing to declare about $70,000 in foreign currency at Nadi International Airport last Friday.

The couple — Weizhe Zhang and Miao Miao Jian — appeared before Magistrate Peni Dalituicama.

According to the court, the husband and wife entered the country from the Solomon Islands on an Air Niugini flight while on their way to Hong Kong, stopping over in Nadi.

Police confirmed Weizhe Zhang had with him $32,400 in cash while Miao Miao Jian had $44,000 in her possession.