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The Pakistani real estate tycoon Malik Riaz Hussain has agreed to hand over 190 million pounds ($244 million) Newport Cigarettes Shop held in Britain to settle a British investigation into whether the money was from the proceeds of crime.
Hussain is one of Pakistan's richest and most powerful businessmen and biggest private employers, and is known for upmarket gated housing communities. He has been caught up in corruption investigations but also supports charitable causes.
Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) said it had agreed a settlement in which Hussain would hand over a property, Cheap Newport 100s cigarettes 1 Hyde Park Place, valued at 50 million pounds, and cash frozen in British bank accounts.
The NCA had previously secured nine freezing orders covering 140 million pounds in the accounts on the grounds that the money may have been acquired illegally.