The charges for Barclays and four ex-staff follow a five-year investigation into the arrangements.
Iran has signed a deal worth $615 million -- or euros 550 million -- with a Spanish-Iranian consortium under which the group will provide pipes used in Iran's oil industry. It's the first major deal since President Hassan Rouhani's re-election last week to another term in office on a platform of reform.
A Dubai firm's dream of towing icebergs from the Antarctic to the Arabian Peninsula could face some titanic obstacles.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated five new phases of the South Pars gas field on Sunday, the result of some US$20 billion in investment, local media reported.
Qatar said Monday it plans to boost production from a vast underwater natural gas field by 10 percent, giving the energy-rich Gulf nation potential new revenue as it pursues ambitious infrastructure plans.
Kuwait is building one of the world's longest causeways to its remote north where it will pump billions into "Silk City", aiming to revive the ancient Silk Road trade route.
Saudi Arabia on Sunday launched a parallel equity market designed to boost small and medium enterprises that closed up 20 percent, the maximum allowed in a single day, brokers said.
The American president's businessman sons opened the Trump International Golf Club Saturday as Dubai hosted the first foreign launch of a venue bearing Donald Trump's name since he took office.
Pakistani laborers unload cabbages from a truck at the main fruit and vegetable market amid heavy rain in Islamabad, Wednesday, Jan. 25.
Palestinian workers cover rows of strawberries to protect them from the cold during the harvest season in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip on Monday, Jan. 2.