Fighting complicates Ukraine crash probe, U.S., EU prepare Russia sanctions
Fighting in eastern Ukraine where a Malaysian airliner was downed further complicated an investigation as Europe and the United States prepared economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict.
Qatar state spending up 13%, slowest rate in 11 yrs
Qatar's state spending increased 12.7% last fiscal year, the lowest rate in 11 years, as slow growth in current expenditure offset a sharp rise in funds spent on infrastructure projects, data showed.
Lebanon's Bank Audi says H1 profit up to USD190 mln
Bank Audi says customer deposits grew to USD34 billion in the first six months.