Beny Steinmetz denies paying $8.5 million in bribes to secure the concession for the world's largest iron ore mine.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his fellow defendants will appear in the Jerusalem District Court on February 8.
Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit has decided to drop the remaining accusations against Deri.
An oligarch with $160,000 cash, and a man smuggling $40,000 in fish are among those caught at the airport bringing unreported cash into Israel, the tax authority reports.
If president-elect Joe Biden keeps his promises, Israeli residents with US citizenship could find themselves in a taxation tangle.