His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Wednesday issued Law No. 20 of 2019 to issue a law on combating money laundering and terrorism financing.
A training workshop on fighting terrorism financing began in Doha on Monday. The workshop is being organised by Qatar's National Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Committee (NAMLC) in co-operation with the National Anti-Terrorism Committee (NATC).
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces an uphill task in persuading four Arab states to end a boycott of Qatar in talks after the four labelled a US-Qatar terrorism financing accord an inadequate response to their concerns.
The US State Department has said that the memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Qatar and the United States on curbing financing of terrorism set a good example for other countries.