Abd Al Hadi is a 51 year-old married man who has three family members. He is from Baqa'a Jordan. He is requesting a loan of 1000 JOD in order to buy materials such as gemstones, pearls and coral. In the past he was selling his products through his friends but now he wants to open a exposition to show his new products. In the future he hopes for his son to have a good education. Also he wants to buy land to build a house on.
Tamweelcom was ranked among the top ten microfinance institutions worldwide in 2007 and 2008 by the Microfinance Information Exchange (MIX). Tamweelcom offers loan products tailored to the needs of micro-entrepreneurs in Jordan, including vocational and solar power loans, loans for aspiring entrepreneurs starting a project from home, and loans for established small businesses. Tamweelcom’s non-financial services include training and permanent showrooms for clients to develop and market their products, as well as educational grants for children to attend private school. Through a partnership with Jordan’s largest telecommunications company, Tamweelcom is the first microfinance institution in the Middle East and North Africa to allow clients to make monthly loan repayments with their mobile phones.