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Shabaan is an 18-year-old single man from Jabalia city. He lives with his family in a simple house. His father is a worker and this is the only source of income to the family. Shabaan is a student in his first year in a local collage where he studies human science. Shabaan would like to finish his study with very high grades so he can find a good job and help his family in the future. Shabaan took a USD Murabaha loan from FATEN. This loan will help him to buy a new laptop for his study, and will help him to do his projects and homework. Shabaan appears in the photo with his new laptop.

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This loan is governed by Islamic lending principles. Because Islamic Law prohibits the charging of interest, FATEN is charging 0% interest on this loan. This is a Murabaha loan, which means that FATEN purchases goods for borrowers and charges a fee or mark-up. Click here to learn more about this loan type and Kiva's approach to lending in the Islamic world.  


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 63
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,012,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Shabaan to buy a new laptop for his study.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 29, 2013
Oct 6, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2015