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Ahmad is a 20-year-old single man from Jabalia city. He lives alone in a small simple house.

Ahmad opened a barber shop three years ago. It is a good business and he has loyal customers. Ahmad would like to improve his shop and expand it in the future.

Ahmad took a USD loan from FATEN to buy new tools for his barber shop. Ahmad will be able to improve his store and attract more customers.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

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.  


Palestinians face unique challenges due to the economic and political environment in the West Bank and Gaza. Click here to learn more about how Kiva and FATEN are working to help Palestinian borrowers overcome these obstacles and how your support can make a difference.


About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 62
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,628,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,450 helped Ahmad to buy new tools for his barber shop.
58% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 16, 2014
Apr 7, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss: