Mrs. Nhey V. is a villager in Thol Louk village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns 2-hectar field to cultivate rice to earn for living. Aside from this she is a pig breeder. Since the second business is going well, she wants to expand it so she decided to ask for a loan to buy more piglets and pig food for her business. Her husband, Mr. Ten Cheng, is a farmer and he also helps her on the businesses. Mrs. Nhey V. is 59 years old and the mother of two children two of whom are employed in a garment factory. Her husband is shown on the left of the photo.
Angkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.