Ata T. is a young man from Nablus. In the picture above, he is shown in his shop. Ata started this business four years ago in the old city of Nablus. He sells CDs, records, DVDs, accessories and gift items, and he provides the service of burning CDs or DVDs of materials provided by his customers, such as research material or wedding party images.
Ata wanted to provide his customers with professional services, so he took a loan from FATEN in order to purchase a CD-cover printing machine. Ata hopes to increase his income and be able to expand and improve his business. His shop is in a very good location and he has a good number of customers.
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