Yazan is 32 years old and he is a tailor. He is requesting a loan for $2,500 from FATEN, which he will use to purchase a new sewing machine and make some repairs to the shop, such as painting and installing tiles. These upgrades will allow him to increase his productivity and income so his living conditions are improved.
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