Bakhtiyar is married and has two children. He is 33 years old and lives in Baku region together with his family. For more then three years he has been working as a taxi driver. Baktiyar's father taught him to drive since he, too, was a taxi cab driver. At first Bakhiyar was driving as a freelancer, but two years ago he has become an official taxi driver. Bakhtiyar needs a loan of 2000 AZN in order to purchase spare parts for his taxi cab. A repaired car will allow him to offer a better and more reliable service for his customers and improve his business opportunities.
Bakhtiyar jenat i imeyet 2 detey. On jivet v Baku regione vmeste so svoyey jenoy i detmi. Bakhtiyar uje 3 qoda kak rabotayet shoferom, ranshe 2 qoda on rabotal chasnim shoferom no uje 1 qod kak on rabotayet taxistom. Seychas on nujdayetsya v 2000 AZN chtobi kupit zapchasti chtobi pochinit taxi dlya ludshego obsolujivaniya kliyentov i uludsheniya svoyego biznessa. Bakhtiyar nauchilsya etomu delu u svoyego otca kotoriy toje rabotal taxistom. Bakhtiyar 33 qoda.
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