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Bakhtiyor is a resident of the city of Qurgan-Tube. He is 51 years old, married, and the father of two adult children, a daughter and a son, who now live independently. Bakhtiyor's wife is not employed: she takes care of the household.

Bakhtiyor wants to provide taxi services. He has some savings and is also an experienced driver. However, he does not have enough money to buy a car and start working, and this is why he is requesting a loan. He is planning to provide his taxi services along one of the routes of the city of Qurgan-Tube, doing five round-trips per day.
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Бахтиёр житель города Кургантюбе. Ему 51 год. Он женат и является отцом одной дочери и одного сына. Его дети уже взрослые и самостоятельные. Жена Бахтиёра не работает, она ведет домашнее хозяйство. Сейчас Бахтиёр хочет заняться услугой такси. У него имеется сбережение, а также опыт вождения. Однако чтобы закупить автомашину и начать деятельность, ему не хватает денежной суммы. Поэтому Бахтиёр обратился за кредитом. Бахтиёр планирует предоставлять услуги такси по маршрутной линии города Кургантюбе и в день совершать пять рейсов.

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This loan is part of Humo's startup loan program targeting particularly vulnerable clients who live at subsistence and do not qualify for the standard loan due to lack of income from an existing business. This program offers clients up to a 4-month grace period on the loan. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life. 

About MLO Humo and Partners

MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.

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  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 191
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $30,410,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $2,100 helped Bakhtiyor to purchase a car in order to provide taxi services.
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 4, 2013
Jun 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 5, 2013