Mohammad is a forty-two-year-old married man from Jenin City. He is the father of four sons. Six years ago, Mohammad opened a small cafe in the city, where he sells soft drinks, coffee and tea. It is a good business and earns a good income but is not enough to cover family expenses.
Mohammad has taken a USD loan from FATEN, to help him buy more chairs and tables for his cafe. By taking this loan, Mohammad will be able to improve his cafe and increase sales.
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