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Louk

Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia / Arts

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A loan helped to purchase more yarn for weaving his scarves to sell at the market.


Louk's story

Louk is 37 years old. He is a married man with three children. He and his wife are in the weaving business. Louk has been weaving and selling scarves for 5 months.

He will use this loan to purchase more yarn for weaving his scarves to sell at the market. By selling the scarves, he can earn enough money to buy more yarn and change his family's living standards.

He wishes to expand his business and send his children to universities in the future.