Hamlet H. was born in 1959. He is married and lives in Noyemberyan city, Tavush region, not far from Ijevan city. His family consists of his wife, who works as a librarian, and two school-aged daughters. For about 20 years, Hamlet worked as a mechanical engineer in one of Abovyan's city factories, but since 2003 he has been trading in jewelry and souvenirs. With the income from his business, Hamlet supports his family and has been able to buy new furniture for his house and improve his family's living conditions. Hamlet asks for a 1.000.000 AMD loan to buy chains and bangles to resell and also to increase the assortment of souvenirs in his shop.
About “Nor Horizon”
“Nor Horizon” UCO LLC is committed to promoting poverty alleviation in Armenia by providing high-quality financial and other business development services to enterprising individuals in under-served rural and urban markets who have a strong will to establish and develop their own small-scale businesses. Originally created as the Armenian micro credit program of Oxfam (Great Britain) in late 1995, “Nor Horizon” LLC has been licensed under supervision of the Central Bank of Armenia since early 2006.