Mrs. Ret Aeth Village Bank Group
Mrs. Ret A. is a famer who owns a half-hectare plot of land where she grows rice to sell to support herself. She is also a pig breeder. Since her breeding is going well, she wants buy more piglets. So, Mrs. Ret A. is applying for a loan to buy more piglets. With the rest of the loan she will purchase fertilizer and hire farm laborers to grow rice. She is a widow with two children who are both studying at school and also help I. her businesses.
About AMKAngkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.
This is a Group Loan
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