Bashir owns a metal workshop in Gaza. He is taking out a loan to buy a welding machine for his workshop. The new machine will increase his production capacity and, therefore, his income.
This loan is enabling Bashir to increase his income, which he is saving for marriage and starting a family. He is 21 years old and a secondary school graduate.
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