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Kheng Tang

  • Phillip Bank
  • Local partner investment
  • + 31 other investors
  • With EUR 10,600 Kheng is able to buy a truck to transport products to Vietnam for her recycling business.

    48 months
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    Maturity48 months
    Repayments6 months
      Fully funded in 13 days on 28 May 2016.
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      Mrs. KHENG Tang is married and lives with her husband and one child in Prey Veng province. She has a recycling business, buying recycling products from small recyclers in the commune. Most of the recycling products are beer cans, bottles, plastics, and used steel. Every 1-2 times per month, she transports her recycling product to resell at Vietnam border. She has been working as a recycling business buyer for almost 10 years to earn a living to support her family. 

      She is now is asking for a loan to purchase small truck to transport her recycling items to resell at Vietnam border.

      Company nameKheng Tang
      CEOKheng Tang
      LocationPrey Veng
      SectorWholesale / Retail


      Phillip Bank is a microfinance institution in Cambodia that invests in people and their businesses via Micro-loans. By providing working capital to local entrepreneurs, they enable people in Cambodia to further expand their businesses and reach their potential for business growth and job creation.

      Micro-loans are an effective tool against poverty. Research has shown that communities with more viable small local businesses have more balanced economies and higher average prosperity levels. Their turnover mainly flows back to their communities, ensuring economic growth and stability. The capital provided by Phillip Bank works towards sustainably improving families' financial well-being in rural and urban communities.


      SDG’s impacted

      With this project you are contributing to the following Sustainable Development Goals:

      SDG 1. No poverty

      SDG 8. Decent work and economic growth

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      • With this investment 1 job is created
      • With this investment 4 people are reached

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