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Web-savvy Gulf youth making money from the internet

1 February 2014 Last updated at 19:37 GMT

The number of internet users in the Middle East is set to grow to more than 400 million in the next two years - prompting many companies to move their advertising online.

That growing demand for digital media is creating opportunities for the region's web savvy youth.

Homemade media can generate advertising revenues - but is it enough to earn a living? BBC News hears from two young web entrepreneurs in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi to find out.

Watch: Middle East Business Report

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