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Reversing Lebanon's 'brain drain'

26 April 2014 Last updated at 01:47 BST

One of the big issues in Lebanon is the "brain drain" - the flow of university-educated young people leaving the country in search of better prospects abroad.

But the people behind a new scheme aimed at creating more jobs locally hope that many of them will think twice before leaving home.

Howard Johnson reports from Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates.

Watch: Middle East Business Report

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