Arabic internet site
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Push for Arabic internet content

While the number of people using the internet in the Middle East is rising rapidly, Arabic still only makes up just 2% of all content on the web.

The scope for the industry's growth is therefore massive, but one of the biggest obstacles is the language itself.

Arabic does not lend itself to modern, technological expressions.

Katy Watson meets some web entrepreneurs in Qatar who are trying to change that.

  • 20 May 2012