E-commerce picks up in Middle East
18 June 2012 Last updated at 10:38 BST
While the Middle East has been slow to adopt e-commerce, it seems doing business online is now gaining in popularity.
According to one estimate the sector increased by 300% last year.
One obstacle in the way of growth is the lack of a decent postal service in the region, but Jordan-based Aramex has come up with a novel way of getting parcels to their customers.
Jonathan Frewin reports.