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Why do women outnumber men in technology in the Gulf?

There are proportionally more female tech entrepreneurs in the Middle East than anywhere else in the world, according to a recent US study.

So why are so many Arab women getting into this field? Is it a sign of increasing gender equality or is it because careers in technology fit with traditional values?

Leana Hosea reports.

Watch: Middle East Business Report

  • 08 Feb 2014
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