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TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY SARA HUSSEIN Lebanese entrepreneurs from different internet start-up companies work in the offices of "accelerator" Seeqnce in Beirut's Hamra district, on April 24, 2013. Lebanon, a country plagued for years by slow internet and crumbling infrastructure, is seeing a new interest in internet start-ups. Young Lebanese inspired by Western tales of start-up success, including Facebook, are taking advantage of projects intended to guide their budding businesses, as well as innovative loan models to help them finance their dreams. AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY SARA HUSSEIN
Lebanese entrepreneurs from different internet start-up companies work in the offices of "accelerator" Seeqnce in Beirut's Hamra district, on April 24, 2013. Lebanon, a country plagued for years by slow internet and crumbling infrastructure, is seeing a new interest in internet start-ups. Young Lebanese inspired by Western tales of start-up success, including Facebook, are taking advantage of projects intended to guide their budding businesses, as well as innovative loan models to help them finance their dreams. AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID        (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)