Latest update: 17/01/2013
Portugal: fighting the crisis by becoming an entrepreneur
News coverage from Portugal has been dominated by the economic crisis for months. 16% of the country's active population is now out of work and the government’s drastic austerity measures - demanded by Europe - continue. Although many young Portuguese have decided to go abroad to try to find work, others have decided to stay in their home country, where they are setting up their own businesses.