Can start ups save Spain's economy?
2 May 2013 Last updated at 15:31 BST
The European Central Bank has lowered borrowing costs in an attempt to stimulate economies that use the euro, but what impact might this have in Spain?
The widely-expected cut to 0.50% from 0.75% is the first in 10 months, fuelled by concerns about a lack of economic growth and high unemployment in many eurozone nations.
From Barcelona, Pascale Harter reports on the outlook for small businesses in the harsh economic climate.