With the economy still struggling and companies shedding workers, people wanting to start small businesses are looking abroad.
Entrepreneurs are heading to places like India where the economy IS booming. It's a place where millions are in poverty but is also home to a new generation of the so-called 'super rich'.
As part of a trade mission, this week a group of young entrepreneurs from the south travelled to Delhi and Mumbai to see if it could be a land of opportunity. Our Transport Correspondent Mike Pearse reports.