Mumbai, the financial capital of India, is the hub of business in Southeast Asia. It is a strategically located city, and provides one of the best environments to business leaders as well as budding businesses. Mumbai is one of the most populous cities in the world and a city of opportunities with excellent transportation facilities and business-friendly infrastructure.
Mumbai is well-connected to the major cities of India through road, rail and airways. Its airport is one of the busiest in India. It has a well-established shipping industry because of its several natural harbours.
Mumbai is a magnet for people looking for opportunities and offers a skilled workforce to entrepreneurs. It is the largest city in India with higher per capita income compared with most parts of the country.
The city offers opportunities in chemicals, pharmaceuticals, information technology, engineering and biotechnology sectors. It has a number of IT parks and several others are to be established in future. A number of multinational companies and banks have their regional bases in the city.
Education in the city is of international standards and offers wide variety of educational and professional courses. It is home to some of the finest professional institutions in India.
Mumbai is also the entertainment capital of India where the country’s film industry is located. It has a number of entertainment and recreational facilities for its residents.
The government follows a policy of attracting investment to the city by making investment in the city easier by creating industry-friendly conditions. It has set up several agencies to encourage public and private investments in different sectors.