India managed the highest jump by any country when it climbed 30 notches to reach the 100th position in World Bank’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ index. While World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva called the jump rare, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that it was a ‘historic’ one.
States across India have been doing their bit to make cities more conducive to doing business. From improving connectivity and IT infrastructure to providing the talent pool, Indian cities are upping the ante to make their cities more business-friendly. However, many bottlenecks remain, from infrastructural woes and the high cost of real estate in many cities, to the bureaucratic hurdles involved in running businesses.
We take a look at 10 of the best Indian cities to do business in: