Pune, May 7, 2012: On May 5, 2012 Amit Enterprises Housing Ltd (AEHL) partnered with CNBC Awaaz to bring India’s premier business channel, to Pune.
‘Future Cities Of India‘ is a highly focused show which identifies some of these key contributions made by the smaller cities – cities that are rapidly making their mark in terms of economic and industrial prosperity. The series rising opportunities for business, consumption of retail, investor participation is slowly and steadily adding up to the growth of the city/state.
This show’s Pune edition examined the city’s limitless growth opportunities, and explored what is required to unleash and realize its ultimate business potential. To achieve this, ‘Future Cities Of India – Focus Pune‘ engaged the city’s most prominent business personalities and thought leaders in a gripping debate on the thrust areas for the development of business, industry and infrastructure.
The day-long seminar also documented Pune’s futuristic quotient based on current and upcoming developments by way of infrastructure, education, health care and industrial development.
“We were happy to partner with CNBC Awaaz on this important initiative,” says Kishor Pate, Chairman & Managing Director, Amit Enterprises Housing Ltd. “It is high time that the country’s prominent business channels examine and document the various factors that have made this city such a popular destination for business, trade and industrial investment.”
The show’s opening session, which was telecast live from Pune, brought together representatives of the city’s most prominent businesses and corporate houses to discuss the overall progress in the region in the recent years. The discussion encompassed job employment opportunities, healthcare, real estate development and education – all of which support the city’s overall economic prosperity.
This was followed by the Investment Special, a live session which laid special focus on the investment opportunities prevailing in Pune. It examined the investments being made into various assets classes like gold, equity and real estate, and the kinds of profits these investments have yielded.
While consumers provided insights about their interest in investing into these verticals, investors offered insider prespectives on the kind of opportunities prevailing in the real estate space. The kind of returns one can expect in the near future by investing in Pune were discussed in depth.
The show ended with the Awaaz Business Summit – a live panel discussion featuring Pune’s independent entrepreneurs, presidents of trade organization councils, senior representatives from the city’s industrial sector and Government officials. The panelists discussed and drew up a road map for the further developmental agenda for Pune.