Quiz 183 : Business & Industry Current Affairs (for Bank PO & Other Exams)
1.Which bank has recently won the Model Bank award 2009 , from Celent, a banking industry research and advisory firm?
(A)Bank of India
(B)Union Bank of India
2.According to an UNCTAD study, how much was invested in India in the form of Foreign Direct Investment in the year 2008?
(A)$ 35.1 billion
(B)$ 46.5 billion
(C)$ 42.3 billion
3.Which bank has recently introduced EFEE (e-fee) through which education fees can be remitted through select branches?
4.The U.S. soft drink giant Pepsico has recently opened the largest bottling plant in its world network in which country ?
5.Recently Bajob.com & which of the following mobile companies have announced the launch of indic-language (Indian language) mobile job portal, designed for job seekers who work in the informal sector and household segments?
6.Mangla oil fields in Barmer, Rajasthan belong to which of the following companies?
(A)Reliance India Ltd.
7.Companies Bill, 2008, which was reintroduced in the Lok Sabha, once enacted will also render it mandatory for listed companies to have what fraction of independent directors on their boards?
8.MoneyGram International, a leading global money transfer company, and which of the following India travel giants is organizing a thirty-day road show called ‘Onam 2009’ in Kerala?
(A)Travel Corporation of India
(B)Thomas Cook India
(C)SITA Destination Management Company
9.Recently we read in the newspapers that to enable the Public Sector Banks to meet credit requirements of the economy while maintaining a healthy and comfortable level of regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets ratio, a proposal has been sent by the Government of India to the World Bank to raise a loan of _______?
10.Recently we read in the newspapers about the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), whose where about rules was rejected by BCCI. Where are the headquarters of WADA?
11.Recently we came to know that in the Rajya Sabha Union Law Minister M Veerappa Moily was forced by a united opposition to defer the introduction of Judges (Declaration of Assets and Liabilities) Bill, 2009. The controversy was over clause VI of the bill. What does this clause say ?
(A)High Court and Supreme Court Judges would declare their assets but the same would not be made public.
(B)High Court and Supreme Court Judges would declare their assets and they would be made public.
(C)High Court and Supreme Court Judges would not declare their assets
12.Recently Sports Authority of India Ltd undertook the work of the construction of the synthetic turf hockey ground, which is world's highest Hockey ground, at which place in Himachal Pradesh ?
13.As per the latest report by TRAI , Telecom operators in the country added about 1.2 crore subscribers in the wireless segment in June 2009. This has taken the total number of telecom subscribers in India to which of the following figures ?
14.A strategy that consists of concurrent buying and selling of equal or comparable securities from at least two markets in order to profit from the variation in their prices is called ?
15.In the present context of socio-economic development , the concept of 'meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs is known as which of the following concepts? (NABARD Bank Officer 2009)
16.Which of the following concept aims to bring the most of the rural persons in the net of financial and banking services ? (NABARD 2009)
17.Which of the following rate is fixed by RBI ?
(C)both of them
18.Aam Aadmi Bima Yojana’ is being implemented by Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) for the benefit of rural landless households. This scheme is of which of the following governments?
20.Which of the following is the first state / UT to announce 100% financial inclusion in India ?