Quiz 288: Current Affairs Business & Economy For Banking , MBA Examinations

1.Who among the following CEO’s of a multinational Bank is in news currently for drawing a salary of $1 per annum?
(A)
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(B)Jay Adelson
(C)Rahul Bhandari
(D)John O. Brennan
(E)None of them

2.Which among the following states in India has registered lowest Per Capita Development Expenditure till now during the 11th plan period?
(A)Uttar Pradesh
(B)Bihar
(C)Rajasthan
(D)Chhattisgarh
(E)Jharkhand

3.By what name the company Jubilant Foodworks LTD is known worldwide?
(A)Mc Donalds
(B)Domino’s Pizza
(C)Kentucky Fried Kitchen
(D)Pizza Hut
(E)Little Caesars

4.Recently we read in the newspapers that the central government is assessing the request of media houses to scale up FDI in the print media. Government is in consultation with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India for this purpose. The current FDI limit in the print media and proposed limits are as follows:
(A)49 per cent to 51 per cent
(B)26 per cent to 51 per cent
(C)26 per cent to 49 per cent
(D)49 per cent to 100 per cent
(E)51 per cent to 100 per cent

5.Recently an amendment was made in the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) 2002. Which among the following were brought under the purview of this act now?
(A)Temples & Mosques
(B)NGOs
(C)Non Profit organizations and registered societies
(D)Educational Institutions
(E)All of above

6.As per the recent news published in various newspapers by what fraction , Monsoon has been deficient in India in 2009?
(A)10%
(B)23%
(C)46%
(D)59%
(E)72%

7.Which among the following is also called as permanent council of economic cooperation?
(A)World Economic forum
(B)G 8
(C)G-20
(D)World Trade Organization
(E)International Monetary Fund

8.Who among the following is the richest man in India? (As of December 2009)
(A)Mukesh Ambani
(B) L N Mittal
(C)Anil Ambani
(D)Azim Premji
(E)Shashi & Ravi Ruia

9.The International Mobile Equipment Identity IMEI is a unique code used to identify an individual mobile phone. How may digits are in IMEI number?
(A)12
(B)13
(C)15
(D)17
(E)15 or 17

10.Which among the following bodies maintain a worldwide database of genuine IMEI numbers?
(A)GSM Association
(B)Global mobile Suppliers Association
(C)International Telecommunications Education and Research Association
(D)Voice over IP Security Alliance
(E)Interlan

11.Approximately, what fraction of India’s industrial Production is contributed by micro, small and medium enterprises(MSME)?
(A)25%
(B)60%
(C)45%
(D)35%
(E)12%

12.Who among the following woman entrepreneurs is not in annual India Rich List compiled by business magazine Forbes?
(A)Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
(B)Savitri Jindal
(C)Indu Jain
(D)Anu Aga
(E)Preetha Reddy

13.With which of the following Banks Umesh Chandra Sarangi is associated with ?
(A)SIDBI
(B)NABARD
(C)IDBI
(D)ICICI
(E)Union Bank of India

14.Recently we read in the newspapers that many of the air career companies worldwide and in India also are making huge losses. As per the recent reports published in the newspapers, which among the following private aviation companies in India has incurred maximum loss in 2009 ?
(A)Paramount
(B)Jet Airways
(C)Kingfisher
(D)SpiceJet
(E)GoAir

15.What is the target fixed by the government to be disbursed among farmers across the country as agriculture credit , in the fiscal year 2009-10?
(A)Rs. 1.40 Lakh Crore
(B)Rs. 2.40 Lakh Crore
(C)Rs. 3.25 Lakh Crore
(D)Rs. 5.00 Lakh Crore
(E)None of them

16.As per the recently published news in the media, US-based company Scripps Networks Interactive has acquired a 69 per cent stake in a subsidiary of which of the following?
(A)Zee TV
(B)Star TV
(C)Sony Entertainment Television
(D)NDTV
(E)None of them

17.Which among the following is not correctly matched ? (CEO’s )
(A)Kalanithi Maran – Sun TV
(B)Ramasubrahmaneya Rajha – Madras cements
(C)Navin Jindal – OP Jindal Group
(D)Brijmohan Lall Munjal- Hero Honda
(E)All matched Correctly

18.Which among the following is NOT correctly matched?
(A)Jyoti Naik – Lijjat Papad
(B)Chanda Kocchar – ICICI Bank
(C)Naina Lal Kidwai – HDFC
(D)Ekta Kapoor – Balaji Telefilms
(E)Preetha Reddy – Apollo Hospitals

19.Recently we read in the newspapers that Government is making sweeping changes to the country’s foreign direct investment (FDI) policy to account for increasing concerns voiced by security agencies. in this regard, he government is also planning an . What does FDI trigger list comprises of _______?
(A)List of country-specific FDI restrictions
(B)List of all FDI proposals
(C)Permissions required to make FDI in India
(D)investors with suspected illegal sources of funds or linkages, sensitive areas (like aviation, telecommunications etc) and sensitive locations (like Jammu & Kashmir) for special scrutiny.
(E)None of them

20.Which of the following organizations hold its “Annual Meeting of the New Champions”?
(A)World trade Council
(B)World Economic Forum
(C)International Monetary Forum
(D)World Bank
(E)International Cricket Council

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  • Anonymous
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    in ques no-2 lowest per capita development ependiture till now during the 11th plan period should be chhatisgarh or uttarpradesh..as these were specified as the most laggards states in india.
    Confirm your answer it certainly not..not Bihar…