Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Quiz on Economy,Business & Finance - 36

1. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development(OECD) projected India’s growth rate of ____ in 2010 in its latest report?
a)6.5%    b)6.7%    c)7%    d)7.2%    e)none of these
2. Which Country has overtaken US in the most competitive economies in the world compiled by World Economic Forum?
a)Switzerland    b)China    c)Australia   d)Finland   e)Germany
3. Which Bank(PSU) has been awarded in NDTV Profit Business Leadership award 2009 in Banking Category?
a)SBI    b)Canara Bank    c)Bank of Maharashtra     d)Corporation Bank    e)Bank of India
4. Which of the following does not come under India’s six core sectors?
a)Petroleum Refinery Products   b)Agriculture    c)Crude Oil   d)Steel   e)Cement
5. With which auto company SBI has signed a memorandum of understanding for providing retail financing to customers?
a)Hyundai   b)Tata motors    c)Ford    d)Honda Seil   e)Maruthi Suzuki
6. India targets $50-billion Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) by  ________?
a)2012    b)2013    c)2014   d)2015   e)2017
7. Recently Government has cleared the 17 FDI proposals worth Rs __________?
a)990 crores    b)1015 crores     c)1323  crores    d)1158 crores   e)4551 crore
8. With which Country India had signed a memorandum of understanding for establishing a joint study group (JSG) to examine the feasibility of a comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA) between the two countries?
a)Italy    b)Argentina    c)Bahrain    d)Canada   e)Russia
9. How many Special Economic Zones(SEZ) are Operating in India?
a)89    b)56    c)101    d)121   e)none of these
10. According to Planning Commission, India Economy will grow by ___ in next Fiscal Year?
a)7.1%    b)8%    c)6.9%    d)7.9%   e)7.5%
11. India signed a five year agreement to jointly fight Climate Change and negotiate International Climate Deals?
a)China    b)Maldives    c)Japan    d)US    e)Denmark
12. Which Country will Chair the Inter-governmental Group of 24 (G-24) nations in 2009-2010?
a)Syria    b)South Africa    c)India   d)Brazil   e)none
13. Recently which Bank has celebrated its 104th foundation Day?
a)Indian Bank   b)Canara Bank     c)Corporation Bank    d)Bank of India    e)SBI
14. What is the share of Sponsored bank for Regional Rural Banks(RRB’s)  in India?
a)15%    b)35%     c)49%    d)50%   e)51%
15. How many Regional Rural Banks are there in India at present?
a)145   b)196    c)206   d)96   e)133
16. Which of the following Banks in India Maintaining the highest Capital Adequacy Ratio(CAR)?
a)ICICI   b)Kotak Mahindra   c)SBI   d)Central Bank of India   e)Federal Bank
17. Abu Dhabi provided _______ billion to state owned Dubai World that recently faced Debt Crisis?
a)$1.5   b)$5    c)$8   d)$10   e)$7.5
18. India Post entered into a tie-up with ___________ Life Insurance Company to expand its services portfolio to the customers?
a)ICICI Prudential    b)SBI    c)New India Assurance    d)LIC    e)none of these
19. What would be the ‘S’ in Damascus S                Exchange(DSE)?
a)Stock    b)Saving    c)Special   d)Securities   e)none of these
20. Which of the following banks have issued the world’s first 150-Dollar banknote?
a)HSBC   b)Deutsche Bank    c)Citi Bank   d)Bank of America   e)none of these
3rd Q:
Axis Bank in Private Sector.
7th Q:
In Nov. Govt cleared 17 FDI proposals worth 1558 crore.
In Dec. Govt cleared 17 FDI proposals worth 4551 crore.
14th Q:
Share for RRB - 1)Central Government : 50%   2)Sponsored Bank - 35%   3)State Govt - 15%
Answer for 20th Q is : Standard Chartered.


jyo said...

1. oecd india gdp growth rate 7.3%
2.switzerland overtaken us
United States
The Netherlands
3.public sector bank bank of india

The jury award for Business Leader - Infrastructure was given to Larsen & Toubro.

In the Aviation category, the award was given to InterGlobe Aviation.

Business Leader award for private sector bank was given to Axis Bank.

Bharti Airtel Ltd was given the Business Leader Award in the Telecom category.

In the Automobile category, Tata Motors bagged the award for four-wheelers, while Hero Honda won among two-wheelers

FMCG Food – Nestle

FMCG Personal Hygiene – Marico

Retail – Pantaloon Retail India Ltd

Consumer Durables – Samsung India

IT Software – Wipro Ltd

IT Hardware – Wipro Infotech

Logistics – Allcargo Global Logistics Ltd

Oil and Gas (Public Sector) – HBCL

Oil and Gas (Private Sector) -Reliance Industry Ltd

Mutual Funds – HDFC Asset Management Company

Life Insurance – Life Insurance Corporation of India

Non-Life Insurance – New India Assurance Company Ltd

Special Award for Inspiring Leader during crisis was given to OP Bhatt, Chairman, State Bank of India.

TN Ninan was awarded the Special Award for Business Thought Leader.

Nilekani and Kochhar were also among those who won the Special Awards.

The first NDTV Profit Business Leader - CSR Award was awarded to Infosys

the Business Achievement of the Year Award was given to Satyam.

corporate social responsibility
infosys technologies limited

inclusion & diversity lasersoft

infrastructure larsen & tourbo ltd

pharmaceuticals Jubilant Organosys Ltd.

retail Pantaloon Retail India Ltd.

Telecom Bharti Airtel Ltd.

Lifetime Achievement Award
Brij Mohanlall, Chairperson, Hero Honda Ltd

Business Thought Leader Of The Year
Dr T N Ninan, Editor-in-Chief, Business Standard

Inspiring Leader in a Crisis Award
O P Bhatt, Chairman, SBI

Hope & Inspiration Award
Nandan M Nilekani

Indian Business Women Leadership Award
Shikha Sharma of Axis Bank, Chanda Kochhar of ICICI Bank and Manisha Girotra of UBS India

Business Leadership Team Award
Team Satyam – Dr. Kiran Karnik, Dr. Tarun Das, Deepak Parekh, TN Manoharan, C Achuthan, SB Mainak

The six core sectors — cement, coal, steel, electricity, crude petroleum and petro-refinery products
7.4551crores i think check it again
10.b current 6.3
12.d chair brazil before syria
first vice chair southafrica
second vicechair india
20.standard chattered bank

varun reddy said...

Jyothsna ..Good to see you here...Any way thanku for posting the answers...Answers will be posted tomorrow.