Weekly Business Quiz # 178

Sachin spl on his birthday. Sachin has a brand of sports fitness products in partnership with Future Group and Manipal group. What is the brand name ?

Ans. S Drive

When Sachin imported his Ferrari, the customs duty was waived. This led to a big controversy. Finally, who paid ?

Ans. Fiat

Sachin has two Restaurant brands, Tendulkar’s and Sachin’s. Which restaurateur is his business partner ?

Ans, Sanjay Narang of Mars Restaurants

With which brand has Sachin had the longest association since 1990 ?

Ans. Boost

Lebua hotels is entering India with 4 properties. To which country does Lebua belong ?

Ans. Thailand

Lakshmi Mittal is not only no longer the richest Asian in UK. He has been beaten by an Indian family . Which family ?

Ans. Hindujas

Which port is likely to be the first port in India to cross 100 mt cargo handling annually by the end of this year ?

Ans. Kandla or Mundra

Which brand is positioned as a mosquito repellant for children ?

Ans. Jungle Magic’s Banditz

NIP is a 100 year old global brand. In which product category ?

Ans. Baby products

What kind of training is imparted by the startup MBAx.me ?

Ans. technical training for MBAs who join tech cos.

In cryptography, Cesar cipher is one of the common methods of encryption. What is it ?

Ans. Encrypting by shifting letters. A shift of 1 makes HAL as IBM.

Which brand is launching a TV Commercial of over 3 mins built around the story of a Prison Break making it the longest TVC ever in India ?

Ans. Tata Sky +

What brand of tractors will be launched by SDF India from their factory in Ranipet, Tamil Nadu ?

Ans. Lamborghini tractors

What is special about the smart phone designed by Sumit Dagar of Kriyate Design Solutions ?

Ans. First smart phone for the blind

The Economist says this indian IT co has a co-chairman, who is a former bank boss not known for his lack of self-confidence. Name the co.

Ans. Infosys and K.V.Kamath

What is the unique offering of over 200 ‘Amma Unavagams’ in Chennai ?

Ans. 1 Rupee Idli sambar, 3 re sambar rice and Rs 5 curd rice

Who is the author of the book : Business Sutra, a very Indian approach to management ?

Ans. Devdutt Pattanayak

India received 69 bn $ of global remittances in 2012. What is India’s rank globally ?

Ans. India is No 1

Why has a restaurant Sarhad in Atari on the Indo-Pak border being studied by Harvard Business School?

Ans. It offers Punjabi cuisine from both sides of the border

Which is India’s largest selling dark rum brand and It’s not Old Monk ?

Ans. McDowell’s No 1 Celebration rum

What is the new name for The ISTA chain of hotels ?

Ans. Hyatt

Connect Hampton, Garden Inn, Waldorf Astoria, Embassy suites to a hotel chain

Ans. Hilton 

What is unique about Shagun TV a soon to be launched TV Channel ?

Ans. India’s first 24 hour matrimonial channel

Which MNC has a corporate tag line. Good Food.Good Life.

Ans. Nestle

Why are airport cos GMR and GVK protesting against the increasing access to Etihad by Indian govt ?

Ans. If Etihad is given more access, Abu Dhabi will become the hub . Delhi and Mumbai airports can never become a hub.

– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan




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