Weekly Business Quiz # 299

Q 1. Cyanogen competes with which product of Google ?

Ans. Android

Q 2. Why is the drug Addyi and its maker Sprout in the news ?

Ans. Female Viagra..Sprout has been acquired by Valeant for 1 Bn $

Q 3. Which new bank will start operations this week and has the tagline ‘Aap ka bhala, Sab ki Bhalai” ?

Ans. Bandhan Bank

Q 4. Which company owns the premium bottled water brand Perrier ?

Ans. Nestle

Q5. What gift from the Japanese PM to any citizen crossing 100 years is being changed because too many Japanese are crossing 100 years age ?

Ans. Silver Sake dish. Due to higher numbers it is costing the govt a lot more. it may give a wooden one now.

Q 6. Which Indian airport has the distinction if being the world’s first solar energy powered airport ?

Ans. Kochi International Airport

Q7. Which company has renamed itself as 63 Moons technologies and why ?

Ans. FTIL (it drew inspiration from the 63 moons of Jupiter ). It changed its name because of the bad name it earned in the NSEL scam.

Q8. Who said ” Historians and archaeologists will one day discover that the ads of our time are the richest and most faithful daily reflections any society ever made of its whole range of activities ” ?

Ans. Marshall McLuhan

Q9. Who has said that a ” Brand is nothing but a name that tells a story ” ?

Ans. Claude Hopkins

  • Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan

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