Month: January 2016

Weekly Business Quiz # 320

Q 1. Name this leading auction house in the world known for its art auctions that is privately owned by French billionaire Francois Pinault.

Ans. Christie’s

Q2. What is the moniker given by MTV to the generation of teens after the Millennials ?

Ans. Founders

Q3. What radical measure has been proposed by Bank of Japan in its recently announced monetary policy ?

Ans. Negative Interest Rate Policy

Q4. What is the big change that Mattel is introducing in Barbies introduced recently in USA ?Barbie

Ans. It is introducing 3 diffeerent Barbies with different body shapes, Curvy being one.

Q5. Why is Indian govt developing the Chabahar port in Iran ?

Ans. To bring cheap gas by sea , avoiding Pakistan

Q6. Identify the actor promoting McVities Marie biscuits.


Ans. Kajol

Q7. Admen Alyque Padamsee and Prasoon Joshi had recd Padma awards in the Art category. Which adman has now been given Padmasri for advertising ?

Ans. Piyush Pandey of O & M

Q8. Who is believed to have recorded the first six word story way back in 1920 ?

Ans. Ernest Hemingway

Q9. With which IT co has Titan collaborated for launching the smart watch Juxt launched recently ?


Ans. HP

Q 10. It started life as Levers International advtg services. It became LINTAS. Later Lowe Lintas. In 2015 , its name changed again. What’s it since 2015 ?

Ans. Mullen Lowe Lintas Group

Q 11. Who has directed the ad film for Mahindra KUV 100 ?

Ans. Zoya Akhtar

Q 12. Film actress Asin got married to Rahul Sharma recently. Rahul is the co-founder and CEO of which company ?


Ans. Micromax

  • Compiled by G.Mohan @go_mohan

Weekly Business Quiz # 319

Q 1. Which beer brand is promotting responsible drinking by using lines like “Moderate drinkers wanted “and “Drink less, dance more “?

Ans. Heineken

Q2. Which company has acquired the appliances division of GE for over 5 Billion $ ?

Ans. Haier Group

Q3. Which adult magazine has decided to stop its print edition and produce only its digital edition ?

Ans. Penthouse

Q4. To which city has GE decided to shift its HQ for focussing more on digital and also tax considerations ?

Ans. Boston

Q5. Twinings and two other tea cos in UK have stopped purchasing tea from which Indian co as they were short on health and safety for workers ?

Ans. The Assam Company

Q6. Which US magazine carried this picture on their cover recently causing controversy ?


Ans. Fortune magazine

Q7. Name the celebrity behind the garment and jewellery collection brand ” EK” ?

Ans. Ekta Kapoor

  • Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan