Month: May 2016

Weekly Business Quiz # 334

India

Q 1. Under what brand name will Patanjali Ayurved market its Complan/ Bournvita competitor ?

Ans. Powervita

Q 2. Which TV newsperson is behind the startup Shethepeople dot tv that focuses on women achievers ? It has been funded by Anand Mahindra too 

Ans. Shaili Chopra

Q3. Which Indian king who was born on May 22 had introduced Rupiya as a currency for the first time ?

Ans. Shershah Suri

Q4. Which HR and recruitment consultant turned politician has won on an AIADMK ticket from Chennai ?

Ans. K Pandiarajan of Ma Foi Consultants

Q5. Which airline recently left behind over 40 passengers in Kochi before it returned back and took a bus load because it forgot them ?

Ans. Spicejet

Global 

Q6. In which Chinese taxi sharing service has Apple made an investment of 1 Bn $ ?

Ans. Didi Chuxing

Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle Indiabusinessquiz@go_mohan

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Weekly Business Quiz # 333

India

Q 1. Which fast food chain created a digital campaign called Plate of Hope where visitors could create a plate online and the same food will be fed to a hungry child by KFC at their cost ?

Plate-of-Hope

Ans. KFC

Q 2. For which brand is stand up comedian and film actor Vir Das done a spoof of all brands that objectify women ?

Vir Das

Ans. He Respect deodorant from Emami

Q 3. Which Indian company/ brand is promoting “running” through  a CSR programme called ‘Ab daudega Hindustan ‘ ?

Glucon-D

Ans. Dabur brand Glucon-D

Q 4. Who has acquired the OTC brands Ferradol, Neko, Sloan’s and Waterbury’s compound from whom ?

Ans. Piramal Enterprises from Pfizer

Q 5. Myth Breaker by Seema Singh is a chronicle of which Indian industrialist ?

Ans. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw & the story of Indian Bio-Tech

 

Q 6. Which billionaire businessman’s auto biography is simply titled “Atmakatha’ ?

Ans. Binod Choudhary – the first billionaire of Nepal

Global

Q7. What is the Amazon vertical that sells goods made by artisans launched in competition with Etsy ?

Ans. Amazon Handmade

Q8. Which auto major has bought a 34% stake in the scandal hit Mitsubishi Motors ?

Ans. Nissan

Q 9. Crayola is almost a generic name for crayons..How did Crayola get its name ?

The Crayola name, coined by Edwin Binney’s wife Alice, comes from “craie,” the French word for chalk and Ola which means Oil in French

  • Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle IndiaBusinessQuiz@go_mohan