Month: July 2017

Weekly Business Quiz # 380

India

Q 1. This firm was born out of Arthur Andersen , when it got closed down after the Enron scam, & had become an challenger to the Big 4 in India. Now it has dissolve itself  & merged one part  with Deloitte and the other with KPMG. Name it.

Ans. BMR Advisors

Q2. Identify this businessman and his company which has made it to the Fortune Global 500 list 

Rajesh

Ans. Rajesh Mehta of Rajesh Exports

Q3. Following the lawyer notice from which group threatening a defamation suit has EPW editor Paronjoy Guhathakurta resigned ?

Ans. Adani

Q4. Which govt owned institution compiles the Housing Price Index popularly known as Residex ?

Ans. National Housing Bank ( NHB)

Q5. Identify the logo. It started operations recently

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Ans. FINO Payments Bank

Global

Q6. Which popular utility that was first introduced in 1985 by Microsoft in Windows is being withdrawn ?

Ans. MS Paint

Q7 Following Walmart at No 2 in the Fortune Global 500 list is State Grid. Which country does it belong to ?

Ans. China

Q8. Amazon has launched a shoppable feed of stories and images much like a social network for its Prime members in US. What is it called ?

Ans. Amazon Spark

Q9. In which country the income of all the citizens is known openly and this info is available online ?

Ans. Norway

Q 10. This is only the second occasion that Bank of England has issued a currency note with a woman’s photo on it. Who is the person honoured ? 

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Ans. Jane Austen on her 200th birth anniversary

  • Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan
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Weekly Business Quiz # 379

India

Q 1. What is unique about the new TV channel Star Sports First being launched on July 21st ?

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Ans. First private free-to-air sports channel

Q 2. Name the advertiser. This advt goes with the tagline ” Speed so high, everything will fly”

Madhavan

Ans. Hathway Internet

Q3. Under what brand name would Mahindra manufacture electric sports cars in their new US factory at Detroit ?

Ans. Pininfarina ( they own the design boutique in Italy of the same name )

Q 4. Who has acquired the textiles unit Gwalior Bhiwani Textiles from Grasim ?

Ans. Donear

Global

Q 5. Google has launched a job site to search for jobs in USA. What is it called ?

Ans. Google for Jobs

Q6. The headquarters of the shipbuilding company Harland and Wolff in Belfast is being opened as a hotel. What infamous ship did they build ?

Ans. Titanic

Q7. Which company is the world’s biggest video game company, its most popular game is ‘Honour of kings’ ?

Ans. Tencent

  • Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan