Q1. Before selling its majority stake to a foreign bank with which bank were the GMR group associated ?
Ans. Vysya bank now ING Vysya
Q 2. Oberoi group has launched a bottled water brand. Name it. Clue – Red fort got a french twist.
Q3. Shahrukh Khan is onboard this airline as a director. Name the airline.
Ans. Jet airways
Q4. United Spirits claims to have become the no. 2 spirits co. in the world. Who have they dislodged?
Ans. Pernod Ricard. Diageo is no 1
Q5. Over several IPL venues one can see a balloon like thing floating with MRF written in bold letters. What is it called?
Q6. This summer most AC mfrs are highlighting their star ratings, 5 star being the most power saving. Who awards these ?
Ans. Bureau of energy efficiency
Q7. Pepsi has announced an alliance with Tata Tea for beverages. Which Tata co. was JV partner of Pepsi when they entered India ?
Q8. Which agency is conducting the 3G auctions on behalf of the govt of India ?
Ans. Rothschild along with Dotecon
Q9. Popular FMCG brands like Bournvita put TV infomercials thru Buchanan group at a big discount. Under what name they advertise ?
Ans. Brand power
Q10. In the ’90s Chidambaram had resigned & was accepted by the PM PV Narasimha Rao. Why did he resign then?
Ans. PC had invested in the scam tainted FAIRGROWTH
Q 11. SKS microfinance will be the first MFI to go for an IPO. What does SKS stand for ?
Ans. Swayam Krushi Sangam. It started life as a non-profit