Weekly Business Quiz # 488

The Weekly Business Quiz gets interactive. Just check for yourself if you know the answers.

1. Which bank promoted credit card  has the highest market share in India’s credit card industry ?


2. MMTC imports onions on behalf of the govt, when the prices shoot up domestically. After importing from Egypt first , from which country is India importing onions in order to check the price rise ?


3. What new service has apparel retailers Banana Republic, Urban Outfitters and now H & M have started ? This service is expected to reduce waste and pollution.


4. What incentive has a Japanese employer Piala Inc given for its employees to give up smoking ?


5. For the first time ever veteran music director Ilaiyaraja has composed the Corporate Anthem and signature tune for a company..Name the company


6. Which company has won the contract for the second airport in Delhi which is to come up at Jewar in Greater NOIDA ?



Raghunandan Kamath- A school drop out , comes from a family of restauranteurs in Mumbai. He started his first parlour at Juhu. He used to sell pav bhaji and to cool it down, he offered icecreams. His icecreams became hugely popular because he used unusual fruits like sitaphal. Today this icecream chain is in 35 cities. Name the icecream brand.

8. Boman Irani made his film debut rather late. Before films, he ran his family restaurant, became a photographer, did English theatre with the likes of Alyque Padamsee… He was noticed in a popular comical TVC shown here. Name the brand .

9. What act was repealed in 2015 which makes way for the privatisation of BPCL without going to the Parliament now ?

This Act was repealed as one of 295 pieces of old legislations and Opposition did not pay heed to it.

10. Fiat Chrysler has got a stay on the sale of Mahindra Roxor in US. The US judge has said that though Roxor does not violate any of Jeep’s regd trade marks , it violated X. X is a form of a IP that identifies the look of a product and distinguishes it from its comp. What is X ?

11. IndiGo and GoAir both fly Airbus A320 Neo having Pratt and Whitney engines. Yet IndiGo planes have developed technical snags more often and GoAir none at all. What does the regulator DGCA have to say about IndiGo’s flying ?

12. This Lego advt is taking a dig at a recent high profile product launch. Name it.


Identify this industrialist and the company he founded. His company is a well known name and the share price of this company trades at over Rs 60,000

14. AI for Air India, 6E for IndiGo , UK for Vistara are unique codes for airlines. Which international agency gives these codes and what are they called ?

  • Compiled by G.Mohan

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