June 8, 2009

Biz Quizzard 271

Presenting the current affairs quiz for the week June 01 - 06. Hope you enjoy it.

1. According to the 2009 edition of the Black Book of Outsourcing, brought out by US-based Brown-Wilson group, 8 Indian cities figure in the list of world’s 25 riskiest places for offshoring. Which city has been ranked as the riskiest in the world?

2. Which iconic MNC filed for bankruptcy on last Monday?

3. Mr KC Chakrabarthy was last week elected chairman of the Indian Bank’s Association. He is the chairman and managing director of which bank?

4. Which MNC last week entered into a definitive agreement to acquire software vendor Wind River Systems for a consideration of about $884 million?

5. Frito-Lay India, the food division of PepsiCo India, last week launched its new brand of snacks. What has it been branded as?

6. Nokia last week launched its touch-screen mobile device in New Delhi. What has it been branded as?

7. German luxury car manufacturer Audi last week launched its sports utility vehicle in India. What has it been branded as?

8. Which company last week launched its designer furniture range – Starline?

9. Which brand has launched a commercial (currently on air) featuring Bipasha Basu and MS Dhoni and the tagline ‘Your Move’?

10. Which company, according to a report last week, has made arrangements to use a remixed version of the Jai Ho track of Slumdog Millionaire fame, created by AR Rahman in a TV commercial?

Please mail your answers on or before next Sunday to rajeevkondapalli@gmail.com with Biz Quizzard 271 as the subject.

Happy learning!
rajeev kondapalli

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