January 10, 2010

Biz Quizzard 302

Presenting the current affairs quiz for the week January 04 - 09. Hope you enjoy it.

1. Which realty group is rolling out a boutique retail chain that will serve chai and a variety of complementary savories under the ‘Tea Junction’ brand banner?

2. Which well known brand has launched a print campaign celebrating ‘100 Years in India’?

3. Mumbai-based specialty chemicals company Dorf Ketal has acquired the global specialty catalysts business of which well-known MNC for around $40 million?

4. Which company last week bought Colgate Palmolive’s hair care brand Code 10 for an undisclosed sum?

5. Burj Dubai, the world’s tallest structure till date, was formally inaugurated last week. Which company has built it?

6. Novartis last week offered to buy 52% of Alcon, the world’s largest eye-care company, from which MNC?

7. General Motors last week launched its much-awaited global mini-car in India. What has it been branded as?

8. Which MNC last week unveiled Twizy Z.E. Concept, its new electric car, in New Delhi?

9. Which insurance company has launched a print campaign with the positioning ‘Let’s Uncomplicate’?

10. Swaminathan Dandapani is the new chief executive of which BPO firm in India?

11. Mr Ratan Tata last week unveiled a new 7-seater car at the auto expo. What has it been branded as?

12. Which MNC is buying Kraft Food’s North American frozen pizza business for $3.7 billion?

13. Which company last week unveiled ‘HYBUS’, India’s first plug-in CNG hybrid bus, at the 10th auto expo in New Delhi?

14. Which MNC last week bought Quattro Wireless, a mobile advertising company?

15. Coca-Cola India has recently shot another commercial with actor Akshay Kumar for Thums Up. What is unique about it?

16. Which Indian company has acquired the assets of ilab UK Ltd., one of the only two film processing facilities operating in London’s Soho?

17. Tata Motors last week unveiled a new model of Jaguar at the auto expo. What has it been branded as?

18. Rotana, a leading hotel management company, last week launched a new hotel, Rose Rayhaan, in Dubai. What is its claim to fame?

19. The world’s first ever sparkling vodka was launched in Kolkata last week. Name the brand?

20. Which company has entered the Indian market with its first product, Veola Hair Oil?

Please mail your answers on or before next Sunday to rajeevkondapalli@gmail.com with Biz Quizzard 302 as the subject.

Happy learning!
rajeev kondapalli

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