July 30, 2007

Biz Quizzard 174

Presenting the current affairs quiz for the week July 23-28. Hope you enjoy it.

1. Which Indian IT company last week made its 5th acquisition by buying out US-based IT consulting company Taratec for $27.2 million in an all-cash deal?

2. Who was last week appointed the new chairman of home-grown FMCG major Dabur India?

3. Which infrastructure development company has unleashed a campaign across media with the baseline ‘Built on values. Since 1975’?

4. Which company last week announced that it would acquire the shared service centers of the $27-billion euro Royal Philips Electronics for an all-cash deal of $28 million?

5. Which automobile brand is being advertised in the print medium with the baseline ‘Play it your way’?

6. According to a report last week, which celebrity will buy a 10% stake in BAG Glamour, the new entity promoted by Anuradha Prasad?

7. Actor Naseeruddin Shah can be seen in the television commercial (currently on air) for which cooking oil brand?

8. The legendary rogue trader was back in news last week when he was appointed chief executive officer of a small Irish football club, Galway United. Name him?

9. The Nokia Nseries is being advertised across media with the baseline ‘Is this what computers have become?’. Name the advertising agency?

10. Titan has introduced a new collection, a range of feminine ultra stylish designs embellished with enamel mesh or leather bracelets. What has the collection been branded as?

Please mail your answers before Friday to rajeevkondapalli@gmail.com with Biz Quizzard 174 as the subject.

Happy learning!
rajeev kondapalli

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