Monday, 29 June 2015

Business Quiz Set 55

 1) This is a premium brand of shoes from a little-known Bangalore based company - Sara Suole. This brand known for its statement "Pity we don't make shoes for women". Id the brand ? 

2) Indian Ocean : Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles
    Middle East : Bahrain, Jordan, Lebanon
    North Atlantic : Bermuda 
    West Africa : Liberia 

What is common to all these ?
- These are all Tax Havens Nation 

3) He entered into his father-in-laws business in mid 1860's. Where he was best known for his marketing efforts, he acquired the art work of John Everett painting 'Bubbles' and used it for many decades for X products. He has been called "The father of Modern Advertising". In addition to his business and advertising activity he also became Deputy Lieutenant of London and a Fellow of the Royal Microscopical and Statistical Society. Id who and brand which is remembered for its innovative initiative in sales and marketing ?  
 -  Thomas J. Barratt , Pears Soap

4) "The Most Special Way to Say You Care" is slogan of which Indian company founded in late 1970's, went public in mid 1990's and came up with online portal in 2000. Id the company ? 

5) Connect ? 

Rupa & Co.
All of Chetan Bhagat books have been published by them.
D. Mehra was the founder of Rupa & Co.
Current owner of Rupa & Co. launched 'Aleph Book Company'

6) This company founded in mid 1930's own which well known media house ? 
The Guardian media group

7) Id the Logo of which financial entity, which is JV of a famous bank from India ?
  - Everest Bank; JV with Punjab National Bank

Sunday, 21 June 2015

Business Quiz Set - 54

1) A small group of  25 engg. moved to Japan for a top secret project in Hamamatsu in mid 1980's. The project was code named K/YN4. In 2005 they came up with X which was launched in Hungary China, European Nation and today available in 140 countries. The project of X was so secret its trail/test were carried out in the midnight. Id what has been talked about celebrated its 10th anniversary few week back ? 
Maruti Suzuki Swift

2) Who is this has been synonymous with investing in developing markets,  who often dresses in white suits,  constantly encouraging investors to put money into fast-growing developing economies. In the US he was voted by his peers in the top 10 investors of the 20th century, putting him alongside Warren Buffett, Julian Robertson and George Soros. Who is this sometime known as "Pied Piper of emerging markets", "dean of emerging markets" ; "Yul Brynner of Wall Street" . Id him a comic book on the life in visual ?

- Mark Mobius 

3) He is Samuel Stokes who came to India in 1904, who later settled here and also joined Indian Independence Movement. Very little was known about this extraordinary man until 1999, when his granddaughter came with his biography "An American in Khadi". Besides his effort as a freedom Fighter, he is best known for his contribution in Agriculture industry in North India , today his contribution is identity of X state. Id whats his contribution ? 

- Apple in Himachal Pradesh

4) Give me overall Connection ? 

- The Sunday Guradian both are founder of it 

5) ID  biography of whom ? 

- Jack Daniel 

6) 'SCAM' is a term which is widely used in IT  industry, which has changed the way a business can be run and get closer to the customer with minimal overhead and maximum reach. What does this stand for ? 

 Social networking, Cloud services, Analytics and Mobile computing

7) Id the logo of which Chinese group which is mainly operating in biotechnology, retail, e-business, education and tourism. And it was in news recently for some reason, Id group and why in news ?

Tiens Group, The Chinese company took its 6400 employees to a free four-day trip to France and Monaco.