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Expected Questions from Current Affairs 29 January 2019
- How many banks recently announced to launch the country’s first blockchain-linked funding for small and medium enterprises (SME)? – 11 (ICICI, AXIS, HDFC, Kotak Mahindra, YES Bank, Standard Chartered, RBL, South Indian Bank, IndusInd Bank, State Bank of India and Bank of Baroda)
- India’s eleven largest banks to launch the country’s first blockchain-linked funding for ________. – Small and Medium Enterprises
- As per the RBI Report, by what percent did India’s FDI inflow grow? – 18%
- In Finance, what does ODI stand for? – Overseas Direct Investments
- With which organisation did India sign credit facility framework agreement for Pune Metro? – French Development Agency
- Who has signed an agreement with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to train its workforce? – Renault-Nissan Alliance
- Which state recently launched a credit-linked subsidy scheme for farmers? – Assam
- Which bank signed a MoU with Stock Holding Corporation of India to facilitate its global customer base to invest in India? – Doha Bank
- Which country signed the protocol for exports of Indian tobacco leaves? – China
- India recently signed agreement with OECD for participation in _________. – Programme for International Student Assessment- PISA 2021
- Which state launched the scheme Atal Construction Workers Awas Yojana (Rural)? – Maharashtra
- Name the world’s biggest cyclothon which recently concluded. – Swasth ‘Bharat Yatra’
- Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated four-lane 5.1-kilometer long “Atal Setu” in _______. – Panaji, Goa
- Who launched a mobile app ‘RDP India 2019’ on the Republic Day? – Ministry of Defence
- Who was recently banned from bowling in international cricket by the International Cricket Council (ICC)? – Ambati Rayudu
- Which country was stripped of the right to host the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships? – Malaysia
- Which state recently got their first Astro Turf Football Pitch? – Nagaland
- Who recently became the youngest player in international cricket to hit a half-century? – Rohit Paudel (Nepal)
- Who won the first prize for the state tableau in Republic Day 2019? – Tripura
- International Customs Day 2019 was observed globally on _____. – 26 January
- What was the theme of International Customs Day 2019? – SMART borders for seamless Trade, Travel and Transport.
- Data Privacy & Protection Day is observed on ________. – 28 January
- What was the theme of Data Privacy & Protection Day 2019? – A New Era in Privacy
- Name the former defence minister who recently passed away. – George Fernandes
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