Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 22.06.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 22.06.2015 

Roger Federer: Roger Federer has won the Weber title for eighth times.

Nadine Koutcher: Belarus classical artist Nadine Koucher has been crowned BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.

Annaswamy Vaidheesh: British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline has appointed Annaswamy Vaidheesh as Vice President of South Asia.

ICICI Bank: ICICI Bank has announced an association with Alibaba.com to provide easier trade finance to India-based sellers on the portal.

S A Hasan: S A Hasan has been honoured by Queen Elizabeth ll.

Frank Naeve: Frank Naeve has been appointed as Vice President of Lufthansa Cargo, the cargo arm of German aviation major Lufthansa, for Asia Pacific region.

Snapdeal: Online retailer major Snapdeal has partnered with the Himachal Pradesh government to launch a ‘special e-commerce Zone’ that will facilitate sale of local handicraft and other products through it marketplace.

KASE: The Kerala Academy for Skills Excellence (KASA) has tied up with the Kerala Welfare Corporation or Forward Communities to groom youth’s talent.

SoftBank: Japan’s telecom and Internet major SoftBank has tied-up for $20 billion in Indian solar projects.

Kerala: Kerala government has declared June 22 the ‘snake bird day’ as part of a campaign to protect the endangered species.  

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 22.06.2015 

Question: Who has won the Weber title for eighth times?
A) Novak Djokovic
B) Roger Federer
C) Rafael Nadal
D) Andy Murray
Answer & Explanation: Roger Federer has won the Weber title for eighth times.

Question: Which bank has announced an association with Alibaba.com to provide easier trade finance to India-based sellers on the portal?
A) Axis
B) ICICI
C) SBI
D) HDFC
Answer & Explanation: ICICI Bank has announced an association with Alibaba.com to provide easier trade finance to India-based sellers on the portal.

Question: Who has been appointed as Vice President of British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline of South Asia?
A) Adam Smith
B) Jason Day
C) Annaswamy Vaidheesh
D) Aarti Kumar
Answer & Explanation: Annaswamy Vaidheesh has been appointed as Vice President of British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline of South Asia.

Question: Which state government has declared June 22 the ‘snake bird day’ as part of a campaign to protect the endangered species?
A) Karnataka
B) Tamil Nadu
C) Kerala
D) Madhya Pradesh
Answer & Explanation: Kerala government has declared June 22 the ‘snake bird day’ as part of a campaign to protect the endangered species.  

Question: Online retailer major Snapdeal has partnered with the __________ government to launch a ‘special e-commerce Zone’?
A) Maharashtra
B) Jammu & Kashmir
C) Assam
D) Himachal Pradesh
Answer & Explanation: Online retailer major Snapdeal has partnered with the Himachal Pradesh government to launch a ‘special e-commerce Zone’

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  1. sreedhar says:

    thanks for daily updates sir

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