Which of the company just becomes the third Indian company to achieve a market value of more than Rs.6 trillion?
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.
HDFC Bank became the third Indian company after Reliance Industries (Rs. 8.52 trillion) and TCS (Rs. 7.49 trillion) to achieve a market value of Rs. 6 trillion, owing to a sudden upsurge in its share prices. The shares of the bank have risen in each of the last five trading sessions, capping a 6% jump to a record high of Rs. 2,227.40. The bank witnessed a 20% growth in profits and a bad loan ratio of less than 1.5%.
The 34th edition of Aahar – the International Food and Hospitality Fair begins in which city?
The Five day long, 34th edition of Aahar- the International Food and Hospitality Fair which is organized by India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) begins in New Delhi. Participants from China, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, Spain, USA and UK are participating in the event.The Food fair features Food Products, Hospitality and decor solutions, confectionery items, Food beverages equipment and machinery from more than 560 National and International Participants.
NCLT clears ArcelorMittal’s rs _______ -crore bid to take over ESSAR Steel.
The Ahmedabad bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has approved the Rs 42,000-crore resolution plan submitted by ArcelorMittal for the debt-ridden Essar Steel Ltd. The tribunal’s approval for the mega-deal has come 583 days after it started the insolvency proceedings, instead of the mandated 270 days. ArcelorMittal’s takeover proposal for the indebted steel-maker was approved by the Essar Steel’s Committee of Creditors last October and it was pending before the NCLT for approval since then.
Who among the following player won 2019 All England Open (YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships) in men’s singles category?
2019 All England Open, officially YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2019 was a BWF World Tour 1000 event which took place at Arena Birmingham in England from 6 to 10 March 2019. It had a total purse of $1,000,000. In Men’s Single Kento MOMOTA (Japan) defeated Viktor AXELSEN (Denmark).
The Delhi government’s Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC), a think-tank that advises the government on key issues, has set up a 17-member high-level committee to “reform higher education” in the capital. Who is the chairman of this committee?
Sakshi Kumari Shah
A 17-member high-level committee has been constituted by the Delhi government’s Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC) to “reform higher education” in the city. The committee will be headed by Jasmine Shah, the vice-chairperson of Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC). It will “recommend goals, metrics, policies, and actionable plans for reforming Delhi’s higher education system within a year”. Nalanda 2.0 which is a non-profit policy think tank with a “mission of making India’s higher education system world class” shall act as the knowledge partner to Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC).
After an eight-year-long process, Erode turmeric of ___________ finally got a Geographical Indication (GI) tag from the Geographical Indication Registry.
After an eight-year-long process, Erode turmeric (of Tamil Nadu) finally got a Geographical Indication (GI) tag from the Geographical Indication Registry. The Erode Manjal Vanigargal Matrum Kidangu Urimaiyalargal Sangham applied for the GI tag in January, 2011, at the office of the Deputy Registrar of GI Registry in Chennai.
Who among the following was sworn-in as the first Chairman of the newly-constituted Lokayukta in Mizoram?
A N Ray
Retired IAS officer C Lalsawta was sworn-in as the first Chairman of the newly-constituted Lokayukta in Mizoram. He was administered the oath of office and secrecy by the newly appointed Mizoram governor Jagdish Mukhi in a swearing-in ceremony held at Raj Bhavan in Aizawl.
Which of the following city will host the 4th Internet of Things (IoT) India Congress in 2019?
The 4th IoT India Congress, an event which will see digital technology leaders converge to discuss and explore business opportunities in mainstreaming Internet of Things (IoT), will be held in Bengaluru in August 2019. The IoT India Congress 2019 will include tracks on segments such as healthcare, manufacturing, telecom, smart cities, energy, retail, cybersecurity, skills and development, IoT Standards, legal and regulatory, and agriculture.
Axis Bank has appointed ________ as Non-Executive Chairman for a period of 3 years.
Subhas Chandra Garg
Bhagwan Lal Sahni
Axis Bank has appointed Rakesh Makhija as Non-Executive Chairman for a period of 3 years. The 67-year-old, who has served as an independent director on the lender’s board since October 2015, will take over from Sanjiv Misra when his term ends on July 17. Makhija is also the Chairman of the bank’s Nomination and Remuneration Committee.
Markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) withdrew the _____limit on investments by Foreign Portfolio Investors in corporate bonds of an entity.
Markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) withdrew the 20% limit on investments by Foreign Portfolio Investors in corporate bonds of an entity. The regulator stated that the restriction is being withdrawn in accordance with a circular issued by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). In June 2018, SEBI had mandated that no Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) shall have an exposure of more than 20% of its corporate bond portfolio to a single corporate. However, the central bank in February 2019 lifted the restriction in view of market feedback.