Who has been appointed as the UN Deputy Executive Director?
K. Nandini Singla
Indian-origin Anita Bhatia, a veteran in strategic partnerships, resource mobilization, and management, has been appointed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as the Deputy Executive Director in the global body’s agency focused on women empowerment and gender equality.
Which of the following motorcycle company partnered with IDFC First Bank for retail financing?
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India
TVS Motor Company
India Yamaha Pvt Ltd
None of these
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) partnered with IDFC FIRST Bank to provide financing solutions for vehicles across the country. The Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) was signed for the loan facility up to 100% of vehicle cost, zero processing fee, down payment of Rs.999 and extended loan tenure of 48 months offered to two-wheeler customers.
Tenth National Science Film Festival of India to be held in which city?
10th National Science Film Festival of India(NSFFl) will be in Agartala, Tripura in January-February 2020. This is for the second time the event will be held in a North-Eastern city. It will be jointly hosted by Vigyan Prasar of the Central Government, State Government, and Tripura Central University. Chief Minister of the State Biplab Kumar Deb had requested the Union Science and Technology Minister to hold the NSFF in Tripura.
World Milk Day is observed on which of the following day?
World Milk Day is a day established by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations to recognize the importance of milk as a global food. It has been observed on June 1 each year since 2001. The day is intended to provide an opportunity to bring attention to activities that are connected with the dairy sector.
In which city SWIFT India and South Asia Conference was held?
The SWIFT India and South Asia Conference held at the St Regis Mumbai. The theme of the conference was "Digitisation in transition: The future of innovation and cyber security. It was organized and hosted by SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication). The objective of the conference was to discuss these key issues with a specific focus on innovation and our preparedness to face challenges around cybersecurity. At the conference, BCG (Boston Consulting Group) also released a paper titled "Unlocking Success in Corporate Banking Through Digital".
ADB granted how much amount loan to India for Railway Track Electrification Project?
USD 760 million
USD 740 million
USD 780 million
USD 770 million
USD 750 million
Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed an agreement with Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC), an entity owned by Government of India (GOI) to provide USD 750 million long-term financing for the Railways Track Electrification Project as part of a broad modernization program to reduce the dependence India's railway sector on fossil fuels.
Which of the following bank launches ‘Bank on Wheels’ facility?
State Bank of India
United Bank of India
Bank of India
Indian Overseas Bank
Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) has announced that it has launched ‘Bank on Wheels’ facility in 14 of its lead districts in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, besides Vijayawada. The mobile van facility will enable the public, especially senior citizens, conveniently get door-step banking facility available at identified locations of the lead districts.
Recently who has been appointed as defence minister of India?
Ram Vilas Paswan
Mahendra Nath Pandey
Recently who has been appointed as Finance minister of India?
Dr. Harsh Vardhan
Recently who has been appointed as Women and Child Development minister of India?