20 May 2017

Important General Awareness Questions about Economy/Banking for BOB/SBI PO Mains 2017

Important General Awareness Questions about Economy/Banking for SBI PO 2017
Important General Awareness Questions about Economy/Banking for BOB/SBI PO Mains 2017 Set-14:
Dear Aspirants, Here we have given the list of important General Awareness Questions about Economy / Banking for the upcoming BOB PO PGDBF/SBI PO Mains 2017 Examination. Candidates those who are preparing for the examination can use this.

1). Which of the following credit card with a built-in fingerprint scanner, allowing its users to make payments by scanning their fingerprint instead of providing a PIN or a signature?
a)     Rupay
b)     Mastercard
c)     Visa
d)     Store card
e)     Gift card


2). How much Amount was approved as a loan by the World Bank for capacity augmentation of National Waterway-1 (NW-1) on the river Ganga under the Jal Marg Vikas Project (JMVP)?
a)     $7.5 crore
b)     $7.5 crore
c)     $39.5 crore
d)     $37.5 crore
e)     $35 crore


3). Which State Government has revised the limit of annual income of families living Below Poverty Line (BPL) and those living below Double the Poverty Line (DPL) in both rural and urban areas in the state?
a)   Arunachal Pradesh
b)   karnataka
c)   Odissa
d)   Punjab
e)   Haryana


4). India sign MoU with which of the following countries on economic co-operation?
a)     Australia
b)     Singapore
c)     Malaysia
d)     Sri Lanka
e)     Russia


5). Which Government has announced that compensation at the rate of 12,000 rupees per acre will be given to the farmers whose wheat crop has been completely burnt due to any reason?
a)     Assam
b)     Manipur
c)     Delhi
d)     Haryana
e)     Kerala


6). Which bank has recently announced digitally-enabled savings account feature called ‘811’ ?
a)      South Indian Bank
b)      Catholic Syrian Bank
c)      Kotak Mahindra Bank
d)      Punjab National Bank
e)      ICICI Bank


7). Which bank has made a tie up with Wells Fargo to offer real time remittances from the Indian diaspora to their relatives back home ?
a)      Canara Bank
b)      Axis Bank
c)      Yes Bank
d)      Dhanlaxmi Bank
e)      Lakshmi Vilas Bank


8). How much Percent does the interest rates on small savings deposits has been reduced by Government from April 1 2017 ?
a)      0.5%
b)      1.5%
c)      0.3%
d)      2.0%
e)      0.1%


9). What is the cost worth of loan agreement signed by India with the New Development Bank (NDB) for development and upgradation of major district roads project in Madhya Pradesh ?
a)      USD 350 million
b)      USD 220 million
c)      USD 150 million
d)      USD 460 million
e)      USD 245 million


10). Which bank has recently faced the biggest Unified Payments Interface (UPI) frauds cost of Rs. 25 crore by a bug in government's UPI app ?
a)      Bank of Baroda
b)      ICICI Bank
c)      Canara Bank
d)      Bank of Maharashtra
e)      Vijaya Bank