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66. 

Which bank has sold its 24.48% stake in Good Host Spaces Pvt Ltd?

A. DBS Bank
B. HDFC
C. SBI Bank
D. YES Bank

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

HDFC has entered into a share purchase agreement for sale of 47,75,241 equity shares of Re. 1 each, representing 24.48% of the issued and paid-up share capital of Good Host Spaces.

67. 

Which organisation proposed four-layered bank norms for NBFCs?

A. RBI
B. Finance Ministry
C. NABARD
D. DBS Bank

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India plans to usher in a four-layered regulatory and supervisory framework for non-banking finance NBFCs as it embarks on the path of a scale-based regulation in the backdrop of the recent stress in the sector.

68. 

Who has been named Business Standard Banker of the Year for 2019-20?

A. Deepak Kumar
B. Atul Kumar Goel
C. Rajkiran Rai G.
D. Shyam Srinivasan

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Shyam Srinivasan has been named as the Business Standard Banker of the Year for 2019-20.

69. 

What is the name of the safe pay gateway launched by the Airtel Payments Bank?

A. Airtel Unique Pay
B. Airtel Guard Pay
C. Airtel Secure Pay
D. Airtel Safe Pay

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Airtel Payments Bank has launched a safe mode of pay gateway called 'Airtel Safe Pay' to protect Airtel customers from the growing incidents of online payment frauds.

70. 

The Reserve Bank of India has imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 2 crore on which bank for delays in reporting of frauds?

A. Royal Bank of Scotland
B. Bank of America
C. Chartered Bank of India
D. HSBC India

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 2 crore on Standard Chartered Bank-India for delays in reporting of frauds.