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Exercise :: Business - Latest Current Affairs

  • Business - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Trip Protector insurance policy was launched by;

A. HDFC ERGO
B. Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
C. TATA AIG
D. Bharti AXA General Insurance

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The first-of-its kind 'Trip Protector' insurance policy was launched by HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company which is the third-largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector in India. The policy states In case a flight or a hotel booking is cancelled, travellers will be safeguarded financially against the cost of cancellation levied on them by the respective hotels or airlines for both domestic and international travel. In instances wherein travellers are refused accommodation on arriving at the hotel due to overbooking, the policy will provide cover against cancellation of a pre-booked room. Initially, this policy is being offered to customers of HDFC Bank on the purchase of Airline tickets or Hotel Bookings done using their HDFC Bank credit cards. The policy will allow customers to choose between refundable and non-refundable tickets. Refundable tickets shall be paid for in case of cancellation.

2. 

Which company launched a new micro insurance plan Micro Bachat?

A. SBI Life Insurance
B. ICICI Prudential Life Insurance
C. Life Insurance Corporation of India
D. SBI Life Insurance

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

A new microinsurance plan 'Micro Bachat' was launched by the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India. It provides coverage of up to 2 lakhs and is the first micro-insurance plan to do so. It provides both protection and savings and is a regular premium, non-linked, participating endowment microinsurance plan. In case a policyholder dies, this plan would provide financial assistance to the family. For surviving policyholders, a lump sum amount at the time of maturity shall be provided It can be availed only by standard healthy citizens in the age group of 18-55 years without undergoing any medical examination.

3. 

Which of the following company signed a deal of USD 1.5 billion to buy US crude oil?

A. Reliance Industries
B. Hindustan Petroleum
C. Indian Oil Corporation
D. Bharat Petroleum

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian Oil Corporation(IOC), has signed its very first annual deal to buy U.S. crude oil, paying USD 1.5 billion for 60,000 barrels a day beginning April 2019 to March 2020 to diversify its crude sources. IOCL is the first Indian state refiner to buy U.S. oil under an annual contract, in a deal that will also help boost trade between New Delhi and Washington.

4. 

M C Mary Kom was named as women's training Ambassador for which of the following brand?

A. PUMA
B. NIKE
C. ADIDAS
D. Reebok

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

German sports and lifestyle brand PUMA has appointed the 6 time world champion woman M C Mary Kom as its new brand ambassador. Mary Kom is now PUMA India's new ambassador for their women's training category and will be representing the brand in marketing campaigns. Mary Kom will steer brand's advertising campaign #DoYou that aims to motivate women across the nation to be strong and accomplish their goals. The association was facilitated by IOS sports and Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. which primarily entitles Mary Kom.

5. 

Which cybersecurity company launched 'Email Fraud Protection' to help organizations block fraudulent emails from reaching enterprises?

A. Microsoft
B. Symantec
C. Cisco
D. McAfee

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Global cybersecurity company Symantec has launched 'Email Fraud Protection', an automated solution, to help organizations block fraudulent emails from reaching enterprises. It aims to reduce workload for IT departments and eliminate the need to manually manage email security configurations while combating Business Email Compromise attacks. The solution is now available as part of Symantec's Email Security Solution and Integrated Cyber Defence Platform. With this solution, email authentication standards are met by automatic monitoring of approved third-party senders.