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16. 

Which Indian logistics company has launched the 'Oxygen on Wheels' project for transportation of oxygen directly from producing plants to hospitals and homes?

A. Aegis Logistics
B. Container Corporation of India Ltd
C. Adani Logistics
D. Mahindra Logistics

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra has rolled out a project titled 'Oxygen on Wheels' to ease the transportation of oxygen from producing plants to hospitals and homes, following acute oxygen shortage amid a severe second wave of coronavirus.

17. 

As per the Brand Finance Insurance 100 report for 2021, which company has topped as the world's most valuable insurance brand?

A. Ping An Insurance
B. China Life
C. LIC
D. Allianz

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

As per the report, The Ping an Insurance has ranked as the most valuable insurance brand in the world.

18. 

The TRIFED has signed an MoU with which organisation for the project 'Sustainable Livelihoods For Tribal Households in India'?

A. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
B. The LINK Fund
C. The Giving Pledge
D. UNICEF India

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Tribal Co-operative Marketing Federation of India has entered into a MoU with The LINK Fund for a collaborative project titled "Sustainable Livelihoods For Tribal Households in India".

19. 

SHWAS and AROG are the two new loan products launched by which institution amid the fight against COVID-19?

A. World Bank
B. SBI
C. ADB
D. SIDBI

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI, has launched two loan products for MSMEs to help them with required financial support in fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

20. 

What is the global rank of Indian insurance major LIC in the 2021 Brand Finance Insurance 100 report, that measures the most valuable insurance brand globally?

A. 10
B. 20
C. 5
D. 15

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The state-owned insurance behemoth LIC has emerged as the third strongest and the tenth most valuable insurance brand globally, in Brand Finance Insurance 100 report for 2021.