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Exercise : Economy - Latest Current Affairs
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486.
As per Brickworks Ratings, the FY22 GDP growth forecast of India is estimated at what per cent?
-8.5%
10-10.5%
9.5-10%
8.5-9%
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Brickworks Ratings has revised India's GDP growth forecast for the current fiscal (FY22) to 8.5-9%. Earlier this was estimated at 10%.

487.
All International passengers will have to undergo mandatory quarantine for how many days as per the latest government guidelines?
14 days
7 days
10 days
3 days
Answer: Option
Explanation:
As per the guidelines released by the Government of India on January 7, 2022, all the passengers flying from abroad will have to home quarantine themselves for a week after landing in India and get themselves tested on the eighth day.

488.
Which of the following real estate firm will develop a 500000 sq ft shopping Mall in Jammu & Kashmir?
Omaxe Group
China Evergrande Group
DLF Group
Emaar Group
Answer: Option
Explanation:
EMAAR Properties, a Dubai-based real estate group, will be developing a shopping mall in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.

489.
What is the existing annual income limit for the identification of the economically weaker section (EWS)?
Rs 6 lakh
Rs 8 lakh
Rs 9 lakh
Rs 10 lakh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
After the recommendation by the three-member committee, the Centre has decided to continue with the existing annual income limit of Rs 8 lakh for the identification of the economically weaker sections (EWS).

490.
As of January 1, 2022, what is the estimated population of the world, as per the US Census Bureau?
9.8 billion
3.8 billion
7.8 billion
5.8 billion
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The world's population is projected to be 7.8 billion people, as of New Year's Day 2022, according to the US Census Bureau.