Current Affairs - International

Exercise : International - Latest Current Affairs
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346.
Which country has received Parliament's approval for a domestic debt restructuring plan?
Greece
Norway
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Sri Lanka's Parliament overwhelmingly approved the cash-strapped government's domestic debt restructuring (DDR) plan during a special session on July 1. This plan is a crucial element in the nation's recovery efforts from its severe economic crisis.

347.
Which country has launched the 'Digital Nomad Strategy' for foreign workers?
Russia
Japan
Canada
Egypt
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Canada has introduced the "Digital Nomad Strategy" to tackle its skilled labour shortage, especially in the technology industry.

348.
Pedro Sanchez, who has been in the news recently, belongs to which country?
Switzerland
Singapore
Germany
Spain
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Pedro Sanchez, the prime minister of Spain, is at the centre of attention as the country assumes the presidency of the Council of the European Union. His political future hinges on the outcome of early legislative elections scheduled for July 23.

349.
In which country are the Utah Mountains located, which recently made headlines for Watermelon Snow?
Oman
Fiji
Germany
United States of America
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Utah Mountains in the United States of America have gained attention for the occurrence of Watermelon Snow, which gives the appearance of the snow changing colour due to the presence of algae.

350.
Which country has added 664 animal species to its faunal database and 339 taxa to its flora?
India
Indonesia
United States of America
Canada
Answer: Option
Explanation:
In 2022, India expanded its faunal database by incorporating a total of 664 animal species, including 467 newly discovered species and 197 new records of species found in India for the first time.