27 January 2016

General Awareness Latest Bits for Bank Exams in 2016

1. National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) on 1 January 2016 signed MoU
with which bank for web-based monitoring of its projects?
1) HDFC Bank 2) SIDBI
3) State Bank of India 4) NABARD 5) Canara Bank

2. Agriculture Apex Development Bank is....
1) National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
2) Indian Overseas Bank (IOB)
3) Exim Bank
4) State bank of India (SBI)
5) Bharatiya Mahila Bank (BMB)

3. Committee to Review Arrangements for Institutional Credit for
Agriculture and Rural Development (CRAFICARD) submitted a report on 28
November 1979 recommended to establish NABARD. The committee headed
by ............
1) C. Ranga Rajan 2) Narasimham
3) Sivaraman 4) Muttu Raman 5) Vaidyanathan

4. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
established in ....
1) 1995 2) 1992 3) 2002 4) 1982 5) 1955

5. NABARD brought number of innovations in the rural credit domains.
Some of them are Formation & Linkage of SHGs, Farmers Club, District
Rural Industries Project, RIDF etc. RIDF stands for ........
1) Rural Infrastructure Donation Fund
2) Rural Investment Development Fund
3) Rural Integrity Development Fund
4) Rural Infrastructure Development Fund
5) Rural Infrastructure Drought Fund

6. Which bank is under the obligation for facilitating credit flow for
promotion and development of agriculture, small-scale industries,
cottage and village industries, handicrafts and other rural crafts?
1) SBI 2) NHB 3) NABARD 4) HDFC 5) RBI

7. The main function of NABARD includes....
1) Lending 2) Refinance
3) Co-ordinating lending
4) Assistance in Refinance 5) All of above

8. The NABARD declared to rejuvenate PACs by converting them into
multi-services centers. What is meant by PACs in this context?
1) Present Agricultural Co-operatives Society
2) Post Agricultural Consortium Society
3) Premium Agricultural Co-operatives Society
4) Progress Agricultural Co-operatives Society
5) Primary Agricultural Co-operative Societies

9. NABFINS provides credit and other facilities for promotion,
expansion, commercialization and modernization of agriculture and
allied activities. NABFINS means ......
1) NBFC First Services Limited
2) NABARD Financial Surety Limited
3) NABARD Functional Services Loan
4) NABARD Financial Services Limited
5) None

10. NABCONS engaged in providing consultancy in all spheres of
agriculture, rural development and allied areas. NABCONS means
............
1) NABARD Cure Services
2) NABARD Custom Services
3) NABARD Company Services
4) NABARD Consultancy Services 5) None

11. National Bank Staff College runs by NABARD. It is at ..........
1) Chennai 2) Hyderabad
3) Baroda 4) Lucknow 5) Mangalore

12. National Bank Training Centre runs by NABARD is at ......
1) Delhi 2) Pune 3) Kolkata
4) Lucknow 5) Hyderabad

13. NABARD has been accredited by the Green Climate Fund as an
implementing entity for undertaking climate change related projects in
India. Where is the head office of NABARD?
1) Chennai 2) Kolkata
3) Hyderabad 4) Mumbai 5) Pune

14. Who is the present Chairman of NABARD?
1) R.S. Sharma 2) Raghuram Rajan
3) Harsh Kumar Bhanwala 4) Khshatrapathi Sivaji
5) Yaduveer Mathur

15. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) was formally opened by
the China's President Xi Jinping. Where is the headquarter of AIIB?
1) Beijing 2) Shanghai
3) Manila 4) Tokyo 5) New Delhi

16. Union Government and World Bank on 1 January 2016 signed a
Financing Agreement of $ 50 million for ........
1) Nai Manzil Scheme for the Education and Skills Training for Minorities.
2) develop MSME under India Stand Up Programme.
3) development of software industry under STPI.
4) financing the Public sector banks under Indradhanush.
5) the development of infrastructure in South India.

17. The statements about Nai Manzil Scheme given. Locate the correct statement.
1) It is designed to address educational and livelihood needs of
minority communities lagging behind in terms of educational
attainments.
2) It aims to provide educational intervention by giving the bridge
courses to the trainees and getting them Certificates for Class XII
and X from distance medium educational system.
3) It seeks to provide trade basis skill training in four courses at
the same time of formal education, in field of
(i) Manufacturing (ii) Engineering (iii) Services (iv) Soft skills.
4) It intends to cover people in between 17 to 35 age group from all
minority communities as well as Madrasa students.
5) All of the above statements correct.

18. Finance Ministry has updated the Guidance Note on FATCA and Common
Reporting Standards (CRS) based on the comments and feedback received
from various stakeholders. FATCA stands for ........
1) Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act
2) Foreign Adoption Tax Compliance Act
3) Foreign Account Tax Comparison Act
4) First Account Tax Compliance Act
5) Foreign Account Tax Contest Act

19. Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan
declare the Year 2016 as the year of ........
1) LPG consumer 2) Carbon control
3) Petrol use 4) Bharat VI standards
5) Odd and Even scheme

20. All India 24 × 7 helpline for gas leaks...
1) 1906 2) 1947 3) 1950 4) 182 5) 101

Answers:

1-4; 2-1; 3-3; 4-4; 5-4; 6-3; 7-5; 8-5; 9-4; 10-4; 11-4; 12-4; 13-4;
14-3; 15-1; 16-1; 17-5; 18-1; 19-1; 20-1.

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