Free Online GK Test March 2012 May 6, 2012 | General Knowledge Current GK Indian Bank became one of the first banks to introduce ‘account portability’ in February 2012. ‘Account portability’ means: Retaining account number on changing bank Retaining account number on changing branch Retaining account number on changing account holder Both (a) and (b) Both (b) and (c) ‘Greenshoe Option’ is a term we come across in news related to business and finance sectors. What does the term mean? It facilitates e-filing of IPO (Initial Public Offer) application to save paper It gives the issuer company a right to sell more shares than originally planned in IPO It gives the issuer company the right to cancel its IPO if demand for its shares is lower than its expectations It gives the issuer company the right to cancel its IPO if the price quoted by bidders is less than its reserve price An IPO which has the highest proportion of shares reserved for sale to ‘small shareholders’ compared to other categories of investors The RBI has increased the amount of foreign exchange that can be remitted for imports without any documentation formalities to ______in February 2012 $500 $5000 $50000 $500000 $5000000 India was the _____ foreign holder of US Treasury Bonds, the debt securities issued by the US Government, at the end of 2011. 15th largest 16th largest 17th largest 18th largest 19th largest China was the _____ foreign holder of US Treasury Bonds, the debt securities issued by the US Government, at the end of 2011. largest 2nd largest 3rd largest 4th largest 5th largest Which of the following has introduced India’s first environmental friendly equity index called “Greenex” in February 2012? BSE NSE TERI SEBI MCX-SX The government in February 2012 issued a notification allowing private airlines to import Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) directly. Airlines importing ATF directly will not have to pay I. Customs duty II. Sales tax I only II only Both I and II Neither I nor II The Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) in February 2012 ordered a freeze on Kingfisher Airlines’ bank accounts for non-payment of Excise duty Customs Duty Service Tax All the above None of the above Which of the following has completed implementation of the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation’s (ESIC) Project Panchdeep that provides online facilities to employers and insured people for registration, payment of premium and disbursement of cash bene TCS Wipro Infosys Cognizant Mahindra-Satyam Who among the following was the first person insured under the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) scheme? Jawaharlal Nehru Manmohan Singh Morarji Desai Indira Gandhi Rajiv Gandhi Related 9 Comments Tilak on June 17, 2012 at 9:54 am thanks Reply Naresh Gupta on June 14, 2012 at 7:42 pm very useful for any kind of exams Reply Nilesh on June 4, 2012 at 2:45 pm Nice , Reply darla sureshbabu on May 27, 2012 at 6:51 pm very useful for bank clerks Reply gunjan bharati on May 25, 2012 at 11:43 pm plz, send me g.k question for ibps p.o. exam Reply Farha on May 25, 2012 at 5:34 pm Plzz send me current affairs for sbi clerk exam Reply ramya on May 25, 2012 at 3:50 pm plz send some model test papers Reply Reaul Mondal on May 25, 2012 at 2:08 pm It is very interesting among several site. It is truly benefited for competitive candidate. I want a lot of online G.k test. Reply maneesha dubey on May 23, 2012 at 2:25 pm plz send the model paper of net ,jrf to my email id Reply Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.