06th August, 2016 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 06th August, 2016
1. Government on August 5 set an inflation target of _____% for the next five years.
[A] 6
[B] 2.6
[C] 5.1
[D] 5
[E] 4
2. Country’s foreign exchange reserves have reached $_____ billion in the week to July 29.
[A] 788.8
[B] 908.6
[C] 400.9
[D] 365.49
[E] 2005.3
3. Securities and Exchange Board of India(SEBI) has proposed for which which form of trading?
[A] Proprietary trading
[B] Money market
[C] Algorithmic trading
[D] Day trading
[E] Hedge funding
4. Name the international credit ratings agency which has affirmed its ‘BBB-‘ long-term rating and ‘A-3’ short-term rating on ICICI Bank.
[B] S&P Global
[C] Fitch Ratings
[D] Moody's Corporation
[E] TRW Inc.
5. Who has been appointed as the Managing Director(MD)and CEO of Credit Analysis and Research Ltd (CARE Ratings)?
[A] Rajesh Mokashi
[B] Baikuntha Shukla
[C] Seth Govind Das
[D] Kailash Nath Katju
[E] Vakkom Purushothaman
6. Who has been appointed as an independent Director of IDFC Bank?
[A] Pramathesh Barua
[B] Rao Sikandar Iqbal
[C] Gourishankar Ray
[D] K.K.Viswanathan
[E] Anand Sinha
7. Which country on August 6 announced that it will not host the European Road Cycling Championships for security reasons?
[A] Germany
[B] France
[D] Greece
[E] None of the above
8. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Minister of Gujarat?
[A] Vijay Rupani
[B] Jivraj Narayan Mehta
[C] Shankersinh Vaghela
[D] Ghanshyam Oza
[E] Suresh Mehta