Sunday, January 31, 2010

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Who is he? Hint:- he founded a magazine to promote free trade and a major banking group.

Ans:- He is James Wilson who founded 'the Economist' magazine to promote free trade and founded 'the Chartered bank of India, Australia and China' which later merged with 'Standard Bank of British South Africa' to form 'Standard Chartered Bank'.

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Which company's logo is this?Hint:-started in 1950, head quartered at New York, in the business of Finance and revolutionized the way of using money.

Ans:- The logo is of 'Diners club International', first independent credit card company, which popularized the concept of Plastic money.

Saturday, January 30, 2010

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Who is he and what is his claim of fame? Hint:- What he created made publishing frequently updated works easy.

Ans:- He is Ramanathan V. Guha, who was instrumental in developing RSS (Really Simple Syndication) a web feed format.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Bujho Toh Jaane

Who is He? Hint:- a business professor in Geneva best known for something else.

Ans:- Yup, you all are right, he is Klaus Schwab. He is a German Economist and is the founder of the 'World Economic Forum' a Geneva based 'Non Profit Foundation', best known for its annual summit in 'Davos', Switzerland.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Bujho Toh Jaane

Connect the pictures to each other.

Ans:- Actually the question was a sitter for serious quizzers. All the three answers were right.

The common link is Queens Park Rangers F.C. The logo is of the English Professional Football club and Mr. Lakhmi Mittal and Bearni Ecclestone are the shareholders of the Club.

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What is the connection? Hint:- a single concept from a novel emulated in a business venture and depicted in a movie.

Ans:- No one could crack this question. The common link is Howard Roark. He is the main protagonist in the Ayn Rand's novel 'The Fountainhead'. Roark Capital Group is a Private Equity Firm named after him and the guy in the picture is Gary Cooper who acted Howard Roark in the movie, ' The Fountainhead'.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

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Who is he? Hint:- A banker

Ans:- He is Rana Kapoor, Founder/Managing Director & CEO of Yes Bank.

Sunday, January 24, 2010

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What is the link between these two pictures?

Ans:-Kaushik it is a beautiful way of answering quiz questions. Yes,the answer is Dustin Hoffman during conversation with Tom Cruise mentions Quantas airways as the safest airline in the world.

Saturday, January 23, 2010

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Who is he? Hint:-He retired recently from one of the powerful associations of India

Ans:- He is Tarun Das who has recently stepped down from his role as the Chief Mentor of CII. He was with CII for the last 46 years. He was instrumental in transforming a small engineering association into a Rs. 200 Crore plus industry body.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

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An ethical entrepreneur who died due to Hepatitis C .Who is she and what is the name of her entrepreneurial venture?

Ans:- She is Anita Roddick who started a cosmetic company the Body Shop in 1976.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

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What a historic moment, When one started the business in 1824 could not imagine the fate of the company, which will now be taken over by a company started in 1903 across the Atlantic Ocean.What am I talking about? and guys please mention the name of the legends in the picture.

Happy Quizzing :)

Ans:- Yes, the person on the above picture is James Kraft,he started Kraft is Chicago in 1903 and the person below is John Cadbury who started Cadbury in 1824 in Birmingham. Kraft is in the advanced stage to take-over Cadbury.

Courtesy:- Wikipedia

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

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Which recently bankrupt company's logo is this? Hint:- Its name when translated from Hindi to English means Water :)

Ans:- Yes, it is JAL(Japan Airlines) Logo. Japan Airlines has recently gone bankrupt. It is the Flag carrier of Japan.

Monday, January 18, 2010

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What is so important about this picture? Hint:- It shows Chinese strength.

Ans:- Hey Kaushik u missed the point. It is a business quiz and the answer will also be related to business. You are right it is the picture of Hu Jintao, but the answer of the question is his Official Car on which he is standing. It is a Chinese designed and developed limousine, HQE. It shows Chinese determination to build their own brands and their technical and design supremacy.

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Bujho Toh Jaane

Who is this power couple? Hint:- They established a magazine.

Ans:- Lila Bell Wallace and Dewitt Wallace both co founded the Reader's Digest magazine in 1922 with the motto of ' America in your Pocket'.

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Sorry, but could not find the better way to put this question.
Whose logo is this? Hint:- It is more related to sound than business.

Ans:- Yes the Answer is 'Ministry of Sound', London based Rocking!! Night club, a paradise for all the night owls.

Saturday, January 16, 2010

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Which Asian Company's logo is this? Hint:- It is the largest company in the world in its area of operation.

Ans:- Yup, it is China Mobile. World's largest Mobile Phone company both in the terms of subscriber base and network coverage.

Courtesy:- Wikipedia

Friday, January 15, 2010

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Who is this controversial photographer? Hint:- Famous for Colors.

Ans:- He is Otiviero Toscani, best known for creating controversial ads for Italian Brand 'United Color of Benetton'. In early 90's he also co-founded a magazine called Colors.

Courtesy:- Wikipedia.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

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Who is this global CEO of Indian Origin?

And:-Shantanu Narayan CEO of Adobe Systems.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

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According to the official website of this company, The name of the company when translated from Japanese to English means 'leave luck to heaven'. Which Company am I talking about?

Ans:- Meenakshi you are right, we are talking about Nintendo. It is based in Kyoto, Japan.

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

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Which Vodka Brand is this? No hint needed as the flying bird is a hint itself.

Ans:- It is the logo of 'Grey Goose' Vodka. It is produced in France.

Monday, January 4, 2010

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Which Organisation's logo is this? Hint:- Considered to be the world's largest cartel.

Ans:- The logo is of OPEC(Organisation of the Oil Exporting Countries).It is a cartel of 12 countries.It is head-quartered at Vienna.

Saturday, January 2, 2010

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Who is this Businessman :)? Hint:- He is not a boxer but is associated with sports in major way.

Ans:- He is Rudolf Dassler the founder of Puma and the older brother of Adolf Dassler the founder of Adidas.