Friday, April 29, 2011

OBQ 220...

Identify the fast growing company in an industry with lackluster growth...

Clue 1: This is one of the oldest but relatively least  known of the South Korean Chaebols.
Clue 2: It is the only company in its industry to increase its market share in USA for 15 consecutive years.
Clue 3: He is one of the brand ambassador for this company.

Answer: Kia Motors, Hyundai is the largest shareholder in it.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

OBQ 219...

Identify the web based application. It can't get louder than this!

Monday, April 25, 2011

OBQ 218...

I simply love business model of this company...this print ad simply explains that. Identify the company.

Saturday, April 23, 2011

OBQ 217...

He is Richest ______on this earth!
Who is he?

Answer:Anand Krishnan of Maxis...yes he is the richest Tamil on the earth with networth of around USD 19 Billion.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

OBQ 216...

He was the first person to join this "profession" which is now highly dominated by women (or rather girls!)

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

OBQ 215...

Connect...Sorry No hints ;-)

Answer: Parle Mondace...Grace Kelly the princess/queen of Monaco...Circuit of Monaco Grand Prix and Casino Monte Carlo one of the landmark of Monaco City!

Sunday, April 17, 2011

OBQ 214...

Which city I am referring to?

Clue 1: The name of this once iconic industrial city comes from the river flowing by the city.
Clue 2: In 18th and 19th century the city was a major centre for horse carriage manufacturing which later on lead to development of a major industry in the city.
Clue 3: This is seal of the city.
Answer: Detroit!

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Original Question 0212...

A hero or an anti-hero? Identify the guy who was in news first for some good news and than....
Answer: He is David Sokol, the person who was considered one of the prime contender for the Big job of heading Berkshire Hathaway. He resigned due to some major allegations against him, now he is heading his family business.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Original Question 0211...

Give me the four letter word!

This word is derived from a Latin word meaning "Paper that has been seen" for a lot of Indians its an ultimate dream and yeah there is also a company by the same name!

Answer: Visa.

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Original Question 0210...


Answer: CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System)  is the right answer. Its a subsidiary of Via-com. Charlie Sheen is the famous star who used to appear on CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men. Columbia Space-shuttle. and William Paley the founder of modern day CBS.

No one got it!

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Original Question 0209...

Give me the name of MNC.

Clue 1: The company which bears its founder's last name started as a grain store in USA in 1865.
Clue 2: Greenpeace holds this company accountable for deforestation of Amazon for its own gain.
Clue 3: The company recently bought out a very famous edible oil brand from the company for which this lady is a brand ambassador (for another flagship brand)!

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Original Question 0208...

Tourism Ministry of ?
Answer: Ministry of Tourism, Israel. The star of David in the logo was a big hint!

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Original Question 0207...

This guy is not very famous, but the new era industries owes a lot to his accidental invention.


Friday, April 1, 2011

Original Question 0206...

Connect to get my favorite pass time!

Answer: John Micklethwait the current  editor of "The Economist" Banayan the routine Asian feature, Big Mac Index started by Economist, Pearson the part owner!