08th July Current Affairs 2023 Quiz: Here, we are providing the June Current Affairs Quiz. These types of topics are important for candidates who prepare for Bank Exam 2023. In this article, we are covering the following topics Headlines:
- GST Council
- Punjab National Bank
- Tanganyika African National Union
08th July Current Affairs 2023 Quiz
The Current Affairs 2023 section constitutes a major part of the General Awareness section in a competitive examination and plays an instrumental role. To supplement your preparation for the General Awareness Section of the upcoming exams like IBPS PO/Clerk Mains, SBI PO Mains and SEBI Grade A Prelims, we are providing you 08th July Current Affairs 2023 Quiz covering the following topics Headlines: SALVEX, GST Council, Punjab National Bank, Chandrayaan-3, Tanganyika African National Union, Extended Producers Responsibility.
Q1. The Indian Navy and the US Navy successfully concluded the seventh edition of the Indian Navy – US Navy (IN – USN) Salvage and Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) exercise, SALVEX, held from June 26 to July 6, 2023, in Kochi. Which ships participated in the seventh edition of SALVEX?
(a) INS Vikramaditya and USS Gerald R. Ford
(b) INS Nireekshak and USNS Salvor
(c) INS Arihant and USS John S. McCain
(d) INS Viraat and USS George Washington
(e) INS Chennai and USNS Comfort
Q2. What change is the GST Council considering regarding the submission of PAN-linked bank account details?
(a) Reducing the time period from 30 days to 15 days
(b) Reducing the time period from 45 days to 30 days
(c) Extending the time period from 30 days to 60 days
(d) Eliminating the requirement for PAN-linked bank account details
(e) None of the above
Q3. How are decisions made in the GST Council?
(a) Unanimous consensus among all council members
(b) Two-thirds majority vote of the council members
(c) Three-fourth majority vote of the council members
(d) Decision made solely by the Union Finance Minister
(e) Decision made by the Prime Minister of India
Q4. Which tool helps the RBI in controlling inflation by making borrowing expensive?
(a) Repo Rate
(b) Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR)
(c) Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR)
(d) Marginal Standing Facility (MSF) Rate
(e) Standing Deposit Facility (SDF) Rate
Q5. How does a decrease in the Standing Deposit Facility (SDF) Rate impact liquidity in the banking system?
(a) Increases liquidity
(b) Decreases liquidity
(c) Has no impact on liquidity
(d) Reduces borrowing costs
(e) None of the above
Q6. The 67th TAAI Conference in Colombo brought together industry professionals, government officials, and other stakeholders from India and Sri Lanka. Which country was the largest source market for tourism to Sri Lanka last year?
(b) United States
(d) United Kingdom
Q7. What did Punjab National Bank (PNB) announce on Thursday(6 June 2023)?
(a) Launch of a new mobile banking app
(b) Opening of a physical branch in a new city
(c) Launch of a virtual branch in the Metaverse
(d) Introduction of a new credit card
(e) Partnership with a fintech company
Q8. Who has been appointed as executive director by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?
(a) P. Vasudevan
(b) R. Kapoor
(c) S. Sharma
(d) N. Patel
(e) K. Verma
Q9. Which launch vehicle will be used for Chandrayaan-3?
(d) Chandrayaan Rocket-1
(e) Mangalyaan Rocket-2
Q10. Which of the following is not within the purview of the GST Council?
(a) Determining tax rates for goods and services
(b) Deciding on revenue sharing between central and state governments
(c) Enforcing penalties for non-compliance with GST regulations
(d) Making amendments to the GST laws
(e) Setting guidelines for GST registration and compliance
Q11. Which African language holds the honor of being the only African language within the Directorate of Global Communications at the United Nations?
Q12. On July 7, 1954, the Tanganyika African National Union (TANU) under the leadership of Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere adopted Kiswahili as a unifying language for independence struggles. What is the theme of the 2023 Kiswahili Language Day?
(a) “Embracing Kiswahili’s Cultural Significance”
(b) “Promoting Multilingualism in Africa”
(c) “Unlocking the Power of Kiswahili”
(d) “Preserving African Linguistic Heritage”
(e) “Unleashing Kiswahili’s Potential”
Q13. Which city’s Municipal Corporation has become the first urban body in India to receive Extended Producers Responsibility (EPR) credit for recycling banned single-use plastic items?
Q14. Which city in India has been ranked as the cleanest city for the sixth consecutive year in the annual cleanliness survey conducted by the central government?
Q15. Which team was crowned the champions of the FIH Hockey Pro League 2022/23 season?
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