International Organizations (Economics) One Liner Questions & Answers


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1 Where was the first World Summit on Social Development under the aegis of UNESCO held? Copenhagen
2 How many countries are members of the World Bank? 189
3 ‘World Development Report’ is an annual publication of – International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
4 India’s ranking in the ‘Ease of Doing Business Index’ is sometimes, seen in the news. Which of the following has declared that ranking? World Bank
5 The ‘Ease of Doing Business Index’ prepared and published by – World Bank Group
6 The second largest economy in the world next to the USA is – China
7 Indian Development Forum (IDF) was earlier known as – Aid India Consortium
8 The ‘National Agricultural Innovation Project’ is being implemented by ICAR with credit assistance from the World Bank. It has got how many components? Four components
9 ‘Green Index’ has been developed by : World Bank
10 The World Bank was established in – 1945
11 The headquarters of the World Bank are at – Washington
12 The main function of the IMF is to –
Help to solve balance of payments problems of member countries
13 Under which agreement International Monetary Fund was established? Bretton Woods Agreement
14 At present, how many countries are the members of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)? 190
15 When did India become a member of the International Monetary Fund? 1945
16 Gold Tranche (Reserve Tranche) refers to –
A credit system granted by IMF to its members
17 The term ‘paper gold’ refers to – Special Drawing Rights (SDR) of IMF
18 ‘Global Finance Stability Report’ is prepared by the – International Monetary Fund
19 The main security guard of international trade is – WTO
20 WTO is –
An international trade organization established by the members of GATT
21 The earlier name of the WTO was – GATT
22 The headquarters of W.T.O. is located at – Geneva
23 One of the important agreements reached in the 1996 Ministerial Conference of WTO refers to – Commerce in Information Technology
24 Doha, where Ministerial Conference of World Trade Organization was organized, is located in – Qatar
25 The World Trade Organization was established in – 1995
26 As President of World Trade Organization Pascal Lamy was replaced by – Roberto Azevedo
27 The difference of the Government Minimum Support Price (MSP) and market price, which is paid directly to the farmers under W.T.O. is called – Blue box subsidies
28 The Most-Favoured-Nation (MFN) clause under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) implies – Most favour to all countries
29 GATT stands for – General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
30 When and where was the office of GATT established? Geneva, 1948
31 Dunkel proposal is related to – Right to Intellectual Property
32 The name of Arthur Dunkel is associated with – GATT
33 Uruguay round pertains to – GATT
34 TRIMs stands for – Trade-Related Investment Measures
35 ‘Broad-based Trade and Investment Agreement (BTIA)’ is sometimes seen in the news in the context of negotiations held between India and – European Union
36 Which year will India chair the prestigious G20 forum? 2022
37 The Global Competitiveness Report is published by the – World Economic Forum
38 The Travel and Tourism Competitive Index (TTCI) is released by – World Economic Forum
39 The headquarters of the European Economic Community is at – Brussels
40 ‘European Stability Mechanism’, sometimes seen in the news, is an –
Agency of the EU that provides financial assistance to eurozone countries.
41 The term ‘Digital Single Market Strategy’ seen in the news, refers to – EU
42 The 100th ILO Annual Conference has decided to protect the interests of – Domestic workers
43 International Labour Organization’s Conventions 138 and 182 are related to – Child labor
44 UNSC stands for – United Nations Security Council
45 How many permanent members are there in the Security Council of UNO? 5
46 How many members of UNO are there? 191
47 The 13th NAM conference 24-25 February 2003 was organized at – Kuala Lumpur
48 When was the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) established? 1985
49 The Indian Grain Storage Management and Research Institute for providing training to the SAARC member countries is situated at – Hapur
50 In which year, for the first time, SAARC meet was organized in India? 1986
51 Where is the BRICS Summit, 2019 scheduled to be held? Brazil
52 In which year BRIC grouping was formed as BRICS? 2010
53 The host country of the 9th BRICS summit is – China
54 Which bank has been established in China by BRICS countries? New Development Bank
55 Who coined the term BRICs in 2001? Jim O Neil
56 Who is appointed as the first President of the New Development Bank (or BRICS bank)? K.V. Kamath
57 The Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in which India, was inducted as a full member was held at – Astana
58 ‘Mekong-Ganga Cooperation’ was launched in 2000 at – Laos
59 In which year was the SAPTA (South Asian Preferential Trade Agreement) constituted? 1993
60 G-15 is –
An organization of developing countries of the World
61 The 37th Summit of G-8 was held in France on 26-27 May 2011 at – Deauville
62 ‘ASEAN’ stands for – Association of South-East Asian Nations
63 Of which group of Nations is Brunei a member? ASEAN
64 The term ‘Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership’ often appears in the news in the context of the affairs of a group of countries known as – ASEAN