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Banking Digest, 10 December 2018

National

  • Water from River Cauvery is supplied to - Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry.

International

  • On December 9, a meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was concluded in - Vienna (Austria).
  • The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) tentatively agreed an oil-output cut by - 1 million barrels per day.

Banking

  • To kickstart listing of start-ups in India to raise funds, SEBI has created for such listings as - 'Innovators Growth Platform'.

Sports

  • The youngest Indian golfer to win the 'Asian Tour Order of Merit' - Shubhankar Sharma (22 years old).

Person In News

  • The first Mexican woman to win the 'Miss World' crown - Vanessa Ponce de Leon.
  • Current Active Chairperson for the Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) - Masood Husain.

General Knowledge

  • 'Miss World Pigeon' competition started in Britain in - 1951.
  • SAARC Charter Day - 8 December.
  • South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) established in the year – 1985.
  • Headquarter of South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) - Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) established in the year - 1960.
  • Headquarter of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) - Vienna (Austria).

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