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(Hindi) 14th December 2017: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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The Doha Development Round or Doha Development Agenda is the latest trade-negotiation round of the World Trade Organization which commenced in November 2001 
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  1. MCQs - 14th Dec 2017 Roman Saini


  2. Q1. Consider the following statements: 1. The topmost decision-making body of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) is the Ministerial Conference. 2. It brings together all members of the WTO, all of which are countries or customs unions. 3. The Ministerial Conference can take decisions on all matters under any of the multilateral trade agreements. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 and 2 only B) 2 and 3 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above


  3. D) All of the above The topmost decision-making body of the WTO is the Ministerial Conference, which usually meets every two years. It brings together all members of the WTO, all of which are countries or customs unions. The Ministerial Conference can take decisions on all matters under any of the multilateral trade agreements.


  4. Q2. Which among the following correctly defines the term 'development agenda' in the context of Doha Round of World Trade Organisation (WTO)? A) To improve trading prospects of developing nations B) Investment facilitation C) Matters relating to small firms D) Gender equality


  5. Answer- A) The Doha Round had begun in Doha in 2001 with the 'development agenda' which means "to improve trading prospects of developing nations".


  6. Q3. Which among the following are the '21st century trade issues' which countries, mostly from the developed world, want to be discussed forr 1. E-commerce 2. Matters relating to small firms 3. Gender equality 4. To improve trading prospects of developing nations Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above


  7. A) 1, 2 and 3 only Countries, mostly from the developed world, want what they call the '21st century trade issues,-such as e-commerce, investment facilitation, matters relating to small firms and gender equality to be discussed for rule-making to enhance the relevance of the WTO


  8. Q4. 'Special Safeguard Mechanism' in the context of World Trade Organisation (WTO) refers to: A) Trade-distorting form of farm subsidies of developed nations B) Trade-distorting form of farm subsidies of d C) Allow developing nations to temporarily increase tariffs to counter import surges or price declines D) Allow developed nations to temporarily increase tariffs to counter import surges or price declines. nations.


  9. Answer- C) 'Special Safeguard Mechanism' refers to allowing developing nations to temporarily increase tariffs to counter import surges or price declines, and in turn protect poor farmers


  10. Q5. Consider the following statements: 1. Aggregate Measurement of Support (AMS) refers to the most trade-distorting form of farm subsidies of the developed nations in the context of World Trade Organisation (WTO) 2. Developed countries have more than 90% of global AMS entitlements. 3. Most developing countries, including India and China, do not have AMS entitlements. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 and 2 only B) 2 and 3 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above


  11. Q7. Mahanadi water dispute is between which of the following states? 1. Odisha 2. Madhya Pradesh 3. Jharkhand 4. Chhattisgarh Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1 and 4 only D) All of the above


  12. C) 1 and 3 only Each athlete selected under the scheme shall receive an annual scholarship worth Rs. 5.00 lakh for 8 consecutive years.


  13. 09. The six-party talks in the context of North Korea includes which of the following countries? 2. China 3. Japan 4. Russia Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B)2, 3 and 4 only C) 1 and 4 only D) All of the above


  14. D) All of the above The six-party talks were started in 2003 to establish a framework for engagement between North Korea, the US, China, South Korea, Japan and Russia.


  15. Q10. The P5+1 in the context of Iran nuclear programme includes which of the following countries? 2. China 3. Japan 4. Russia Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 4 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1 and 4 only D) All of the above


  16. A) 1, 2 and 4 only The P5+1 is a group of world powers who have been negotiating with Iran since 2006 with the goal of limiting Iran's capacity to manufacture a nuclear weapon in exchange for relief from certain economic sanctions and the ability to pursue a civilian nuclear energy program. The P5+1 is composed of the five permanent members (P5) of the UN Security Council (the U.S., China, Russia, France and the United Kingdom) and Germany