Top Current Affairs 17 May 2020 in English

17 May, Current Affairs 2020 in English


  1. To promote Herbal Cultivation in the country GoI has earmarked ______ amount to implement the same via National medicinal plants board (NMPB). Rs. 4000 Crore
  2. Who is on top position in the recently launched Global Energy Transition Index 2020? Sweden
  3. How much Social Protection Package has recently been approved by World Bank for India? $1 Billion
  4. What is the name of the testing machine that has been procured by the government for testing of COVID-19 cases? COBAS-6800
  5. How much fund has been announced to be provided for agriculture infrastructure projects recently? 1 Lakh Crore
  6. With the recent announcement by Finance Ministry, what are the investment criteria for MSME to be registered as Micro Entity? Investment <Rs 1 cr and turnover <Rs 5 cr
  7. With the recent announcement, the Statutory PF contribution by an employer has been reduced to 10%
  8. Recently Babar Azam has been appointed as the new ODI captain of Pakistan Cricket Team. Who is the incumbent Director of the Pakistan Cricket Board? Wasim Khan
  9. Recently Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat has launched the ‘HOPE’ portal aimed at creating employment avenues for trained youth. What does HOPE stands for? Helping Out People Everywhere10. From the PM Cares Fund, __ amount will be used for the care of migrant laborers. Rs. 1000 Crore

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