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Here we are with another session of Daily Current Affairs Update – 17 Jan 2020. This daily blog is intended to help aspirants preparing for the upcoming banking/government/insurance exam with their preparations. General Awareness forms a substantial part of many banking/insurance exam which makes it all the more important to be aware of daily happenings around the world. Prepare for exams like SBI Clerk, RBI Assistant, IBPS Clerk,  SSC CGL, and many more with Oliveboard. Let’s start with the blog;

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Daily Current Affairs Update – 17 Jan 2020

Daily Current Affairs Update – National

Russian President Vladimir Putin has named Tax Service Chief Mikhail Mishustin as Russia’s new Prime Minister upon Dimitry Medvedev’s resignation.

Tech Giant IBM has received record 9,262 US patents in 2019, with India being the second-highest contributor.

Fintech Firm Groww has launched a financial education initiative “Ab India Karega Invest”, to bridge investors’ knowledge gap.

7th Conference of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association India Region began at the legislative assembly building in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla inaugurated the conference.

Every Company registered under Section 3 of the companies Act 1956 seeking registration as NBFC-Factor shall have a minimum Net Owned Fund (NOF) of Rs. 5 crore.

Daily Current Affairs Update – International

Yes Bank has acquired around 30% stake pursuant to invocation of pledged shares by acquiring the post-issue paid-up share capital of Rosa Power Supply Company Ltd.

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos pledged $1 billion in new investments to help take small Indian businesses online by an initiative that will use amazon’s global footprint.

Guatemala swore in Alejandro Giammattei, a conservative physician, as its new president, 63-year-old Giammattei won the election in his 4th attempt.

Daily Current Affairs Update – Sports

Indian Skipper Virat Kohli is named as Captain of the International Cricket Council’s ODI & Test teams of the year.

Rohit Sharma is named as ‘2019 ODI Cricketer of the Year’.

That is all from us in this blog; Daily Current Affairs Update – 17 Jan 2020. Keep checking the space for more latest updates. Stay Tuned!

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