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Government Schemes - Prelims 2019Ministry of Commerce

Government Schemes for UPSC Prelims 2019 | Lecture 39 | MoC

Q.1) Consider the following statements regarding the Make in India Programme :

1)It is a flagship scheme of the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.

2)It aims at attracting investments from across the globe to strengthen India’s manufacturing sector.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.2) Which of the following have been envisaged in the Make in India Programme ?

1)Opening up new sectors for FDI.

2)Creating world class infrastructure by developing industrial corridors and smart cities.

3)Making land acquisition easier for important projects.

Select the correct code:

a) 2 only

b) 1 and 2 only

c) 2 and 3 only

d) All of the above

Q.3) Consider the following statements regarding the Start Up India Programme :

1)It is a flagship scheme of the Ministry of Finance.

2)It aims at generating large scale employment by creating an environment conducive for the growth of start-ups.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.4) Which of the following initiatives have been envisaged for promoting start ups under Start Up India Programme ?

1)Creating a Fund of Funds for start ups with a corpus of Rs. 10,000 crore.

2)Tax exemption to start ups for a period of 5 years.

3)Building innovation centres at National Institutes.

Select the correct code:

a) 2 only

b) 2 and 3 only

c) 1 and 3 only

d) All of the above

Q.5) Consider the following statements about the definition of a start up as per the Government of India :

1)An entity in any sector will be considered a start-up up to a period of ten years from the date of its incorporation.

2)Turnover of the entity should not exceed Rs. 50 crore since incorporation.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.6) Consider the following statements regarding the Trade Infrastructure for Exports Scheme :

1)It aims at enhancing export competitiveness by bridging gaps in export infrastructure.

2)The Central Government will provide loans to implementing agencies for projects under the scheme.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.7) Consider the following statements regarding the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme :

1)It is a scheme of the Ministry of Commerce for promotion of merchandise exports from India.

2)The incentives under the scheme are not available to units located in Special Economic Zones (SEZs)

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

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