Posted on Nov. 25, 6:07 p.m.
CLARK FREEPORT – The Clark Development Corporation (CDC), in collaboration with national government agencies and the medical community, will conduct a series of vaccination activities from November 26 to December 1, 2021, on selected vaccination sites inside this Freeport.
The said activities are in support of the national vaccination day campaign on November 29- December 1, 2021, dubbed as “Bayanihan, Bakunahan”.
As an extension of support to the upcoming national vaccination day, CDC will initially have its “#TurukansaClark” immunization drive at Comercio Central Park (Mangan Tamu) on November 26 – 28, 2021 from 2 PM to 10 PM. It will also have an inoculation activity at the Clark Polytechnic Hall and Alpha Aviation Group’s Gym (In front of D’Heights Hotel) on November 29 – December 1, 2021, from 9AM to 4PM.
Anyone can walk in and register at the identified sites to avail vaccination shots against COVID-19. The requirements for kids ages 12 to 17 years old include the following: any valid ID of parent/guardian, birth certificate of the child, baptismal of child, or passport. For children with comorbidities, they are advised to secure a medical certificate from their attending pediatrician or physician showing that the child is eligible for vaccination. If both parents are not available during the vaccination day, an authorization letter signed by parents indicating the name of the assigned guardian with a valid ID will be needed.
For adults who want to get vaccinated, they are required to bring the following: government-issued ID, and medical certificate for those who have comorbidities. Pregnant and lactating mothers are also encouraged to get immunization shots.
Meanwhile, booster shots will only be administered to those who had their 2nd dose for at least 6 months. Individuals who will avail the booster shot should present a copy of their vaccination card.
For more details regarding the CDC vaccination drive, visit CDC’s official Facebook Page @ https://www.facebook.com/ClarkDevelopmentCorp or contact 0961-541-1881.
Satisfy your cravings with these best-selling Nanyang drinks
September 15, 2023 3:30 p.m.
Nanyang isn’t only known for its Laksa Prawn, Cheesy Chicken Chop Noodles and Singapore’s best selling Hainanese Chicken Rice and Kopi.
It also has several best-selling drinks to whet your appetite and satisfy your sweet tooth, such as Iced Teh Melaka, Kopi Jelly Milk Tea, Milo Dinosaur and Kopi O.
Head over to your nearest Nanyang branches nationwide.
USA back on top; Germany takes Top 3 spot in FIBA World Ranking
September 15, 2023 1:28 p.m.
MIES (Switzerland) – The recent completion of the prestigious FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 has produced some eye-catching positive climbs in the latest FIBA World Ranking Men, presented by Nike.
USA reclaim pole position with 786.6 points after benefiting from their consistency at major tournaments over the last three summers. Finishing in fourth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup where they outperformed former number one nation Spain, their run to the Semi-Finals came off the back of winning an Olympic title at Tokyo in 2021 and also taking bronze at the FIBA AmeriCup 2022.
Recently crowned FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 champions Germany have another slice of history to enjoy as they step into the top three of the rankings for the very first time after moving up a massive eight places and onto 759.7 points. Their stunning success made all the more incredible because of the fact they made the journey to the top step of the podium without tasting defeat.
Canada also have another reason to celebrate too, with their maiden FIBA Basketball World Cup medal fueling an even bigger rise of nine spots. They now occupy sixth position with 745.5 points.
Serbia performed in outstanding fashion to make the title game and their second-placed finish gave their fans something to be proud of. Those supporters can also now enjoy and reflect on their country being a top five nation again as they move up a place and into fifth position on 755.6 points.
Meanwhile, when it comes to the scale and impact of climbing the rankings in the upper echelon, nobody can match Latvia. They have rocketed up a staggering 22 places and into the top 10 after their heroic underdog displays which ensured they took fifth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. They now sit in 8th position on 743.7 points.
There were many other teams who impressed at the flagship event, including Brazil who recorded three wins in five games and moves up a place into 12th in the rankings on 660.5 points. The Americas region can also boast a nice move upwards of five places into 16th for Puerto Rico on 611.1 points, while Dominican Republic rise six spots into 18th place on 561.9 points.
There were also notable improvements for Georgia who move up 10 positions and into 23rd on 465.9 points, Japan jump 11 spots to 26th on 432.2 points and Lebanon claim an uplift of 16 places into 28th on 423.3.
One nation that truly made everyone sit up and take notice at the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 were first-timers South Sudan. They made history by beating China to claim a first win at the event, then pushing on to beat the Philippines and Angola. This has resulted in a sensational climb of 32 spots in the rankings. They now find themselves in 31st place with 375.5 points.
For more information about the method used in the calculation of the FIBA World Ranking Men, please refer to the “How It Works” section.
Click here to view the full FIBA World Ranking Men, presented by Nike.