Nada Syakira Aisya, Al Azhar Banjarmasin high school student finally came out as the winner of the POCARI SWEAT Bintang SMA. In this biggest online talent search event in Indonesia, Nada successfully defeated nine other finalists. In the grand final event titled POCARI SWEAT Festival which will be held at Basket Hall A, Gelora Bung Karno, Senayan, Jakarta, last weekend, Nada who played the violin performed amazingly by bringing the original soundtrack song of POCARI SWEAT, Zenryoku Syounen owned by duo fusion rock and jazz Japanese Sukima Switch. Nada also combined this song in a medley with Bruno Mars's Uptown Funk which he arranged with her mother.
SMK YP Karya Tangerang succeeded to be the best in the POCARI SWEAT Futsal Championship 2019 at the grand Champion round which was held on 8-10 November at the Basketball Hall, Senayan, Jakarta. Previously, SMK YP Karya successfully advanced to the semifinals after defeating SMAN 4 Samarinda, which was a finalist last year with a landslide score of 7-1. While in the semifinals they successfully conquered SMK Budi Agung Medan with a score of 3-2. In the final, SMK YP Karya met with representatives of Jayapura, SMA Gabungan who qualified for the finals after defeating SMAN 2 Banjarmasin in the quarter-finals and SMAN 11 Semarang in the semifinals.
As a form of concern for people affected by the earthquake in Ambon, Maluku, PT Amerta Indah Otsuka distributed donation to refugees. Donation was given in the form of 1,440 bottles of POCARI SWEAT to three evacuation points in Central Maluku Regency and Ambon City, Maluku. This activity is part of the CSR program “SATU HATI – Otsuka Berbagi” that focuses on providing assistance to people affected by natural disasters.