PHUONG KHANH NGUYEN of Vietnam bested 89 other beauties from all over the world to be crowned Miss Earth 2018 at the recently-concluded competition held at the Mall of Asia Arena in the Philippines Saturday night, November 3. Miss Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco of the Philippines crowned the new Miss Earth. To represent her country to the pageant that aims to advance the welfare of the environment was Phuong Khanh Nguyen’s dream since she was 15, when she first watched the Miss Earth pageant held in Vietnam in 2010. Tonight, she hasn’t only represented her country well. She’s going back home wearing the Miss Earth 2018 crown. Fluent in both Vietnamese and English, the 23-year old marketing student hailed from Bến Tre, a coastal province located in the Mekong Delta. It is the Mekong Delta that she showcased in her eco video where she spoke about a project launched to protect the Mekong river and the people who depend on it for their survival. She was quoted by the media saying, “Our land has stood …
JULIANA PARIZCOVA SEGOVIA is the first ever Miss Q & A grand winner after a very emotions-filled final round on ABS-CBN — and the whole Filipino TV viewers may not know it, but they’re celebrating the Pride month with the rest of the world as It’s Showtime airs today the competition live from Resorts World Manila in Pasay City.
SPAIN MADE history today by crowning a trans woman as Miss Universe Spain 2018, the first trans woman to win in the history of a local pageant under the Miss Universe franchise. She is Angela Ponce.
REYNA MICHELLE RUHEN from the town of Aborlan was crowned Mutya ng Palawan 2018 a few minutes ago today, June 23 at Mendoza Park Ampitheater in Puerto Princesa.
ONLY A FEW months more to go before the 67th edition of Miss Universe pageant, and we can hear the pageant fans’ hearts beating faster as days pass by. Die hard pageant fans across the globe are now betting on their most favorite contestants to win the crown. So let’s compare notes. For this post, let’s take a look at the possible frontrunners, and the contestants from the queens-producing countries. First, the queens with the sash factors. Those whose sashes are synonymous to victory, if not the contenders to beat, their performance these past few years being considered.