TOURIST ARRIVALS in the Philippines is expected to double as it plays host to Miss Universe 2016 pageant on January 30, 2027, the Department of Tourism said. From only over five million tourist arrivals by the end of 2015, the Department of Tourism is expecting 10 million visitors by next year, Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo said in a press conference in Makati on June 28, just after she announced that the 65th edition of the pageant will be held here. Advertisements
YOU CAN HELP your favorite candidate to win Miss Universe 2015. For the first time in its history, the pageant allowed its fans worldwide to be the judge through online voting during the LIVE telecast from 7-10pm ET on Sunday, December 20 (8-11am on Monday, December 21 in the Philippines).
IN A DRAMATIC announcement of the ultimate winner, Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach bagged the Miss Universe 2015 crown just moments ago, after Colombia’s Ariadna Gutierrez was mistakenly announced as the winner by host Steve Harvey.