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Thursday, December 18, 2008

Represent Vietnum in Miss Tourism International 2008

Phan Thi Ngoc Diem, Miss Tourism Vietnam 2008, is Represent Vietnum in Miss Tourism International 2008.

The 12th Annual Miss Tourism International Pageant will be held at Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa Grand Ballroom on December 31, 2008 at Malaysia. The winner will be crowned by outgoing titleholder Miss Tourism International 2006, Manea Florina of Romania.














courtesy to t-pageant.com

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* Miss Tourism Vietnam 2008

Miss Tourism Vietnam 2008


Miss Tourism Vietnam (Vietnamese: Hoa hậu du lịch Việt Nam) is the first significant event with a nationwide large-scale and will be held annually. The contest was held the first time in 2008.

Phan Thi Ngoc Diem beat 35 contestants to become the new Miss Tourism Vietnam at the pageant’s finale held at Ho Chi Minh City’s Phan Dinh Phung Sports Complex.

In addition to the crown, Diem, a student from the Ho Chi Minh City Foreign Trade University, won a VND100 million (US$5,965) prize and a trip to Europe.

She may represent Vietnam at the 2008 Miss Tourism International.

The first and second runners-up were Nguyen Minh Ngoc Tram from Ben Tre Province and Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao from Hai Phong City respectively.

Awards were also handed out for other categories including Miss Ao Dai, Miss Eloquence, Miss Congeniality and Miss Swimsuit.



Miss Tourism Vietnam 2008 Phan Thi Ngoc Diem (C) poses for a photograph with first runner-up Nguyen Minh Ngoc Tram (L) and second runner-up Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao.



courtesy to thanhniennews.com / t-pageant.com

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Hall of Fame - Past MISS TOURISM INTERNATIONAL Titleholders

Globally recognized as a premier international pageant, the Miss Tourism International world final is the ONLY New Year’s Eve pageant that plays host to more than 30 international beauty queens from around the world.

The inauguration of Miss Tourism International was held in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia in 1994. Introduced by the president and franchise owner, Datuk Danny Ooi, today, Miss Tourism International contest has set its mark in more than 70 countries.

Winners

Year Name Country Remark
1994 Michelle Leigh Holmes Australia
1995 Maria Patelli Greece
1998 Roksana Jonek Poland
1999 Agnieszka Zakreta Poland
2000 Maria Esperanza Philippines
2001 Candice Pinto India
2002 Piyanuch Khamboon Thailand
2003 Angela Beck South Africa
2004 Megha Nabe United States of America
2005 Isabelle Lamant France
2006 Manea Florina Romania
2007 No Pageant
2008 Manasvi MamgaiIndia


Miss Tourism International Official Website : www.missmalaysia.com.my/index.htm


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Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Miss Universe Slovak Republic

Miss Universe Slovak Republic (Miss Universe Slovenskej Republiky) or Miss Universe SR is an annual beauty pageant held in Slovak Republic to select the country's representative to the Miss Universe pageant.

As of 2008, First Runner-up goes to Miss Earth and Second Runner-up goes to Miss Intercontinental.

History

Slovak Republic sent its first delegate, Silvia Lakatošová to Miss Universe pageant in 1994. She became Miss Universe 1994 finalist. In 1999 Silvia Lakatošová acquired the Miss Universe franchise and started the first ever Miss Universe Slovenskej Republiky Pageant.

Winner

Year Name Remark
1999 Aneta Kuklová
2000 Miroslava Kysucká
2001 Zuzana Baštúrová
2002 Eva Džodlová
2003 Petra Mokrošová
2004 Zita Galgóciová Could not compete at Miss Universe because of under-age (17 year-old), the first runner-up Zuzana Dvorská replaced her.
2005 Michaela Drenčková
2006 Judita Hrubyová
2007 Lucia Senášiová
2008 Sandra Manáková
2009 TBA March 21, 2009


Official site of Miss Universe Slovenskej Republiky : www.missslovakia.sk

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Video: Miss World 2008 Safari Pink Team

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008. At the conclusion of the final night of competition, outgoing titleholder Zhang Zilin will crown her successor.

Miss World 2008 OFFICIAL RESULTS

Miss World 2008: Ksenia Sukhinova , RUSSIA (Continental Queen of Europe)
1st runner-up: Parvathy Omanakuttan , INDIA (Continental Queen of Asia Pacific)
2nd runner-up: Gabrielle Walcott , TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Continental Queen of Caribbean)




Miss World 2008 Safari Pink Team



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Video: Miss World 2008 Safari Blue Team

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008. At the conclusion of the final night of competition, outgoing titleholder Zhang Zilin will crown her successor.

Miss World 2008 OFFICIAL RESULTS

Miss World 2008: Ksenia Sukhinova , RUSSIA (Continental Queen of Europe)
1st runner-up: Parvathy Omanakuttan , INDIA (Continental Queen of Asia Pacific)
2nd runner-up: Gabrielle Walcott , TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Continental Queen of Caribbean)




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Video: Miss World 2008 Welcome Dinner

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008. At the conclusion of the final night of competition, outgoing titleholder Zhang Zilin will crown her successor.

Miss World 2008 OFFICIAL RESULTS

Miss World 2008: Ksenia Sukhinova , RUSSIA (Continental Queen of Europe)
1st runner-up: Parvathy Omanakuttan , INDIA (Continental Queen of Asia Pacific)
2nd runner-up: Gabrielle Walcott , TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Continental Queen of Caribbean)




Miss World 2008 Welcome Dinner



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Video: Miss World 2008 Top Model Part 3

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008. At the conclusion of the final night of competition, outgoing titleholder Zhang Zilin will crown her successor.

Miss World 2008 OFFICIAL RESULTS

Miss World 2008: Ksenia Sukhinova , RUSSIA (Continental Queen of Europe)
1st runner-up: Parvathy Omanakuttan , INDIA (Continental Queen of Asia Pacific)
2nd runner-up: Gabrielle Walcott , TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Continental Queen of Caribbean)



Video: Miss World 2008 Top Model Part 3



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Video: Miss World 2008 Top Model Part 2

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008. At the conclusion of the final night of competition, outgoing titleholder Zhang Zilin will crown her successor.

Miss World 2008 OFFICIAL RESULTS

Miss World 2008: Ksenia Sukhinova , RUSSIA (Continental Queen of Europe)
1st runner-up: Parvathy Omanakuttan , INDIA (Continental Queen of Asia Pacific)
2nd runner-up: Gabrielle Walcott , TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Continental Queen of Caribbean)



Video: Miss World 2008 Top Model Part 2



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Video: Miss World 2008 Top Model Part 1

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008. At the conclusion of the final night of competition, outgoing titleholder Zhang Zilin will crown her successor.

Miss World 2008 OFFICIAL RESULTS

Miss World 2008: Ksenia Sukhinova , RUSSIA (Continental Queen of Europe)
1st runner-up: Parvathy Omanakuttan , INDIA (Continental Queen of Asia Pacific)
2nd runner-up: Gabrielle Walcott , TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Continental Queen of Caribbean)



Video: Miss World 2008 Top Model Part 1



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List of Beauty Pageant , Beauty Contest

A Beauty Contest, or Beauty Pageant, is a competition based mainly, though not always entirely, on the physical beauty of its contestants, and often incorporating personality, talent demonstration, and question responses as judged criteria.
Almost invariably, competitions for men and women are separate events, and those for men are not referred to as beauty contests.

Beauty contests for women are more common, and winners are called beauty queens.

This is an international list of beauty pageants around the world.

International Beauty Pageants

The most popular and biggest International pageants

* Miss World (since 1951) : Miss World Beauty Pageant
* Miss Universe (since 1952) : Miss Universe Beauty Pageant
* Miss International (since 1960) : Miss International Beauty Pageant
* Miss Earth (since 2001) : Miss Earth Beauty Pageant
* Miss Tourism International : Miss Tourism International Beauty Pageant
* Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International (MTQOTY)
* Miss Tourism Queen International (since 2004)

* Mrs Universe beauty pageants

* Mrs World beauty pageant


Other International / Regional pageants

* Miss All Nations Beauty Pageant
* Miss America Latina del Mundo - 2009 ( Winner / Candidates )
* Miss Asia Pacific World (since 1951) : Miss Asia Pacific World Beauty Pageant
* Miss Atlantic International : Titleholders

* Beauty of the World - 2009 ( Winner / Contestants )
* Best Model of the World
* Miss Bikini International Beauty Pageant
* Miss Bikini World - 2006 ( Winner )

* Miss Chin Bikini International Pageants
* Miss Continente Americano Pageant
* Miss Carival Beauty Pageant
* Miss Caraibes Hibiscus Pageant
* Miss Costa Maya

* Miss Global Beauty Queen Beauty Pageant
- Miss Global Beauty Queen 2009 ( Winner - Diep Hoang Thi Vu / Contestants )

* Miss Global International Beauty Pageant
* Miss Global Teen : Miss Global Teen Beauty Pageants
* Miss Globe Pageant ( not related to Miss Globe International )
* Miss Globe International Pageant ( not related to Miss Globe )

* Miss Humanity International

* Miss International Beauty - 2009 ( Talent / Body Beautiful / Contestants )
* International Cattle Queen - 2009 ( Winner and Contestants )
* International Carnival Queen -  International Carnival Queen Beauty Pageant
* International Queen of Coffee : International Queen of Coffee Beauty Pageant

* Miss Intercontinental Pageant
* Miss Leisure - 2008 ( Winner / Contestants )

* Miss National Asia : Titleholders
* Nuestra Belleza Latina : Title Holders

* Miss Reina Hispanoamericana : Titleholders
* Miss Reinado Internacional del Café - 2009 ( Winner )

* Miss South Pacific Beauty Pageant
* Miss Supranational : Titleholders

* Miss Tourism Ibero-America - 2009 ( Winner )

* Miss Tourism Planet

* Miss Tourism World 2012 - Contestants

* Sexiest Women Alive - History Winners / - 2008 ( Winner )
* Supermodel of Asia Pacific Beauty Pageant

* Top Model of the World ( since 1993 ) - History Winners

* Miss World Cup : History Winners
* Mrs Universe : Mrs Universe Beauty Pageants


National Beauty Pageants

- A -


* National Beauty Pageant - Albania
* National Beauty Pageant - Algeria
* National Beauty Pageant - Angola
* National Beauty Pageant - Anguilla
* National Beauty Pageant - Antigua and Barbuda
* National Beauty Pageant - Argentina
* National Beauty Pageant - Armenia
* National Beauty Pageant - Aruba
* National Beauty Pageant - Australia
* National Beauty Pageant - Austria


- B -


* National Beauty Pageant - Bahamas
* National Beauty Pageant - Bangladesh
* National Beauty Pageant - Barbados
* National Beauty Pageant - Belarus
* National Beauty Pageant - Belgium
* National Beauty Pageant - Belizes
* National Beauty Pageant - Bermuda
* National Beauty Pageant - Borneo Island
* National Beauty Pageant - Bolivia
* National Beauty Pageant - Bonaire
* National Beauty Pageant - Bosnia and Herzegovina
* National Beauty Pageant - Botswana
* National Beauty Pageant - Brazil
* National Beauty Pageant - Bulgaria
* National Beauty Pageant - Burma, Republic of the Union of Myanmar
* National Beauty Pageant - Burundi


- C -


* National Beauty Pageant - Cameroon
* National Beauty Pageant - Canada
* National Beauty Pageant - Cape Verde
* National Beauty Pageant - Cayman Islands
* National Beauty Pageant - Chile
* National Beauty Pageant - China
* National Beauty Pageant - Colombia
* National Beauty Pageant - Congo
* National Beauty Pageant - Cook Islands
* National Beauty Pageant - Costa Rica
* National Beauty Pageant - Crimea
* National Beauty Pageant - Croatia
* National Beauty Pageant - Cuba
* National Beauty Pageant - Curaçao
* National Beauty Pageant - Cyprus
* National Beauty Pageant - Czech


- D -


* National Beauty Pageant - Denmark
* National Beauty Pageant - Dominican Republic


- E -


* National Beauty Pageant – Ecuador
* National Beauty Pageant – Egypt
* National Beauty Pageant – El Salvador
* National Beauty Pageant – England
* National Beauty Pageant – Equatorial Guinea
* National Beauty Pageant – Estonia
* National Beauty Pageant – Ethiopia


- F -


* National Beauty Pageant – Fernando de Noronha
* National Beauty Pageant – Fiji
* National Beauty Pageant – Finland
* National Beauty Pageant – France
* National Beauty Pageant – French Polynesia - Miss French Polynesia 2009 ( Winner / Candidates )


- G -


* National Beauty Pageant – Gabon
* National Beauty Pageant – Georgia
* National Beauty Pageant – Germany
* National Beauty Pageant – Ghana
* National Beauty Pageant – Gibraltar
* National Beauty Pageant – Greece
* National Beauty Pageant – Guadeloupe
* National Beauty Pageant – Guam
* National Beauty Pageant – Guatemala
* National Beauty Pageant – Guyana


- H -


* National Beauty Pageant – Honduras
* National Beauty Pageant – Hong Kong
* National Beauty Pageant – Hungary


- I -


* National Beauty Pageant – Iceland
* National Beauty Pageant – India
* National Beauty Pageant – Indonesia
* National Beauty Pageant – Ireland
* National Beauty Pageant – Israel
* National Beauty Pageant – Italy


- J -


* National Beauty Pageant – Jamaica
* National Beauty Pageant – Japan


- K -


* National Beauty Pageant – Kazakhstan
* National Beauty Pageant – Korea
* National Beauty Pageant – Kosovo
* National Beauty Pageant – Kyrgyzstan


- L -


* National Beauty Pageant – Latvia
* National Beauty Pageant – Lebanon
* National Beauty Pageant – Lesotho
* National Beauty Pageant – Liberia
* National Beauty Pageant – Lithuania
* National Beauty Pageant – Luxembourg


- M -


* National Beauty Pageant – Macau : Miss Macau 2008( Winner / Contestants )
* National Beauty Pageant – Macedonia
* National Beauty Pageant – Madagascar
* National Beauty Pageant – Malawi
* National Beauty Pageant – Malaysia
* National Beauty Pageant – Malta
* National Beauty Pageant – Marianas
* National Beauty Pageant – Martinique
* National Beauty Pageant – Mauritius
* National Beauty Pageant – Mexico
* National Beauty Pageant – Moldova
* National Beauty Pageant – Mongolia
* National Beauty Pageant – Montenegro
* National Beauty Pageant – Morocco


- N -


* National Beauty Pageant – Namibia
* National Beauty Pageant – Nepal
* National Beauty Pageant – Netherlands
* National Beauty Pageant – New Zealand
* National Beauty Pageant – Miss Nicaragua
* National Beauty Pageant – Nigeria
* National Beauty Pageant – Northern Ireland
* National Beauty Pageant – Norway


- P -


* National Beauty Pageant – Pakistan
* National Beauty Pageant – Panamá
* National Beauty Pageant – Paraguay
* National Beauty Pageant – Peru
* National Beauty Pageant – Philippines
* National Beauty Pageant – Poland
* National Beauty Pageant – Portugal
* National Beauty Pageant – Puerto Rico


- R -


* National Beauty Pageant – Reunion
* National Beauty Pageant – Romania
* National Beauty Pageant – Russia


- S -


* National Beauty Pageant – Scotland
* National Beauty Pageant – Senegal
* National Beauty Pageant – Serbia
* National Beauty Pageant – Seychelles
* National Beauty Pageant – Sierra Leone
* National Beauty Pageant – Singapore
* National Beauty Pageant – Slovak Republic
* National Beauty Pageant – Slovenia
* National Beauty Pageant – South Africa
* National Beauty Pageant – Spain
* National Beauty Pageant – Sri Lanka
* National Beauty Pageant – Saint Barthelemy
* National Beauty Pageant – Saint Lucia
* National Beauty Pageant – St. Kitts and Nevis
* National Beauty Pageant – Saudi Arabia
* National Beauty Pageant – Suriname
* National Beauty Pageant – SVG
* National Beauty Pageant – Swaziland
* National Beauty Pageant – Sweden
* National Beauty Pageant – Switzerland


- T -


* National Beauty Pageant – Tahiti
* National Beauty Pageant – Tanzania
* National Beauty Pageant – Thailand
* National Beauty Pageant – Tibet
* National Beauty Pageant – Trinidad and Tobago
* National Beauty Pageant – Togo
* National Beauty Pageant – Turkey
* National Beauty Pageant – Turks and Caicos


- U -


* National Beauty Pageant – Uganda
* National Beauty Pageant – Ukraine
* National Beauty Pageant – Great Britain
* National Beauty Pageant – United States
* National Beauty Pageant – United States Virgin Islands
* National Beauty Pageant – Uruguay


- V -


* National Beauty Pageant – Venezuela
* National Beauty Pageant – Vietnam
* National Beauty Pageant – Elisa Thomas Crowned Virgin Islands Carnival Queen 2011


- W -


* National Beauty Pageant – Wales


- Z -


* National Beauty Pageant – Zambia - Miss Universe Zambia 2009 ( Contestants )
* National Beauty Pageant – Zimbabwe

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Miss Universe Slovak Republic 2009 has just began


The campaing for the 2009 search of the Slovak representative for Miss Universe has just began!!!

In the upcoming weeks the castings will take place in the cities of Slovakia in order to choose the semifinalist who will make it to the final 12 contestants of the Miss Universe Slovak Republic 2009.

The final show will be held in the Sibamac Arena, Bratislava on March 29, 2009.

Miss Universe Slovak Republic is the annual beauty pageant, which selects representatives for Miss Universe (winner), Miss Earth (1st runner-up) and Miss Intercontinental (a delegate chosen by the TV viewers). Its run by the IN AGENCY headed by the former Miss Czechoslovakia and Miss Universe 1994 finalist Silvia Lakatosova.




Below is the picture of 18 girls who made it to the semifinal round and now 12 of them will be picked to create final 12!!


Semi Final - Miss Universe SR 2009

Semi Final - Miss Universe SR 2009 Semi Final - Miss Universe SR 2009

Semi Final - Miss Universe SR 2009 Semi Final - Miss Universe SR 2009



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courtesy to pageant-mania.ephpbb.com
Miss Universe Slovak Republic Official Website : www.missslovakia.sk

Tatum Keshwar won Miss South Africa 2008

Tatum Keshwar won Miss South Africa 2008JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 15 — 24-year old Tatum Keshwar won the title of Miss South Africa 2008 during an event held in Johannesburg on December 15th.

The 1st runner-up was Anja van Zyl, and the 2nd runner-up was Buyisiwe Shongwe. Completing the Top 5 were Cara Burger and Michelle Gildenhuys.

Tatum, a professional model, was a contestant on the third season of the reality modeling competition Revlon Supermodel, which aired on SABC3 from November to December, 2007.

She stands 1.81 m tall and will represent South Africa at the Miss Universe 2009 and Miss World 2009 pageants.





Tatum has a Psychology Degree from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal. She lives with her family in Durban and loves spending time in Florida Road, Morningside because there are so many great places to eat, catch up with friends and enjoy the sunshine.

Her hobbies and interests include yoga, modelling, reading, going to the gym and the most outrageous thing she's ever done is parasailing and abseiling.

She admires Jo-Ann Strauss most of all the former Miss South Africas for her inspiring and ongoing success after having won the title of Miss South Africa.







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