Miss Universe 2018 might be held in the Philippines.
Tourism Undersecretary Kat de Castro, daughter of former Vice President
Noli De Castro, said that the Philippines has a good chance of hosting the
prestigious beauty contest.
She and the Miss Universe organization are trying to iron out a few details.
Miss Universe is an annual international beauty pageant that is run by the Miss
Universe Organization. Along with Miss World, Miss Earth, and Miss International, this pageant is one of the Big Four international beauty pageants, the most coveted beauty titles when it comes to international pageant competitions.
The current Miss Universe is Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa who was crowned on 26 November 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
The Philippines will be represented by Catriona Gray in the Miss Universe 2018 pageant.
Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon Teo said the Miss Universe Organization considers the Philippines the best venue for Miss Universe, which is why the organization has asked again for the 2018 pageant to be held in the country.
She further said that the Miss Universe Organization wants the beaches and the food.
They love being in the country. They see that the Philippines is a very nice country.
They’re looking forward to the incredible hospitality of the Department of Tourism and the Filipino people and they are looking forward to seeing some of the 7,107 Islands.
After The Miss Universe 2017, talks for the staging of the Miss Universe 2018
beauty pageant in China failed, the prestigious beauty pageant appears to be headed back to the Philippines.
If it pushes through, the beauty contest will help promote the reopening of Boracay Island in Aklan, after its 6 months rehabilitation.
The third time the Philippines hosted the Miss Universe pageant was on January 30, 2017.
Some netizens argued that what good will the Miss Universe Pageant bring to the Philippines and to the Filipino people if it will be held here.
Some even say that there are many more ways to promote tourism in the Philippines aside from beauty pageants being held in the country.
Well, Hosting the Miss Universe pageant here in the Philippines will harness
The world press will come and cover the event.
Once the event is successful, it will convince the international community of the Philippines ability to safely pull off a large event.
This will attract foreign investment in the form of tourists coming into the country.
Korea and the US are presently the top visitors of the Philippines. Once the
Miss Universe 2018 is held here, more visitors from other countries will be
encourage to come and visit the Philippines.
Miss Universe 2018 will be the 67th Miss Universe pageant.
Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa will crown her successor at the end of the event.