|Vietnamese fashion designer Võ Việt Chung has been invited by the director of Miss World Beauty to be one of the judges of the beauty pageant. — VNS File Photo|Viet Nam News
HCM CITY – Vietnamese fashion designer Võ Việt Chung will be one of the judges for Miss World Beauty, according to Vadim Khusainov, director of the beauty pageant.
The pageant is set to be held in Russia next month, attracting more than 60 participants from different countries.
In addition to Chung, the seven other judges include a beauty expert, lawyer, and designers from the US, Russia and Japan, among other countries.
Chung won a UNESCO award for his effort to restore and promote southern Việt Nam silk called Lãnh Mỹ A.
Last year, he was honoured as the Fashion International Designer of the Year and Excellent International Designer by the US Fashion Forward Programme. — VNS