|Contestants at Miss Việt Nam 2018, launched by Tiền Phong newspaper. Young women in the contest are encouraged to show off their talent and take part in charity and social activities. (Photo courtesy of the organiser)|
HCM CITY— Young women from across the country are encouraged to join the first national Miss World Việt Nam 2019 competition
Women aged 18 to 27 who are at least 1.65m tall and have had no cosmetic surgery are eligible to enter the contest.
The contest is organised by Sen Vàng Entertainment, which holds a copyright for training and sending Vietnamese contestants to Miss World, a leading beauty pageant that began in 1951.
The organiser will invite a group of experts to select 30 candidates for the semifinal rounds in Hà Nội and HCM City. These contestants will compete in the categories of traditional costumes, swimsuits, question-and-answer sessions and evening wear.
They will also take part in additional competitions highlighting their talent and charity work.
Five finalists will compete on the final night on May at the coastal entertainment centre Coco Bay Đà Nẵng.
She will represent Việt Nam in the global competition 2019 Miss World.
The event will be broadcast live on Việt Nam Television.
The selective rounds of Miss World Việt Nam 2019 will close on April 10 in the south and May 9 in the north.
Miss Việt Nam 2018 Trần Tiểu Vy of Quảng Nam represented the country in Miss World 2018 in China. The 18-year-old was listed in the top thirty.— VNS