Monday, May 13, 2013
BELFAST, Northern Ireland - Meagan Green (23, Lisburn) was crowned Open + Direct Miss Northern Ireland 2013 at the Europa Hotel in Belfast on May 13. She will represent Northern Ireland in Miss World 2013 in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28. Anna Henry and Emma Ward finished in second and third place, respectively.
PHOTOS | Brendan Gallagher
Miss Kyrgyzstan 2013
BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan - Zhibek Nukeyeva (19) was crowned Miss Kyrgyzstan 2013 at the Golden Dragon Hotel in Bishkek on May 12. She will represent Kyrgyzstan in Miss World 2013 in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28. Meerim Erkinbayeva was the first runner-up and will compete in Miss International 2013. Maryam Yesenova was the second runner-up.
PHOTO | K-News
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Miss Universe Thailand 2013
BANGKOK, Thailand - Chalita Yaemwannang (25, 1.77m, Nakhon Ratchasima) was crowned Miss Universe Thailand 2013 at the Royal Paragon Hall of the Siam Paragon Complex in Bangkok on May 11. She will represent Thailand in Miss Universe 2013. Chonticha Tiangtham was the runner-up.
HBC Entertainment GmbH are the license holders of Miss World in Switzerland and will organize the very first Miss World Switzerland 2013 pageant on July 27. The winner will represent Switzerland in Miss World 2013 in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28 marking the return of the nation to the international pageant. The last time Switzerland competed in Miss World was in 2005.
Friday, May 10, 2013
Miss Universe Hrvatske 2013
ZAGREB, Croatia - Melita Fabečić (18, 1.78m, Zagreb) was crowned Miss Universe Hrvatske 2013 at the Crystal Ballroom of the Westin Zagreb Hotel on May 10. She will represent Croatia in Miss Universe 2013. Antea Valenta and Mia Milinović finished in second and third place, respectively.
PHOTOS | Dalibor Urukalović, PIXSELL
Miss World Canada 2013
RICHMOND, British Columbia - Camille Munro (22, Regina) was crowned Miss World Canada 2013 at the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond on May 9. She will represent Canada in Miss World 2013 in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28. Tamara Jemuovic was the first runner-up and Anastasia Lin was the second runner-up.
PHOTOS | Liang Sen, Xinhua
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
The Southeast European nation of Kosovo is set to debut in Miss World 2013, five years after its declaration of independence from Serbia on February 17, 2008. Since then, Kosovo has been recognized as an independent nation by 99 United Nations member states.
Kosovo has been competing in Miss Universe since 2008 and is yet to debut in Miss International.
Stay tuned for more information about the Miss World national finals in Kosovo!