Josefin Donat (20, Leipzig) was crowned Miss Germany Universe 2014 on August 31. She will represent Germany in Miss Universe 2014. Sandra Lopez and Valmira Krasniqi finished in second and third place, respectively.
TSEUN KWAN O, Hong Kong - Veronica Shiu (24) was crowned Miss Hong Kong 2014 at the TVB City in Tseun Kwan O on August 30. The first runner-up was Erin Wong Cheuk-ki and the second runner-up was Katherine Ho. Erin Wong Cheuk-ki will represent Hong Kong in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14.
After several years of handpicking their representatives, Vietnam will finally select their contestant through a formal contest. Miss World Vietnam 2014 will be held in a reality show format titled "Miss World Vietnam - Road to the Crown" under a partnership between VTV6 and Elite Vietnam. The series is expected to include 75 episodes starting in late September. The winner will represent Vietnam in Miss World and the first runner-up will go to Miss International. Visit the official website of Miss World Vietnam at www.duongtoivuongmien.vtv.vn
The Miss St-Barth pageant was rescheduled for a later date. The contestants were selected during a casting held on August 17. The winner of Miss St-Barth 2015 will represent Saint Barthélemy in Miss World 2015.
The 20 contestants for Miss Myanmar World 2014 have been selected. You can meet them by clicking here. The winner will be crowned on September 27 and will represent Myanmar in Miss World 2014.
The ICC Auditorium of ExCeL London will serve as the host of Miss World 2014. Doors open at 2:00 PM GMT or 9:00 AM EST in the East Coast of the United States.
Miss Deutschland 2014 will be crowned on September 20 at the Hohensyburg Casino in Dortmund. 20 contestants will compete for the opportunity of representing Germany in Miss World 2014.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Dewi Liana Seriestha (25, 1.77m, Kuching) was crowned Miss Malaysia World 2014 at the Corus Hotel in Kuala Lumpur on August 30. She will represent Malaysia in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14.
UTILA, Honduras - Gabriela Nickol Ordoñez Cortés (22, 1.75m, Comayagua) was crowned Miss Universe Honduras 2014 at the Utila Convention Center on August 24. She will represent Honduras in Miss Universe 2014. The first runner-up was Belkys Sanders and the second runner-up was Celia Monterrosa.
Dijana Cvijetic (20), first runner-up of Miss World Switzerland 2014, was ascended to Miss World Switzerland 2014 after the original winner resigned. She will represent Switzerland in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14.
Special thanks to Vilanda Aeberli, national director of Miss World in Switzerland!
PALM BEACH, Aruba - Digene Zimmerman (20) was crowned Miss Aruba 2014 at the Aruba Marriott Resort in Palm Beach on August 22. She will represent Aruba in Miss Universe 2014. Finishing in second place was Joitza Henriquez (21) who was crowned Miss World Aruba 2014. She will represent Aruba in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14.
SINGAPORE - Rathi Menon (23, 1.72m, Singapore) was crowned Miss Universe Singapore 2014 at the Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore on August 22. She will represent Singapore in Miss Universe 2014. Arrian North and Ijechi Nwaozuzu finished in second and third place, respectively.
Yirgalem Hadish Adhanom (23, 1.76m) was chosen as the new Miss World Ethiopia 2014 by a panel of judges and a public vote on Facebook. She will represent Ethiopia in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14.
Special thanks to Gadol Wilson, national director of Miss World in Ethiopia, for the news and pictures!
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Kimberly Altagracia Castillo Mota (26, 1.84m, Salvalen de Higüey) was crowned Miss República Dominicana Universo 2014 at the Eduardo Brito National Theater in Santo Domingo on August 17. She will represent the Dominican Republic in Miss Universe 2014. The first runner-up was Aletxa Mueses and the second runner-up was Dhío Moreno.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Avanti Marianne Page (24) was crowned Miss Universe Sri Lanka 2014 at the Hilton Colombo on August 17. She will represent Sri Lanka in Miss Universe 2014. Tamara Makalanda finished in second place and will compete in Miss International 2014. Uddima de Silva finished in third place.
YANGON, Myanmar - Khin Wai Phyo Han was crowned Miss Myanmar International 2014 at the National Theatre of Yangon on August 17. She will represent Myanmar in Miss International 2014 in Tokyo, Japan on November 11. May Barani Thaw and Thadar Mariah finished in second and third place, respectively.
BUDAPEST, Hungary - Dalma Kármán was crowned Miss International Hungary 2014 at the Corinthia Hotel in Budapest on August 15. She will represent Hungary in Miss International 2014 in Tokyo, Japan on November 11. Laura Peto and Dotti Polgár finished in second and third place, respectively.
Nadia Naa Densua Ntanu (25) was designated Miss World Ghana 2014 and will represent Ghana in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14. Ntanu was designated as the result of the resignation of Giuseppina Nana Akua Baafi who won Miss Ghana last year.
DOBRA VODA, Montenegro - Nataša Novaković (18) was crowned Miss Crne Gore 2014 at the Ruža Vjetrova Hotel in Dobra Voda on August 15. She will represent Montenegro in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14. Maja Čukić was the first runner-up and she will represent Montenegro in Miss Universe 2015. Katarina Secković was the second runner-up.
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - Mariam Natasha Sibaja Bermúdez (24, 1.68m, Pérez Zeledón) was crowned Miss World Costa Rica 2014 at Le Chandelier Restaurant in San Jose on August 24. She will represent Costa Rica in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14.
Special thanks to Allan Alemán, national director of Miss World in Costa Rica
BEC-TERO Entertainment Public Co. Ltd, license holders of Miss World in Thailand, have acquired the Miss World license in Myanmar. They will organize the Miss Myanmar World 2014 pageant on September 27 in Yangon. The winner will represent Myanmar in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14. Myanmar competed once in Miss World back in 1960 as Burma.
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico - Génesis María Dávila Pérez (21, 1.82m, Arroyo) was crowned Miss Mundo de Puerto Rico 2014 at the Luis A. Ferré Performing Arts School Theater in Guaynabo. She will represent Puerto Rico
in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14. The first
runner-up was Franceska Toro
(Toa Baja) and the second runner-up was Rebeca Valentín García (Dorado).
Shalymar Otero (Canóvanas), Darli Arni Pacheco (Ponce) and Tershya Soto (Yabucoa) completed the top six. Wilmarie Rosado (Adjuntas), Kassandra Meléndez (Carolina), Dalmar Ramos (Isabela), Jehanna López (Luquillo), Jelianie Hernández (Orocovis) and Laura Irizarry (San Juan) completed the top twelve.
Génesis María Dávila Pérez (Arroyo) won the Beach Beauty award, Rebeca Valentín García (Dorado) won the Top Model and Sportswoman awards, Darli Arni Pacheco (Ponce) won the talent award and Tershya Soto (Yabucoa) won the Beauty with a Purpose award. 22 contestants competed in the pageant that was televised live on Univision Puerto Rico.
TAIPEI, Taiwan - Chen Kuan Lien (photo above, second from left to right) was crowned Miss Republic of China 2014 at the Liberty Square Convention Center in Taipei on August 10. She is expected to represent Taiwan, under the Chinese Taipei designation, in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14. However, her participation is not confirmed.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - Jevon Iola King (24) was crowned Miss Trinidad and Tobago 2014 at the Hilton Trinidad in Port of Spain on August 10. She will represent Trinidad and Tobago in Miss Universe 2014. The first runner-up was Anikka Reveillac and the second runner-up was Krystyna-Lee Alexander.
BOGOTA, Colombia - Jessica Leandra García Caicedo (21, 1.72m, Manizales) was crowned Miss Mundo Colombia 2014 at the Patria Theater in Bogota on August 13. She will represent Colombia in Miss World 2014 in London, England on December 14. Manuela Sánchez and Laura Juliana Mora finished in second and third place, respectively.
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