DOT: PH will not horde Miss Universe 2017
June 25, 2017 - miss universe
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, Jun 24) — The Philippines will not horde a Miss Universe beauty manifestation back-to-back this year, a Department of Tourism said.
Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo relayed a preference to a Miss Universe classification on Thursday, Assistant Secretary Frederick “Ricky” Alegre told CNN Philippines.
“She pronounced she has sensitive a organizing cabinet that we will not horde it this year given series one, it’s too soon, carrying hosted it usually final January,” he explained. “Secondly, in November, we’re also hosting a ASEAN Summit.”
The Miss Universe manifestation for 2016 was reason in a nation in Jan this year. The organizers offering a hosting pursuit to a Philippines again.
But a nation is also a venue of year-round activities and meetings as authority of a Association of Southeast Asian Nations, that will reason a 31st Summit from Nov 10 to 14 in Clark, Pampanga.
Alegre pronounced Teo suggested hosting a beauty competition again in 2018 or 2019 instead.
Teo formerly told CNN Philippines’ The Source that a preference on hosting Miss Universe 2017 was adult to President Rodrigo Duterte.
Alegre pronounced she has given motionless to dump a plan after inner consultations. They relayed a preference to a classification early to concede them some-more time to demeanour for other probable hosts.
“It will usually go to a President if it gets enlightened advance from a department,” Alegre forked out.
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach upheld on a pretension to Iris Mittenaere of France final Jan 30.