Will PH horde Miss Universe in 2018? Reigning queen’s Manila revisit fuels conjecture – ABS
May 5, 2018 - miss universe
MANILA – Reigning Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa and Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere of France were speckled during a Ninoy Aquino International Airport Saturday morning as a beauty queens were set to attend some Miss Universe events here.
Reigning Miss Universe Demi Nel Peters of South Africa arrives in Manila Saturday morning for Miss U special events; talks underway for 4th Manila hosting of pageant. Courtesy: Naia | around @mariovdumaual pic.twitter.com/fwVK1zsFDR
— ABS-CBN News (@ABSCBNNews) May 5, 2018
Nel-Peters and Mittenaere arrived in a nation a week after Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo pronounced she wants to horde a Miss Universe manifestation in a Philippines in time for a reopening of island bliss Boracay.
2016 Miss star Iris Mittenaere of France is now also in Manila to join Ms U queens Pia Wurtzbach n Demi Leigh Nel Peters; n other beauty queens for MsU special events in a Phils @abscbnnews pic.twitter.com/wusJjlt9qx
— Mario Dumaual (@mariovdumaual) May 5, 2018
“Ang propensity kong tagline, ‘the many pleasing island in a star welcomes a many pleasing women in a universe,'” Teo told reporters in a press discussion in Boracay on Apr 26, a day a island was sealed to tourists for a 6-month rehabilitation.
Teo pronounced she was in a routine of sealing a understanding to horde a Miss Universe in a Philippines for a fourth time.
“We need $6 million for a rights, and another $6 million for a accommodations, flights, logistics, though all those can be shouldered by sponsors,” Teo said.
The Philippines final hosted a general beauty manifestation in Manila in Jan 2017 when Mittenaere was crowned as a inheritor of Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach.
The Miss Universe pageants were also hold in a Philippines in 1974 and 1994.
— with a news from Mario Dumaual, ABS-CBN News