The three winners of Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide 2019 beauty pageant were crowned during the finals held at the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Theater in Quezon City recently.
Crowned were Chuah Ying Wei, Malaysia, Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide 2019; Dang Thi Thuy Nhung, Vietnam, Miss Tourism Global Queen International 2019; and Felisa Cepeda, Mexico, Miss Tourism Grand Queen International 2019.
Miss Philippines Theresa Diana Pazcoguin was first runner-up; Chaima Heijam, Morocco, 2nd runner-up; Jenniferr Millett, USA, 3rd runner-up; and Tania Aaron, Zimbabwe, 4th runner-up.
Continental Queens were: Qui Yijing, Hong Kong, Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide Asia 2019; Janozsek Natalia, Poland, Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide Europe 2019; Chijioke Chiamaka, Nigeria, Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide Africa 2019; Nhang Aung, Upper Myanmar, Miss Tourism Petite Worldwide; and Nurul Asyiqin Faisal, Malaysia 2, Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide Queen of Peace.
Twenty-seven international delegates joined the Miss Tourism Queen Worldwide 2019 pageant.
Amy Sunio-Abarquez, international director of the pageant, said that the contest is in search of global beauties who will help advance responsible and sustainable tourism worldwide.
“MTQW envisions itself as an Asian centerstage for diverse beauties from around the world where they will get to showcase the resplendence of their nation’s citizens, culture, crafts and cuisine,” said Abarquez.
She added: “The pageants also aims to promote diversity and harmony through beauty pageant showcasing the majestic sights, colorful festivities, exquisite food, customs, traditions and the arts.”