Pattaya, Cholburi (Thailand) – March 9 2018 (travelindex.com) – Tiffany’s Show Theatre Pattaya, the management of the world-class transgender pageant – Miss International Queen 2018 – this year has its focus on True Identity, with 27 contestants representing 27 countries. The beauty camp was from 27 February – 1 March. The final round, the crowning day of Miss International Queen 2018 was held on Friday, 9 March 2018 at Tiffany’s Show Theatre Pataya, Cholburi province, with the following awards presentation:
– Miss International Queen 2018 : No.28 Nguyen Huong Giang, Vietnam
– First runner-up No. 2 Jacqueline, Australia
– Second runner-up Rinrada Thurapan Thailand
– Best Evening Gown . No.27 Michel Epalza Betancourt, Venezuela
– Best National Costume. No. 9 Dinda Syarif, Indonesia
– Miss Photogenic. No.3 Izabele Coimbra, Brazil
– Most Popular Introductory No.28 Nguyen Huong Giang, Vietnam
– Best Talent . No.28 Nguyen Huong Giang, Vietnam
– Miss Congeniality. No.7 Amelia Vega, Honduras
About Miss International Queen
Miss International Queen is the world’s largest and most prestigious beauty pageant for transgender women from different parts of the world. It is held annually in Pattaya City, Thailand since 2004. The mission of the pageant aims towards LGBT and Transgender awareness and equality in both society and workforce, while all the monetary profits of the actual televised show goes to the Royal Charity AIDS Foundation of Thailand.
The contestants must have been born male, can be pre or post-operation and between the age of 18 to 35. In addition, participants can only represent their country of birth or that listed in their passport and must not have previously joined any magazine publication/website/adult film/prostitution showcasing total frontal nudity. Previous winners or runner-up contestants are not allowed to join again. Repeat non-placement candidates are allowed to re-submit their credentials and application.
Only about 25 semi-final contestants chosen would go on to compete in the final round and are required to participate in 2 weeks activities: photo shoots, luncheons with city’s officials, dinner with the press, visit sponsors and community outreach, similar conditions to competitors in the female beauty pageant. The final show will be aired on live broadcast Thailand’s television as well as live online streaming.
Tiffany’s Show Pataya
Tel. 038 421 700-5