AFTER crossing nine states in search of the next Miss Malaysia Tourism, 18 finalists have been chosen.
On Aug 30, one lucky lass will be crowned Miss Malaysia Tourism 2016/17.
Alongside the winner will be two others who will carry the titles, Miss Malaysia Tourism Queen of the Year 2016/17 and Miss Malaysia Tourism Metropolitan 2016/17.
This year’s national finals, organised by D’Touch International Sdn Bhd and presented by lifestyle developer Mah Sing Group Berhad, will be held at the Manhattan Ballroom of Berjaya Times Square Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.
The winners will be the country’s ambassadors and assist in the promotion of tourism to overseas delegates.
They will also represent Malaysia in their respective Miss Tourism International Pageant World competitions.
Prior to the national finals, the delegates will be taking part in numerous promotional and charitable activities where 10 subsidiary titles such as Miss Gintell Wellness, and Miss Glamour will be awarded.
The eligible finalists who meet entry requirements will each be given a full scholarship worth RM40,000 from Asia Metropolitan University, in line with this year’s charity campaign vision -– “Miss Malaysia Tourism… Because We Care: Gift of Knowledge”.
The top three winners will also stand a chance to receive cash prizes and sponsored gifts valued at more than RM50,000.
Source : The Star Online