The Department of Performing Arts under the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism has officially given an approval for Nguyen Thi Bao Nhu to be representative of Vietnam to join the Miss Intercontinental 2016 pageant slated for October in Sri Lanka.
Nhu was the first runner-up of Miss Sea Vietnam 2016 pageant and the winner of a beauty contest of the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang in 2014.
She will be the fourth Vietnamese beauty attended in the semifinal round after Huynh Thuy Anh in 2004, super- model Thanh Hang in 2005, , and Le Thi Ha Thu in 2015. Ha Thu was listed in the top-17 most-beautiful beauties around the world in the final round of Miss Intercontinental 2015 and received the title of ‘Most Favorite Contestant’.
Miss International Beauty Pageant 2016 is set for October 3-17.This year’s event marks the 45th anniversary of this Miss Intercontinental pageant.