Dong Thanh Vy, an accounts student, was declared second runner up at the Miss Asean 2013 contest that ended in Thailand on December 21.
|Dong Thanh Vy of Vietnam (R), the second runner up at the Miss Asean 2013|
Amande Leong Li Ting from Singapore was the winner of Miss Asean 2013 and Malaysian beauty, and Amelia Thripura Henderson was the first runner up.
Vietnam sent two representatives to this year’s pageant, Pham Huong, F-Idol 2011 winner; and Dong Thanh Vy. Last year, Vietnamese beauty Dieu Han was crowned winner at the contest.
Miss Asean was first held in 1991. The contest aims to highlight the beauty of national costumes of Asean countries. Each country sends two representatives to the competition.