University student to compete in Miss Teen World Pageant

Dao Mai Uyen Thao will represent Vietnam in the Miss Teen World Supermodel Pageant 2008

Eighteen-year-old Dao Mai Uyen Thao will represent Vietnam in the Miss Teen World Supermodel Pageant 2008 at Australia’s Gold Coast from December 7 to 12.

Since 2004, the annual pageant has been attracting young models from all over the world. This year more than 20 contestants will compete for the crown.

Thao, contracted to Vietmodel Company, will wear an evening gown from Son Collection and an ao dai designed by Thuan Viet. In the performance section of the contest, she will dance to a Vietnamese folk song Beo dat may troi.

P.L Models Company Director Tran Thanh Long, who has been invited to be on the judging panel of the pageant, will accompany Thao to Australia.

Thao is now a first-year student of the University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Ho Chi Minh City.

By Da Ly (Thanh Nien News) – Translated by Thuy Doan

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