Miss Tourism World Philippines 2012 Officially Started!
Miss Tourism World Philippines 2012 Press Launch
Thirty (30) Beautiful and Equally Talented Filipinas were formally presented to the members of the Media last Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at the Rembrandt Hotel in Quezon City, during the Press Launch and Presentation of Official Candidate for the first-ever National Search for Miss Tourism World Philippines 2012 Pageant.
The Official Candidates were chosen after a rigorous month-long preliminary screening that attracted almost a hundred applicants nationwide. Those who qualify came from different provinces and regions of the country such as Isabela, Ilocos Region, Romblon, Bulacan, Quezon Province, Batangas, Rizal Province, Pampanga, Laguna, Pangasinan, and Bicol Region in Luzon, and as far as Palawan, Negros, Cebu and Bacolod in the Visayas and Davao City in Mindanao.
“This is the very-first time that a nationwide search for Miss Tourism World Philippines were conducted and we really put so much work in coming up with a good batch of candidates in this maiden search.” says Mr. Francisco “Gareth” Blanco Jr., the National Pageant Director and Over-all Production Head of Miss Tourism World Philippines 2012 Pageant.
“In the past, Filipina Delegate to the Miss Tourism World Pageant were either handpicked of appointed, and now with a new National Search, beautiful ladies has again given a chance in yet another prestigious pageant to fulfill their dreams of becoming a beauty queen and be an Ambassador of Philippine Tourism to the world, this Pageant is also our group’s humble contribution in promoting Philippine Tourism through our Pageant Theme; Preserve the Beauty of the Philippines.” adds Mr Blanco.
The winner of Miss Tourism World Philippines 2012 title will represent the country at the 2012 Miss Tourism World Pageant to be held in one of the world’s fascinating tourist destination, Amazing Thailand.
Miss Tourism World Philippines 2012 along with 60 other delegate from other countries will visit some of Thailand’s top tourist destinations between December 2 and 14, including the provinces of Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Bangkok, Songkhla (Hat Yai), Chon Buri (Pattaya), and Krabi. The final round of the pageant in which the winner will be announced will take place at the spectacular Siam Niramit in Bangkok on December 15, 2012.
The 2012 Miss Tourism World Philippines Grand Coronation Night will be held on November 11, 2012, 7pm at the Metro Walk Tent in Pasig City, to be telecast at GMA News TV Channel 11 starting at 9pm.
Thanks to MTW Philippines Meadia Coordinator Francis Calubaquib for Images