Result WINNERS: Suphatra Kliangprom Miss Tourism International 2022
Laura Zabaleta Miss Tourism Queen of The Year International 2022, Venezuela
Maria Angelica Pantaliano Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2022, Philippines
Crystal Huang Ruojia Miss Tourism Global 2022, Singapore
Alysa Cook Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International 2022, USA
Abigail Curd Dreamgirl of the Year International 2022, New Zeland
Phoebe Ong Yi Huui Miss South East Asia Tourism Ambassadordress 2022, Malaysia
Best In National Costume Winner Nguyen Thi Nga (Vietnam)
Best in Talent Winner Sydney Nabulya Kavuma from Uganda
Miss Photogenic Winner Maria Angelica Pantaliano from Philippine
Miss Charm Winner Milana Mosharova of Kazakhstan
Best Cat Portrait Winner Raskina Sofia of Russia
Best in Social Media Winner Suphatra Kliangprom from Thailand
Miss Nuzzezo Glamour Winner Crystal Huang Ruojia from Singapore
Miss Friendship Winner Yuka Oyama (Japan)
Miss Popularity Winner Park Sea (Korea)
Cat Portait TOP 5 are Russia, Venezuela, Bazil, Philippins andBurundi
OMG, Delegates Now Dancing with Sign Language Gestures on The Song Power of Dream, Never Before Pageant Element!!!
Mementos to The Sponsors by Esther Law
Now Question to TOP 10 Finalists - What ideas do have to promote sustainable tourism in any country?
TOP 10 Miss Tourism International 2022
- Suphatra Kliangprom from Thailand
- Gabriella Oxley from Australia
- Crystal Huang Ruojia from Singapore
- Alysa Cook from USA, United States
- Abigail Curd from New Zealand
- Phoebe Ong Yi Huui from Malaysia
- Ndahiro Megane from Burundi
- Laura Zabaleta from Venezuela
- Maria Angelica Pantaliano from Philippine
- Raskina Sofia from Russia
Evening Gown Round Commences after CATS AROUND THE WORLD Picture Presentation
Models Stage Presentation of Songket and Various Styles in Special Feature Collection from Harizan Khaider, Dato Raymond Jolly, Anna Sue, Wan Bynun, Yacutha and Tanothi. Designer Dress Show is Good Ideal Mixing with Pageant Finale...Hmmm I said MODELS but who are they? Recognized? They are CONTESTANTS Performing On Stage @ Fashion show Miss Tourism International 2022 wearing the amazing designer goodies!!!
Uganda’s Sydney Nabulya Kavuma is going poetic in Voices of World...We are girls, we are beautiful, we are women...
Voices of World Talent Round starts with Kenya’s Diana Joy Mbocha, Madagascar’s Tridy Elbertia, Singapore’s Crystal Huang Ruojia...Heyyyyy My Goshhhhh Sweden’s Victoria Sestan is SINGING Lady Gaga's Tell Me Something Boy...Victoria you simply stole the shwoooooooo (me dancing the tune....) @ Miss Tourism International 2022 Grand Finale
Dance Talent Round starts with Kyrgyzstan’s Ainura Mustafa Kyzy, South Korea’s Park Sea and Malaysia’s Phoebe Ong Yi Huui...n so on
2022 Miss Tourism International Judges Introduction:
Vietnam's Emile Hong Nhung, CEO of Emile Event & Fashion Company
Malaysia's Bjarne Wong, Malaysian Director Producer and Writer
China's Carina Jia, CEO of Chine Beijing Mojia Model Agency
Venezuela's Argenis Anguilo of JCI, Junior Chamber of Commerce
Indonesia's Dr. Dewi Motik Paramono, M.Si.
Datin Sri Jacqueline Ngu, Former Miss World Malaysia, Mrs Asia Pacific Queen of Substance 2016, Entrepreneur, Private Investor, Fashion, Travel & Fitness Enthusiast
Datuk Dr. Lau Pang Heng, President of Toastmaster International 2012-13
115 Mins / 9:05 EST / 9:06 PM Malaysia Time: Now The 40 Contestants Enters The MTI 2022 State in National Costume Dancing in Amazing Tunes with Malaysian Touch!!!
Dance Group enters the room, Two Ethnic Malaysian Dancers giving ride to the Lead Girl on shoulders using just two bamboo sticks, later used in stylish performances on stage, such an amazing experience. The maid cross again with sticks to lift the dancer queen. Bamboo sticks are played in different styles, hard to explain, must check again near 100 minutes length later!!!
Three Addresses: Madam Esther Law, MTI President Danny Ooi and Minister Hamzah completes and The Diner, Bon Apetit is first presented at the stage before serving to guests by large team. Final Show is Yet to Begin...Something New n Unique in Pageant Presentation. Now The stage is full of video presentation showing Malaysia and MTI Experience!!!
The Coronation Ceremony commences with Arrival of Special Guests Minister Dato Sri Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah, (of Tourism, Creative Industry, Performing Arts; Minister of Youth, Sports & Entrepreneur Dev't Sarawak, State Assemblyman N15 Asajaya, Samarahan Sarawak) with The President of Miss Tourism International (MTI), Tan Sri Danny Ooi and the Founder of YAST Group, Esther Law as well as YAST Group and the Founder and Executive Chairman of Quantum Metal, Dato Lim Khong Soon with many more and National Anthem starts...
40 Contestants Vying for The Miss Tourism International 2022-23 Crown at the Grand Finale on Fri, Nov 25, 2022 at 7:00 PM GMT+8 / 6:00 AM EST in Raia Hotel & Convention Centre Kuching hosted by Aileen Gabriella Robinson Miss Tourism International 2011. Check Results As It Happens & Enjoy Here:
OR Check The Facebook LIVE Here -> www.facebook.com/events/478290574292062
Reigning Queen Miss Tourism International 2021, Indonesia's Jessy Wongsodiharjo will crown her successor the winner in 40 contestants as Miss Tourism International 2022 at the end of The Free LIVE Streaming of Miss Tourism International 2022 Gala Finals is GLOBALLY Available at Official Youtube Live and Facebook Live Here on Nov 25th at 7.30PM Malaysia Time / 6:30 AM EST / 3:30 AM PST at Hollywood). Jessy Wongsodiharjo Miss Tourism International 2021 was crowned in Virtual Finals Streamed LIVE on Sun, Dec 19, 2021.
The Runner-ups Miss Tourism International 2021 will also get their successors crown:
Finland's Lily Anni Sofia Korpela 1st Runner-up & Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2021
Vietnam's Hoang Thi Huong Ly 2nd Runner-up & Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2021
Nigeria's Toluwalope Olarewaju 3rd Runner-up & Miss Tourism Global 2021
Malaysia's How Zoe Ee 4th Runner-up & Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International 2021
Paraguay's Araceli Dominguez 5th Runner-up & Miss Dreamgirl of the Year International 2021
Philippines' Keinth Jensen Petrasanta 6th Runner-up & Miss South East Asia Tourism Ambassadress
The 25th Miss Tourism International 2022 World Final is a 18 Days Event from Nov 11th-27th, 2022.
Event Venue Location Address & Contact: Raia Hotel & Convention Centre Kuching, The 4-star Hotel, Located in: Airport Airasia, Address: No. 1 Lot 1586, Block 17, Jalan Lapangan Terbang, 93250 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, Contact Phone: +60 82-268 585
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Sun, Nov 20th, 2022 Day 10 Miss Tourism International 2022 Pageant Week: Cats Around The World - Uganda’s Sydney Nabulya Kavuma has something special to tell you "Keeping up with animal’s lives matter! Being in a country that treasures my favorite pet…CATS… one of the precious moments I have had. Miss tourism international launched the “CATS AROUND THE WORLD” exhibition at @farley_group where a variety of different cat species were displayed and we got a chance to interact with these beautiful huge cats. Feel free to call my white cat “puppiculo”." Miss New Zealand Abigail Curd also adds "Did you know that Kuching means cat in the Malay language? The girls all submitted photos of them with their furry feline friends and then were able to participate in a Cats Around The World competition! A big thank you to @leaves.my for powering the girls through"
Sat, Nov 19th, 2022 Day 9 Pageant Week: Dinner time at YAST OFFICE, Guest with Madam Esther. Dian feels touchy, shares her emotions "Mom: A title just above queen. Madam Esther, but as we like to call her "Mommy Esther", is such an inspiration to all of us at bootcamp and I'm hoping that the world will get to recognize her even more for her kindness and wisdom. Kenya is truly grateful to @misstourisminternational for bringing Mommy Esther on board this year because she is definitely OUR LIGHT." Dita is more systematic: Special Dinner at YAST Group’s Main Office with Madame Esther @estherlawleepoh
She is the symbol of light.
Every days become exciting with her presence.
She is an inspiration.
She is enough to make us smile.
Fri, Nov 18th, 2022 Day 8 Miss Tourism International 2022 Pageant Week: Tasik Biru - Blue Lake and Semenggoh Wildlife Centre Visit - Fun with Orangutáns, Posing with Seduku. Charmaine Mureyi reveals "We met Seduku “Grand Old Lady” @semenggohwildlifecentre the beautiful Sarawak forest. Nothing beats a beautiful morning surrounded by nature and friends around the world, once again @misstourisminternational out did themselves today. Forever grateful for this amazing experience. Learn more about the 51 year old Seduku."
Thu, Nov 17th, 2022 Day 7 Pageant Week: BAU Tour, Visitation at CENTEXS Lundu, Gunung Gading National Park @ Lundu. Gunung Gading National Park is home to the Rafflesia, the world's largest flower which can grow up to one metre in diameter.
Wed, Nov 16th, 2022 Day 6 Pageant Week: Official Launch of International Friendship Garden in Conjunction with 25th Miss Tourism International World Final 2022-2023 with Tree Planting at Unity Park, Kuching. ASysa Cook shares "I just about cried looking at the beautiful mountains here in Sarawak. There is nothing like it where I live. Visiting the Sarawak cultural village today and exploring the various cultures within Malaysia has been so eye opening. This beautiful country and state are like nothing I have ever seen before. I am so incredibly blessed to experience this, thank you God." Sri Lanka’s Nethmini Dasanayake share her day as "Planted a tree, Palm print, Malay Wedding and Cultural village trail at Sarawak Culture Village." Marima Suphatra Kliangprom tells "We depart to Kampung Heritage Trail with the first Hydrogen bus in Sarawak the to Sarawak Cultural Village. The day was amazing, I get to explore more about the culture and ethnics." Lastly the ends with bonfire party tonight, seafood barbecue, live music and lots of dancing at the beautiful retreat beach resort in Lundu, Sarawak. Sofia write "Beautiful memories from the last two days. Here we have such a great program, We already visited 2 national parks, university in Lundu, center of Kuching, we had a barbecue party and dinners, lunches with government and special guests, I really enjoy my time here"
Tue, Nov 15th, 2022 Day 5 Miss Tourism International 2022 Pageant Week: Kuching Sarawak City Tour, Started from the water front places like Golden bridge, Main bazar, Fort Margherita (The Brooke Gallery), Charles Brook Memorial, in front of the Old Court House and lunch at Borneo Cultures Museum Restaurant, The Borneo Cultures Museum, located at the centre of Kuching City, is the largest museum in Malaysia and the second largest in Southeast Asia. The Museum design is quite impressive to look at, being inspired by Sarawak's traditional crafts and rich cultural heritage and Ended the tour with a sun set and the Sarawak River Cruise Ride and Sight Seeing Experience. The day ended with Talent Performance Night. Abby Curd said "I never imagined I’d be in Malaysia, experiencing a traditional wedding and finally learning to dance at 23 years old, but here I am and I couldn’t be happier."
Mon, Nov 14th, 2022 Day 4 Pageant Week: Press Conference and National Costume Presentation @ RAIA Hotel Kuching and welcome dinner by Sarawak State Government Terima kasih Malaysia.
Sun, Nov 13th, 2022 Day 3 Pageant Week: Orientation Night, Ice Breaker Night & Birthday Celebration with Surprise Cakea on Top The Photoshoot, all at Raia Hotel Kuching. Happy Birthday, Miss Japan Yuka Oyama, Miss Cameroon Josiane Ateba and Miss Egypt Reem Neweshi!
World Orientation Day with Queens from 40 Countries - Long day full of activities - The delegates made their mark with the International Footprint Event, attended by MTI President, Tan Sri Danny Ooi and MTI Organising Chairlady, Madam Esther at Raia Hotel Kuching.
Ansa Timonen describes the amazing experience as:
Today was finally the say to properly kick off this pageant with a fancy dinner. A little photo collage of little parts of the evening
1. My red cocktail dress, really matching with the sash
2. Oh my gosh the chandelliers here at Raia hotel are so stunning in every room
3. A close up of the look because it deserves it
4. Love, light and good wishes in the ceremony
5. And final picture, the cutest little cake I have ever seen
Kuching Sarawak Arrivals: Sun, Nov 13th, 2022 - Miss Ethiopia Millena Shimelis and Alysa Cook Miss U.S. Tourism International
Sat, Nov 12th, 2022: Miss Nigeria Roseline Bolarinde
Fri, Nov 11th, 2022: Miss Germany, Miss Argentina, Miss Ukraine, and Miss Bolivia
Miss Malaysia, Miss New Zealand, Miss Kazakhstan, Miss Egypt, Miss Mexico, Miss Kyrgyzstan, Miss Portugal, Miss Madagascar and Miss Russia
Thu, Nov 10th, 2022: Miss Vietnam and Miss Indonesia
Miss Philippines, Miss Venezuela and Miss Serbia
Miss Singapore, Miss Thailand, Miss Kenya, Miss Poland, Miss Cambodia, Miss Japan and Miss Sweden
Platinum Sponsor Tecktonic & Sons said "We can’t wait to bring the world to Sarawak and we’re excited to have the international finalists visit our Roxy Tasik Biru in Bau, Malaysia." It is one of Sarawak’s leading construction and infrastructure services company. Founded in 2014, it has earned recognition for undertaking large, complex projects, fostering innovation in commercial & residential property and public-private partnerships.
NUZECO is Platinum Sponsor, A Numbers Fashion Jewellery - is not merely an ornament or an article of luxury. It focuses on the employment of philosophy and stories behind the jewellery, thus enabling jewellery lovers to appreciate the deeper meanings and values of their items.
LEAVES Platinum Sponsor All beverage products at LEAVES are manufactured using the best chosen quality raw materials in order to maintain the natural flavor and taste. Strict quality control and hygiene standard ensure the high quality of all products which are well accepted by our many customers.
ACEA (ASEAN-China Entrepreneurs Association) is official gold sponsor for Miss Tourism International 2022 which is s platform for ASEAN and China's entrepreneurs to share information, cross inspiring, explore business opportunities and create bilateral trades to expand the economic of ASEAN and China.
The Spring is official Shopping Mall which is One of the largest shopping malls in Sarawak. Offering shoppers a seamless offline and online shopping experience. With over 120 outlets, the delegates will be spoilt for choice, from luxurious fashion to beauty and delicious food.
YAST Group the Main Organizer, is a portfolio investment holding company founded by Esther Law.
FARLEY Mall is our Official Partner 'Cats Around The World' for the Miss Tourism International 2022, which a retailer who operates in supermarket and departmental store, providing a premium shopping experience with an affordable price! The ‘Cats Around The World’ 2022 will be held on Nov 19 to 20 at FARLEY Mall Kuching. It is one of the activities surrounding the cats theme, and promoting ‘Kucing’ to the delegates from around the world.
Raia Hotel Kuching is the official Hotel and World Final Venue for Miss Tourism International 2022, which The Hotel Complex with a 9-storey building featuring 237 guestrooms including 2 units of premium suites. A convention hall up to 2,800 seating capacity and 9 conference rooms, it is the ideal place for business, leisure visits and transit. For more information, please visit to https://www.raiahotels.com.my/Kuching
YASTECH is our PRESENTER and official Digital Solution, provides digitalization solutions to their business partners through the YAST Partnership As A Service model.
Check 40 Contestants Vying for The Miss Tourism International 2022-23 Crowns
- Argentina’s Candelaria Ancely
- Australia’s Gabriella Oxley
- Bolivia’s Antonella Ulloa
- Brazil’s Emily Camargo
- Burundi’s Ndahiro Megane
- Cambodia’s Chhon Sreynet
- Cameroon’s Josiane Ateba
- Canada’s Hailey Hamelin-Wilson
- Egypt’s Reem Neweshi
- Ethiopia’s Millena Shimelis
- Finland’s Ansa Timonen
- France’s Stella Martin
- Germany’s Patricia Sarina Rath
- Indonesia’s Dita Zulaika
- Japan’s Yuka Oyama
- Kazakhstan’s Milana Mosharova
- Kenya’s Diana Joy Mbocha
- Kyrgyzstan’s Ainura Mustafa Kyzy
- Madagascar’s Tridy Elbertia
- Malaysia’s Phoebe Ong Yi Huui
- Mexico’s Alejandra Lizalde Martinez
- New Zealand’s Abigail Curd
- Nigeria’s Bolarinde Roseline
- Philippines' Maria Angelica Pantaliano
- Poland’s Sara Maria Borowiecka
- Portugal’s Erica Moreira
- Russia’s Raskina Sofia
- Serbia’s Andjela Bogdanovic
- Singapore’s Crystal Huang Ruojia
- South Africa’s Mashudu Charmain Mureyi
- South Korea’s Park Sea
- Sri Lanka’s Nethmini Dasanayake
- Sweden’s Victoria Sestan
- Thailand’s Suphatra Kliangprom
- Turkey’s Ebrar Erol
- Uganda’s Sydney Nabulya Kavuma
- Ukraine’s Kamila Sliusarenko
- USA’s Alysa Cook
- Venezuela’s Laura Zabaleta
- Vietnam’s Nguyen Thi Nga
Not Seen in Kuching Sarawak Finals: India’s Sonali Padhye
Thu, Oct 13, 2022: Voting Contest for Any 7 Queens Crowned as Miss Charity Queen Launched @ Mtinft.io, details here:
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Deadline: The Last for Any 7 Queens to be Miss Charity Queen Voting ends on Fri, Mar 31st, 2023.
Tue, Oct 11, 2022: Datuk Sebastian Ting, Deputy Minister for Tourism, Art and Culture welcomed the beauty queens to Kuching and praised YAST Group founder and chairlady Esther Law for organizing the sunset cruise dinner for the beauty queens as part of the Miss Tourism International 2022 Final event.
Earlier, ICYM : A memorandum of Understanding has been signed on 22 July 2022 between YAST Group and Farley Group, to promote Kuching and Sarawak to the world through Cats Around The World events.
Cats Around The World will be held at Farley Mall Kuching in conjunction with the 25th Miss Tourism International (MTI) World Final 2022/2023.
BAU is a chosen place for a beauty queens of Miss Tourism International to explore the unique town and experience the local delicacies.
All beauty queens will be experiencing the attraction places in Bau.
The International Delegates @ Miss Tourism International 2022 Bringing the World to Sarawak are Welcomed by Reigning Queens:
- Jessy Silana Wongsodiharjo Miss Tourism International 2021-22 and PUTRI PARIWISATA INDONESIA 2021 - URL www.instagram.com/p/Cj2Nv7Duwpv
- Bikini fitness athlete Lily Korpela Miss Tourism Queen of The Year International 2021-22 - www.instagram.com/p/CjvDDQhswLm
- Hoang Thi Huong Ly Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2021-22 - www.instagram.com/p/CjzSOg-vOnI
- Toluwalope Olarewaju Miss Tourism Global 2021-22 - www.instagram.com/p/CjnO95uvCxv
- How Zo Ee Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International 2021-22 - www.instagram.com/p/CjskP1_Lv8I
- Araceli Dominguez Dreamgirl of The Year International 2021-22 - www.instagram.com/p/Cjky1K_M-Z1
- Keinth Jensen Petrasanta Miss South East Asia Tourism Ambassadress 2021-22 - www.instagram.com/p/CjiIfYlMqKE
As per Sarawak Tourism website "SARAWAK, the largest state in Malaysia, is home to 28 ethnic groups. With 45 different dialects, each group has their own unique stories, beliefs, traditions and cultures.
You can meet people from the Iban tribe, known for their legendary headhunting customs from days of old. They have long since ceased headhunting, but they still maintain their rich customs, art, practices and language.
The Orang Ulu, or ‘people from upriver,’ comprise of different tribes such as the Kayan, Kenyah, Lun Bawang and Kelabit. Their exotic art and music has spread internationally, as seen in the growing popularity of the boat lute or sape. The sape has become the symbol of the Rainforest World Music Festival, one Malaysia’s largest music festival."
BAU is some 35km from Kuching, is well known for its prime attractions like Tasik Biru, Wind Cave and Fairy Cave. Besides these spots, there are several other potential tourist attractions that were discovered recently. A spot full of tourism potential Bau started as a gold mining town, and it maybe small, but it has plenty to offer to anyone willing to explore its colourful heritage and terrain. Recently, some new potential tourist spots were discovered, hidden beauties that can turn the district into a hotspot for tourism in the future.”
About: Miss Tourism International in existence since 1994 is run, led and owned by Tan Sri Datuk Danny Ooi under Malaysia–based D’Touch International Sdn. Bhd. Foundation.
Miss Tourism International is a homegrown title initiated by Tan Sri Datuk Danny Ooi, and to date the Title is franchised to more than 90 countries. This prestigious World had been the participation of more than 1000 Miss Tourism Delegates from around the world since 1994.
About Esther Law Lee Poh:
Founder and Managing Director of Excellence Medicare Information Sdn. Bhd. (2005 -)
Co Founder of Entrepreneurship Magazine 创业周刊(2007-)
Founder and Managing Director of YAST Management and Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. (2014 -)
Founder and Director of Excellence Medicare Technology Co. Ltd, Guangzhou (2014 -)
Founder and Director of Excellence Medicare Management and Consultancy Co. Ltd (Hong Kong) (2014 -)
Founder of YAST Group – Business Solution Platform (2014- )
Founder of Esther Law’s Production (2016 -)
Founder of World’s Leading Women Network (2016 -)
Founder of International L.E.A.D Camp (2017 -)
Founder of YAST Investment Management Co., LTD
Founder of PRIMAH Healthcare Development GroupPte. Ltd (HK) (2020- )
Managing Partner of Holistic Finance Group (2018- )
Co-Founder of Quantum Metal Exchange Inc. (2021- )
Founder of YAST Investment Australia (2021- )