13:13' 22/06/2008 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Misses of the US , Canada , India , the Philippines and Guam , who came for the Miss Universe World Contest 2008, called at patients in central Khanh Hoa province.
They visited the USNS Mercy hospital ship of the US, which is undertaking a medical humanitarian mission in the province, and patients at clinics in Nha Trang city and Dien Khanh district.
These Misses were among those attendants in the Miss Universe World Contest 2008, which is scheduled to take place in Nha Trang city from July 7-14.
Organisers said they expect to draw over 80 contestants to the pageant.
Over 800 international and local reporters have registered to cover the event.
The final ceremony on July 14 at the Crown Convention Centre in Nha Trang will be broadcast live, both by local television to multi-million strong domestic audiences and by NBC to over 1 billion viewers from 170 countries and territories.
2008 Miss Universe commences in Vietnam
12:27' 22/06/2008 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - A press conference held on June 20 at the Caravelle Hotel in HCM City saw Le Tien Tho, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism open Miss Universe 2008 pageant in Vietnam.
Eighty contestants from around the world and Miss Universe 2007 Riyo Mori are present in Vietnam.
The organization board announced that many activities will take place in HCMC and Nha Trang from the 20 June to 14 July 2008.
VietNamNet captured international beauties at a night party at Sheraton Hotel, HCM City.
Bob Barker escoge sus favoritas !
BOB BARKER : EL FAMOSO Y SIEMPRE RECORDADO ANIMADOR QUE POR 20 ANOS ANIMO MISS UNIVERSO TANTO COMO EL MISS USA, HACE UN NO ACOSTUMBRADO ESCOGIDO DE LAS 10 CANDIDATAS QUE FACILMENTE PODRIAN CONQUISTAR LA CORONA DEL MISS UNIVERSE 2008.
EL VETERANO ANIMADOR QUE EN 20 ANOS VIO MILES DE CANDIDATAS DE TODOS LOS PAISES HACE SU ESCOGIDO DESDE LAS OFICINAS DE LA ORGANIZACION MU AUNQUE LA PAULA SHUGGART INDICA QUE ESTAS EXPRESIONES NO NECESARIAMENTE SON LAS DE LA ORGANIZACION.