Miss Asia Pacific International 2016

Miss Asia Pacific International 2016 (MAPI), was an international beauty contest held in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines on November 23rd, 2016.[1] Forty women from all over the world vied for the crown and for the title of Miss Asia Pacific International.

Miss Asia Pacific International 2016
Rodrigo Duterte with winners of Miss Asia Pacific International 2016.jpg
Rodrigo Duterte poses with the winners of Miss Asia Pacific International 2016
Date23 November 2016
PresentersMark Nelson, Michelle Aldana
VenueSheridan Beach Resort & Spa Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines
Entrants40 Delegates
WinnerTessa Helena le Conge
 Netherlands
← 2005
2017 →

Tessa Helena le Conge of the Netherlands won the pageant and was crowned Miss Asia Pacific International 2016.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

The oldest beauty pageant of its kind in Asia, MAPI commenced in the Philippines in 1968.[4]

After 10 year-hiatus and managerial changes, Miss Asia Pacific International was re-launched and revived in 2016 under new ownership and management headed by MAPI President, Jacqueline Tan-Sainz.

ResultsEdit

Placement[2][5] Candidate
Miss Asia Pacific International 2016
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
4th runner-up
Top 10
Top 15
  •   Australia – Madeleine Stock
  •   Canada – Natalie Carriere
  •   Guam – Audre Laguana dela Cruz
  •   Peru – Ana Lucia Leiva Pereyra (§)
  •   Siberia – Maria Platonova

(§) People's Choice winner

Special AwardsEdit

Awards Name Country
Miss Friendship Tessa Helena Le Conge   Netherlands
Miss Photogenic Felicia George   Cook Islands
People's Choice Award Ana Lucia Leiva   Peru
Miss Sheridan Beach Resort & Spa Kim So-yeon   Korea

Special Awards IIEdit

Awards 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place
Darling of the Press Nay Chi Lin
  Yangon
Natalie Carriere
  Canada
Achol Arow
  South Sudan
Best in National Costume An Nisaa Meidina
  Indonesia
Chawanya Thanomwong
  Thailand
Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan
  Philippines
Best in Swimsuit Chawanya Thanomwong
  Thailand
Jose Stephanie Fernandez
  Colombia
Kim So-yeon
  Korea
Best in Evening Gown Jose Stephanie Fernandez
  Colombia
Kim So-yeon
  Korea
Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan
  Philippines
Best in Talent Felicia George
  Cook Islands
Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan
  Philippines
Ana Lucia Leiva
  Peru

Candidates: Name, AgeEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Requintina, Robert (7 November 2017). "40 women vie for Miss Asia Pacific International 2016 in Manila". Manila Bulletin (Online). Philippine News. Retrieved 26 November 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b Calvelo, George (30 November 2017). "Brazil bet wins Miss Asia Pacific International 2017; PH is 4th runner-up". ABS CBN News (Online). ABS CBN News. Retrieved 30 November 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Miss Netherlands is the new Miss Asia Pacific International 2016 - Miss Asia Pacific International". asiapacificintl.com. Retrieved 25 December 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "42 bets vie for Miss Asia Pacific Int'l title". Manila Bulletin (Online). Philippine News. 18 November 2017. Retrieved 26 November 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "FULL LIST: PH bet Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan is 2nd runner-up in Miss Asia Pacific International 20166". Rappler (Online). Rappler Inc. 24 November 2016. Retrieved 30 November 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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