U Paw Myint Oo, CEO of Htoo Foundation commented that Htoo Foundation is proud to be the main sponsor for the Miss Universe Myanmar contest, at the Press conference held at Kandaw Gyi Palace Hotel, Yangon,is on the 6th September. This is the first of it’s kind in Myanmar for 50 Years. The winner will be sent to Moscow in November 2013 where the Miss Universe 2013 will be selected. He emphasized that Htoo Foundation is proud to be the main sponsor at the Miss Universe Myanmar event organized by Hello Madam Media Group. The main reason for the Sponsorship is to promote Myanmar’s future pioneer Ladies, and show the world that Myanmar Ladies preserve the Myanmar Culture with civilized personality and a showcase of the World.
The winner selected from this pageant will be awarded as Htoo Foundation’s Ambassador in the humanitarian work, heath and education assistance, development, preservation of Myanmar Culture and lending a hand in the Peace process of ethnic groups. Miss Burma(Myanmar) 1959, 1960 and 1961 represented Burma(Myanmara) at the Miss Universe events, and now in 2013 after 50 years gap Myanmar will again enter the Miss Universe contest which will be held in 2013 November 2013 at Moscow.
The contestants are not chosen yet. The Interviews will be held on the 12th September at Kandaw Gyi Palace Hotel. There will be excursion and humanitarian activities from 26th till 30th September 2013. Preliminary selected contestants will be trained on the 1st and 2nd October and the final selection will be on the 3rd October at National Theatre.