- Miss Philippine Kylie Verzosa was named Miss International 2016 in a n a Japan-based international beauty pageant on Thursday, October 27
- The other winners are Australia, Indonesia, Nicaragua and USA
- The top 15 finalists delivered a speech of becoming the next Miss International, and Ms. Philippine's answer is definitely a standout
The Philippines is celebrating another victory as Kylie Verzosa took home the crown of Miss International 2016 during the pageant's coronation night on Thursday at the Tokyo Dome City Hall in Japan.
After the announcement of the top 15 finalists, each beauty queen a privilege speech should they won the Miss International title - a defining moment for all the candidates.
This is what our very own Kylie Verzosa's remarkable answer.
“Three things come to mind when I think of Miss International — culture, education, and international understanding. These three work together to make the brand of the Miss International beauty pageant relevant to the global community and to our time.
“If I become Miss International 2016, I will devote myself to cultural understanding and international understanding because I believe that it is by developing in each of us sensitivity to other cultures that we expand our horizons, tolerate difference, and appreciate diversity. All this enables us to achieve international understanding. And I believe that I am prepared to take on this responsibility.”
Here are the list of winners of the much coveted international pageant:
4th runner up – USA
3rd runner up – Nicaragua
2nd runner up – Indonesia
1st runner up – Australia
Miss International 2016 – Philippines
The moment of truth has arrived. Miss Philippines took the crown.
Below is Kylie Verzosa's winning and powerful speech.