Accordingly, the judges selected 31 candidates who meet the competition’s criteria for the final round of the Southern region. In addition, three other candidates need to pass medical checkups before entering the final round on June 13 in Quy Nhon city of Binh Dinh province.

Candidates at the Southern qualifying round of Miss Vietnam 2018. (Photo: the organizing board)

Previously, competitors in Southern localities gathered at HD Bank Building in District 1 of Ho Chi Minh City to join the Southern qualifying round. Participants took part in two categories, the namely body shape and direct talk with the judges.

Notably, three winners of the previous national beauty pageants, Miss Vietnam 1988 Bui Bich Phuong, Miss Vietnam 1992 Ha Kieu Anh and Miss Vietnam 2016 Do My Linh, will be among judges of the final night besides professional ones.

Translated by Trung Thanh