Miss Universe 2016 host country - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Miss Universe 2016 host country


Chavit Singson secures major sponsors for Miss Universe 2016

Aug 29, 2016 - 4:50 PM

The group of Chavit Singson secures commitment from Philippine Airlines SM Japanese casino mogul Kazuo Okada and Solar Entertainment among others the tourism chief says

INVESTOR INTEREST. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo says her department is getting a lot of private sector interest for Miss Universe 2017. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Confirmed: Miss Universe pageant to be held in PH – DOT

Jul 28, 2016 - 3:52 PM

3rd UPDATE DOT Secretary Wanda Teo says funding will come from the private sector and confirms that among the sponsors are Henry Sy and Japanese casino mogul Kazuo Okada

MISS UNIVERSE IN THE PHILIPPINES. President Rodrigo R. Duterte meets with Miss Universe 2016 Pia Wurtzbach during a courtesy call at the Music Room of the Malacañang Palace on Monday July 18, 2016. Among the topics discussed at that meeting was the upcoming Miss Universe in Manila. File photo by King Rodriguez/PPD