Sanya to stage 68th Miss World Final on December 8th, 2018
The 68th Miss World Final is slated to take place on December 8th, 2018, in Sanya. This will be the eighth time that Sanya has hosted the contest (Sanya hosted the Miss World Finals in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2015, and 2017).
This year, the Miss World 2018 pageant will be hosted again by the New Silk Road Group in China. Early this March, Julia Morley, CEO of the Miss World Organization, signed an agreement with the NSR Group to authorize them to be the official franchise holders of Miss World China from 2018 to 2020.
The press conference of the 68th Miss World Final 2018 was held at Sanya Ocean Sonic Banling Hotspring Resort. Mr. Fan Mu, Director of the Sanya Tourism Development Commission addressed the press conference.
Stephen Douglas Morley, Miss World Events Director attended the press conference.
Mr. Li Bing, CEO of the New Silk Road Fashion Organization attended the press conference.
About 120 countries are expected to participate in the Miss World 2018 pageant. More than 30 countries have already crowned their representatives for the 68th Miss World pageant.
The 67th edition of Miss World 2017 pageant held in Sanya on November 18th, 2017.
The Miss World Organization announced that the Miss World 2018 pageant will celebrate Hainan Island’s 30th Anniversary. The arrival of the contestants for the Miss World pageant will begin on November 9th, 2018, and will continue for a month till the event’s culmination with various pre-pageant activities.
The Miss World Organization also announced that the grand finale of the Miss World 2018 pageant will be half an hour longer than the usual Miss World coronation gala.