Miss Universe

  • Thailand News

    Miss Universe president denies fraud, vows legal action in Thailand

    Shockwaves reverberated through the beauty pageant world as Paula Shugart, the long-standing President of the Miss Universe Organization (MUO), announced her departure from the role she held for over 23 years. This surprising turn of events unfolded during the Miss Universe 2023 pageant held in El Salvador. Following her resignation, Shugart took to her personal Instagram account to state Thai,…

  • Business News

    JKN Global sells 50% Miss Universe stake to Legacy Holding for US$16m

    In a bid to deal with its ongoing financial struggles, JKN Global Group Plc, a renowned local media company, has decided to offload a 50% stake in its Miss Universe business. The stake, valued at US$16 million (570 million baht), will be purchased by Legacy Holding Group USA Inc. The group, which is under the control of Mexican businessman Raul…

  • Thailand News

    Potential sale of Miss Universe Organisation sparks speculation

    Rumours have been swirling around that Jakapong “Anne” Jakrajutatip, the owner of the Miss Universe Organisation, is set to sell her entire beauty pageant enterprise to a Mexican entrepreneur. The speculation has been fuelled by the forthcoming major announcement, MISS UNIVERSE: NEW ERA, which is set to take place in New York, USA tomorrow However, today, Anne, who is the…

  • Thailand News

    Former Thai beauty queen faces fraud charges over bogus property rental

    A beautiful businesswoman and former beauty queen stands accused of fraud and misleading the public after she allegedly rented out a house that she didn’t own. The arrest of Tetshinee (surname withheld) was made today, January 16, following orders from senior police officers. The 43 year old was charged with deceiving the public and importing false data into a computer system,…

  • Thailand News

    Anntonia Porsild reflects on her Miss Universe journey

    Miss Universe runner-up Anntonia Porsild expressed her pride and gratitude for her journey in the competition. She congratulated the new Miss Universe, acknowledging that she deserved the position and thanked her fans for their support. Today, she revealed her experiences and growth throughout her participation in the pageant. “Feeling immensely proud of my growth during this journey, I am grateful for the…

  • Thailand News

    Anntonia Porsild secures highest Miss Universe placement for Thailand since 1988

    Anntonia Porsild, the 27 year old representative of Thailand in the Miss Universe 2023 beauty contest, garnered the first runner-up position, earning the nation’s highest placement since 1988. This achievement was announced at the 72nd Miss Universe pageant, which took place at the José Adolfo Pineda Arena in San Salvador, El Salvador. Government spokesman Chai Wacharonke revealed Prime Minister Srettha…

  • Events

    Miss Universe 2023 Official After Party: A glittering tribute to Studio 54

    The glamour, the glitz, and the electric energy of an era gone by came alive once again at the Miss Universe 2023 Official After Party held at Escape Bangkok. This sensational event is hosted jointly by Megatix Thailand and TPN with an iconic Studio 54 theme, a name synonymous with the golden age of disco and extravagant nightlife. The night…

  • Thailand News

    Blending Beauty: Thai-Danish stunner wins crown at Miss Universe Thailand 2023 (video)

    A beautiful Thai-Danish woman walked away with the crown at the Miss Universe Thailand 2023 pageant. The grand finale, which unfolded in Bangkok on a Sunday night, saw Anntonia Porsild, representing the province of Nakhon Ratchasima, amidst a bevy of other beauties from across the nation. The 26 year old beauty queen, who is born to a Danish father and…

  • Business News

    Thai transgender entrepreneur buys Miss Universe Organisation for US$20 million

    A Thai celebrity, businesswoman, trans rights activist, and beauty queen bought the Miss Universe Organisation for US$20 million yesterday. Jakapong “Anne” Jakrajutatip is the first woman to own the company – formerly owned by Donald Trump – in its 71 year history. Anne is a transgender woman famous in Thailand for starring in Project Runway and Shark Tank. She is…

  • Thailand video news

    CCSA meeting to discuss easing restrictions, Meteor shower, Miss. Universe Thiland | GMT Ep.151

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KiKm68uvl-s In todays episode Jay, natty and Tim talk about the CCSA meeting to discuss further easing of restrictions in Thailand, the geminid meteor shower, Miss. Universe Thailand update and an opinion piece regarding the equality within Thailand.

  • Thailand video news

    The seven mannequins, Luxury car market, Unsafe air in BKK | Good Morning Thailand | Ep.147

    In today’s episode Jay, Tim and Natty discuss about Miss Grand Malaysia and her seven mannequins, Luxury car market, Unsafe air quality in Bangkok, Germany takes thailand off high risk countries, what should they do with Hua Lamphong.

  • Thailand video news

    Miss Universe Thailand, Mrs. Doubtfire, Chai’s Job | Thaiger Bites | Ep.68

    Jay and Tim go through your video messages, comments and feedback from Youtube, Facebook, Instagram and Thaiger Talk forum on the website.

  • World News

    Furious pageant fans accuse Laos of copying Thai contestant’s fishy costume

    Beauty pageant fans in Thailand are furious about a move by neighbouring Laos that could create a major diplomatic incident between the 2 countries. Supporters of Miss Universe Thailand, Amanda Obdam, say Miss Laos, Phatthana Khidaphone, has stolen Obdam’s costume idea and plans to wear it at an earlier pageant in Bangkok this week. According to a Coconuts report, the…

  • Thailand Protest News

    Miss Universe Thailand sacked from mental health role over political comments

    Miss Universe Thailand, 28 year old Amanda Chalisa Obdam, has been sacked by the Department of Mental Health over political comments posted on Facebook. The Thai-Canadian woman was appointed as mental health ambassador on February 25, having won the Miss Universe Thailand title in October. Nation Thailand reports that her dismissal is due to comments she posted on Facebook in…

  • Thailand News

    Contestant eliminated from Miss Universe Thailand after manager infiltrates organising committee

    One of the favourites to take the Miss Universe Thailand title when the contest is held on Saturday, October 10, has just been kicked out for breaking the rules. Chayathanus Saradatta, also known as “Cheraim”, is accused of allowing her manager and chaperone to infiltrate the organising committee. It’s understood Sitthichai Rewviroj, aka “Ken”, attended numerous committee meetings, potentially getting…

  • Việt Nam

    Cận cảnh nhan sắc tân Hoa hậu Hoàn Vũ – Miss Universe 2019 Zozibini Tunzi

    Ảnh: Vnexpress Zozibini Tunzi, tân Hoa hậu Hoàn Vũ người Nam Phi 26 tuổi sở hữu nhan sắc mạnh mẽ, cá tính cùng sự thông minh, quyết đoán thu hút ánh nhìn người đối diện. Trong đêm chung kết Miss Univer 2019 diễn ra vào sáng 9/12 tại Mỹ, Zozibini Tunzi xuất sắc vượt qua 89 thí sinh đến từ…