The representative of Vietnam, Nguyen Thi Ngoc Duyen, emerged as the winner of Miss Global Beauty Queen 2016, held in South Korea. The winner is 23 years old and 1.74 m-tall.
The 1st runner-up was Romania, Elisabeta-Eliza Ancau, 25, who last year represented her country in Miss Supranational. The 2nd runner-up was Netherlands, Elize Joanne de Jong, 21, 3rd runner-up was Brazil, Isabele Pandini, 24, and rounding out the Top 5, as 4th runner-up, was Venezuela, Jessica Daniela Cozier Rosillo, 21.
During the 3-week-long contest, the candidates traveled through South Korea and were exposed to a fantastic cultural experience.
The final show lasted for over three hours, as all candidates parade in casual wear, national costumes, swimsuits and evening gowns, before the Top 15 semi-finalists were announced. Some got to present their talent numbers as well.
Contestants who advanced to and stopped at the Top 15 were Russia, Bashkortostan, Turkey, India, Tatarstan, Denmark, Korea, Thailand, Latvia and New Zealand.
Miss Malaysia Global Beauty Queen 2016 was represented by Patricia Phang who won the Malaysia Title on 4th September in Kuala Lumpur.