Nguyen Huong Giang, 32, founding father of the Miss Worldwide Queen Vietnam. Photograph from Giang’s Instagram
On Thursday, Nguyen Tan Kiet, head of the division of Arts beneath the HCMC Division of Tradition and Sports activities, mentioned Giang’s firm, organizer of the 2023 Miss Worldwide Queen Vietnam, was fined for violating the tradition and promoting regulation.
“The Division [of Culture and Sports] encourages people and organizations energetic within the discipline of arts and tradition to observe authorities’ directions, and contribute to creating a wholesome and honest surroundings. Violations shall be punished strictly,” Nguyen Tan Kiet mentioned.
A consultant of Giang’s firm reportedly attended a gathering with the HCMC Division of Tradition and Sports activities and paid the high-quality.
“We admitted our mistake. This may function an opportunity for us to achieve expertise, so as to not violate the legal guidelines and higher manage the occasion sooner or later,” Giang mentioned.
Giang, 32, winner of the 2018 Miss Worldwide Queen contest, is a singer, actress, and TV persona.
The 2023 Miss Worldwide Queen Vietnam was organized by Huong Giang’s firm at the beginning of this 12 months with seven episodes within the format of a actuality TV present broadcast on YouTube.
This 12 months’s theme was “Courageous Purple – The Coloration of Bravery,” which goals to advertise bravery amongst transgender contestants.
In February, Giang deliberate to carry an occasion to announce the highest 20 contestants, but it surely was canceled.
In line with the HCMC Division of Data and Communications, the organizer had utilized for a license to carry the occasion however did not submit sufficient paperwork.
This was the third version of Miss Worldwide Queen Vietnam, which was based in 2018.
This 12 months’s winner, 23-year-old Nguyen Ha Diu Thao, will compete at a Miss Worldwide Queen pageant in Thailand in June if the competition is permitted.