MANILA, Philippines – The Miss Earth pageant will once again be hosted by the Philippines on October 29 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
The announcement was made by Carousel Productions on the Miss Earth Facebook page.
Reigning Miss Earth Angelia Ong from the Philippines will crown her successor; she won her title in Vienna last year. The country's representative this year is Imelda Schweighart, who hails from Palawan. Model Cloie Syquia Skarne, also the half sister of actress KC Concepcion, will represent Sweden, after winning the Miss Earth Sweden title last August 28.
Three Miss Earth winners hail from the Philippines: Karla Henry (2008), Jamie Herrell (2014), and Angelia Ong (2015). – Rappler.com