MANILA, Philippines – Carousel Productions presented to the media on Monday, May 16 the candidates vying for the title of Miss Philippines Earth at the Diamond Hotel, Manila.
The candidates introduced themselves to the media and later performed to the pageant's theme song.
The 2015 batch, led by reigning Miss Philippines Earth and Miss Earth 2015 Angelia Ong, was present to support the ladies.
Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler
Hana Shampoo, one of the pageant's sponsors, also announced the top 10 ladies for the Hana Shampoo special award. They are:
Puerto Princesa City – Imelda Schweighart
Laoag City – Loren Mar Artajos
London – Kiara Giel Gregorio
Dumaguete City – Maria Fatima Al-sowyed
Laoang, Northern Samar – Ellyz Santos
City of San Fernando – Korina Christiene Reyes
Rosales, Pangasinan – Shannon Rebecca Bridgman
Murcia, Negros Occidental – Jessica Zevenbergen
Piat, Cagayan – Anna Mae Cagurangan
Vienna – Melanie Mader
The Darling of the Press award meanwhile went to:
Gold: Anda, Pangasinan – Liza Cacho
Silver: Puerto Princesa City – Imelda Schweighart
Bronze: London – Kiara Giel Gregorio
Before the press presentation, the candidates were treated to a welcome party Sunday, May 15 at the Carousel Productions office.
Two of the candidates were unable to come to the press presentation.
The pageant night will be on June 11 at the Aguinaldo Shrine, Kawit Cavite.
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