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Miss Asia Pacific

Thailand (4th RU), Australia (2nd RU), India (winner), Panama (1st RU), El Salvador (3rd RU)

Miss Asia Pacific Quest 2000
2000 December 2
UP Theater, Diliman, Quezon City PHI
23 entries

Results
1 INDIA  Diya Mirza Handrich
2 PANAMA  Marianela Salazar Guillen (1st RU Coffee '00)
3 AUSTRALIA  Winter Noel Washington
4 EL SALVADOR  Alexandra Maria Rivas Cruz (Universe '00)
5 THAILAND  Kanueng-nit In-orng

Top 10
CANADA Mercedes Honoridez-Leggett
COLOMBIA Ana Maria Wolff Mira
LEBANON Cynthia Saliba
PERU Natalia Delgado
TURKEY Aysun G. Dogrul

Awards
Miss Friendship  AUSTRALIA
Miss Photogenic  SINGAPORE
Best National Costume  KOREA
Best Talent  TAIWAN
Best in Swimwear  PANAMA
Best in Long Gown  PHILIPPINES

Remainder
GUATEMALA Soraya Lissette Linares López
HONDURAS Ana Waleska Beteta Castillo
JAPAN Takako Sakaguchi
KOREA Chang Eun-jin
MALAYSIA Sandie Lee Choy Leng
MEXICO Michelle Chen Araujo
NEPAL Biva Maya Ranjeet
NEW ZEALAND  Melanie Jane Paul (World '03)
PAPUA NEW GUINEA  Charmaine Gladys Tongia
PHILIPPINES Josephine de las Nieves Canonizado
SINGAPORE May Lim Mei Foony
SRI LANKA  Audrey Fernando
TAIWAN Yi-Fang Lin
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Philippines (4th RU), Thailand (2nd RU), Peru (winner), Mexico (1st RU), Colombia (3rd RU)

Miss Asia Pacific Quest 2001
2001 November 10
NEC Tent, Fort Bonifacio, Makati City PHI
19 entries

Results
1 PERU  Luciana Luisa Farfán Vargas
2 MEXICO  Lizzet Villanueva Jimenez
3 THAILAND  Wanvisa Kham-daeng-yai
4 COLOMBIA  Karol Inés de la Torre Pinilla
5 PHILIPPINES  Darlene Zimmer Carbungco

Top 10
EL SALVADOR  Sandra Marina Glower Silis
KOREA Kim Ji-hye
LEBANON Chantal Mehanna
NEW ZEALAND  Amanda Catherine Carter
PANAMA Adriana Maricel Roquer Hidalgo

Awards
Miss Friendship  SRI LANKA
Miss Photogenic  JAPAN
Best National Costume  MEXICO
Best Talent  KOREA
Best in Swimwear  MEXICO
Best in Long Gown  PERU

Remainder
AUSTRALIA Shanell Gregory
HONDURAS Alba Marcela Rubí Castellón (International '00)
INDIA Maheshwari Thiagaranjan
JAPAN Naomi Nomata
MALAYSIA Xiao Yann Khoo
RUSSIA Vica Goncharova
SINGAPORE Jasmine Seow Yan-Ling
SRI LANKA  Nilusha Gimange
UKRAINE Yulia Tomashevskaya
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Fiji (4th RU), India (2nd RU), Korea (winner), Russia (1st RU), Philippines (3rd RU)

Miss Asia Pacific Quest 2002
2002 November 30
Francisco Ballagtas Theatre, Manila PHI
25 entries

Results
1 KOREA  Kim So-yoon
2 RUSSIA  Kseniya Volkova
3 INDIA  Tina Chhatwal
4 PHILIPPINES  Miriam San Jose Chui
5 FIJI  Aishwarya Sukhdeo

Top 10
COLOMBIA Flavia Albore Logan
GUATEMALA Elsy Liliana Palma Recinos
NEW CALEDONIA  Alexandra Sakamoto
PANAMA Karina Goods Caicedo
TURKEY Ozge Ulusoy (Universe '03)

Awards
Miss Friendship  KOREA
Miss Photogenic  KOREA
Best National Costume  PERU
Best Talent  TURKEY
Best in Swimwear  RUSSIA
Best in Long Gown  TURKEY

Remainder
CANADA Rachel Anne Solidarios
CHINA Yang Liu
COSTA RICA  Shirley de los Ángeles Álvarez Sandoval
ECUADOR Angela Aurora Espinoza Gómez
GUAM Dina Chaco Dalby
HONG KONG  Polly Wong Pui-Yin
LEBANON Nathalie Ziad Khoury
MALAYSIA Sandra Tang Sok Mui
MEXICO Luz García
PERU Jennifer Lillian Fon Zegarra
SINGAPORE Julia Lim
SRI LANKA  Nishadika Jayawardene
THAILAND Thanawan Jullamaneechoke (was Romsang)
TURKMENISTAN Bahargui Glydyjova
U.S.A. Tammy Christine Barcenilla
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Malaysia (4th RU), Costa Rica (2nd RU), Russia (winner), India (1st RU), Peru (3rd RU)

Miss Asia Pacific Quest 2003
2003 October 26
AFP Theater, Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City PHI
25 entries

Results
1 RUSSIA  Tatyana Nikitina
2 INDIA  Shonal Rawat
3 COSTA RICA  Andrea Ovares López (Universe '03)
4 PERU  Tracy Freudt Bonilla
5 MALAYSIA  Samantha Wong Wye Yeng

Top 10
COLOMBIA Susana Montes Montoya
NEPAL Prerana Shah
PANAMA Ana Lorena Forgnone Guerrero
PHILIPPINES Jamie Liz "Sunshine" Lazcano Castillo (Globe '06)
SINGAPORE Celeste Valdes Lim

Awards
Miss Friendship  INDIA
Miss Photogenic  PERU
Best National Costume  KOREA
Best Talent  INDIA
Best in Swimwear  RUSSIA
Best in Long Gown  RUSSIA
People's Choice  PHILIPPINES

Remainder
AUSTRALIA Cassie Lee Thomson
CANADA Rossana Tassone
CHILE Carolina de los Ángeles Muñoz Parra
CHINA Song Dan
EL SALVADOR  Karen Beatriz Quezada Rodríguez
GUATEMALA Talia Ixmucané Fajardo Balcárcel
KOREA Ahn Chun-young
LEBANON Jolane Srour
MEXICO Ana Yuceli Ocón Batista
NEW CALEDONIA  Melody Fleur Gaspard
NEW ZEALAND  Alesha Dorothy Jones
TAHITI Hena Tetuanui
THAILAND Narue-nit Jantara-niyom
UKRAINE Marina Fedosova
U.S.A. Nathalie Thiem
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NOTE The pageant was not held in 2004, after which it was renamed Miss Asia Pacific International for the 2005 pageant
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2005 program book cover


Philippines (4th RU), Peru (3rd RU), China (2nd RU), Russia (1st RU), Costa Rica (winner)

Miss Asia Pacific International 2005
2005 April 9
Guangzhou CHN
52 entries

Results
1 COSTA RICA  Leonora Jiménez Monge (relinquished crown in November in order to compete at World '05, in which she did not place)
2 RUSSIA  Yevgeniya Lapova (took over the title)
3 CHINA  Zhang Li Ru
4 PERU  Claudia Ortiz de Zevallos Cano (Earth '02, Top 15 Universe '03, Mesoamerica '03)
5 PHILIPPINES  Jedah Casabuela Hernandez

No semi-finalists were called

Awards
Miss Friendship  AFGHANISTAN
Miss Photogenic  CHINA
Best National Costume  COSTA RICA
Best in Swimsuit  COSTA RICA
Best Evening Gown  PHILIPPINES

Remainder
AFGHANISTAN Vida Samadzai (Earth '03)
ALBANIA Vilma Masha (Earth '04)
ARGENTINA Laura Constanza Romero Demelli (Universe '03, Tourism Int'l '03, Flores '03)
AUSTRALIA Laura Frances Weston
BAHAMAS Leslia Miller (Top 10 Intercontinental '04)
BOLIVIA Gloria Mariana Limpias Suarez
BRAZIL Natalia Souza Araujo
BULGARIA Katya Petrova
CANADA April Angeline Simone Mullings
CHILE Adriana Margot Barrientos Castro
COLOMBIA Vivian Vanessa Gomez
DENMARK Masja Juel (boycotted World ''02)
EL SALVADOR  Nessie Desiree Anaya Portal
ENGLAND Alison Brennan
Ethiopia Amleset Muchie
GREECE Anna Dantchenko Karagiannopoulou (World Miss University '00)
HAITI Channa Cius
HONDURAS Leslie Gabriela Molina Kristoff
HUNGARY Diana Maloveczky
INDIA Simran Chandhok
IRAN Jaleh Benshian
JAMAICA Juel Daisi Pollard
KOREA Choi Young-Ah
LEBANON Rita Lahoud
MALAYSIA Wong Hui-Yin
NEPAL Sarah Gurung
NEW CALEDONIA  Aurore Tissot
NEW ZEALAND  Kylie Anderson
NIGERIA Awa Dicko
PANAMA Giselle Marie Bissot Kieswetter
PARAGUAY Paloma Maria Navarro Weyer
POLAND Urszula Rozniecka
SCOTLAND Megan Elizabeth Johnson
SINGAPORE Colleen Francisca Pereira
SLOVAK REPUBLIC  Olivia Laniova
SOUTH AFRICA  Jenilee Peters
SRI LANKA  Kapuruge Tehani Renata Perera
SWEDEN Florina Weisz
TAHITI Anne Maite Morou
TAIWAN Weng Hui-Chun
THAILAND Suthida Deesri
TURKEY Buket Koroglu
U.S.A. Raquel Roxanne Beezley
VENEZUELA Marilyn Ferreira Pascual
VIETNAM Ngo Thi Mai Trang
WALES Laura Jane Livesey

Did not compete
ECUADOR Cristina Eugenia Reyes Hidalgo (World '04)
ETHIOPIA
FRENCH GUIANA  Celine Claire-Eugenie
GERMANY Angelina Glass
GUYANA Suzette Shim
NICARAGUA Shantanny Anasha Campbell Lewis
PUERTO RICO  Wailani Córdova Jimenez
URUGUAY María Jimena Rivas Fernández (World '04)
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NOTE The pageant was not held from 2006 to 2015
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Korea (4th RU), Philippines (2nd RU), Netherlands (winner), Thailand (1st RU), Cook Islands (3rd RU)

Miss Asia Pacific International 2016
November 23, 2016
Sheridan Beach Resort & Spa, Palawan PHI
40 participants

Results
1 NETHERLANDS  Tessa Helena le Conge
2 THAILAND  Chawanya Thanomwong
3 PHILIPPINES  Ganiel Akrisha Atun Krishnan
4 COOK ISLANDS  Felicia George
5 KOREA  Kim So-yeon (MMOTW ’15)

Top 10
COLOMBIA Jose Stephanie Fernandez Peñeranda (SF MMMW '16)
INDIA Shiva Srishti Vyakaranam
NEW CALEDONIA  Mondy Laigle
NEW ZEALAND  Amalina Bunyasakdi
RUSSIA Tatiana Tsimfer

Top 15
AUSTRALIA Madeleine Stock
CANADA Natalie Carriere (Grand Int'l '13)
GUAM Audre Laguana Dela Cruz
PERU Ana Lucia Leiva Pereyra
SIBERIA Maria Platonova

Awards
Miss Friendship  NETHERLANDS
Miss Photogenic  COOK ISLANDS
Best in National Costume  1) INDONESIA  2) THAILAND  3) PHILIPPINES
Best in Swimsuit  1) THAILAND  2) COLOMBIA  3) KOREA
Best in Long Gown  1) COLOMBIA  2) KOREA  3) PHILIPPINES
Best in Talent  1) COOK ISLANDS  2)  PHILIPPINES  3) PERU
Darling of the Press  1) YANGON  2) CANADA  3) SOUTH SUDAN
Miss Sheridan Beach Resort & Spa  KOREA
People's Choice  PERU

Remainder
BANGLADESH Lamiya Hoque
BELARUS Polli Cannabis (All Nations '16 as Lithuania)
BOLIVIA Katherine Caceres
CHINA Zhao le
EGYPT Aysel Khaled
FRANCE Pauline Leullieux
GERMANY Mona Schafnitzl
HONG KONG  Qi Kong
INDONESIA An Nisaa Meidina
IRAQ Farah Al Haddad
JAPAN Natsuki Suzuki
LEBANON Mony Zreik
MACAU Zhang Xun-Yuan
MALAYSIA Rishon Shun
MONGOLIA Uyanga Amarmend (Tourism World '12)
MYANMAR Nan Hlaing Hlaing Moe
NEPAL Anshu KC
PAKISTAN Madeeha Naseer
SINGAPORE Ariel Bijiao Xu
SOUTH SUDAN  Achol Arow
TAIWAN Mei Hsuan Lai
UKRAINE Sofia Kukonesku
USA Kristian Gean Navarre
VIETNAM Hoang Thu Thao
YANGON (Myanmar)  Nay Chi Lin

Did not compete
GHANA Henrita Saadongluu Saaniano
MANDALAY (Myanmar)  Eaint Eaint Khin
PARAGUAY Marta Diaz

Removed from official gallery
JAMAICA Shanique Singh
MACEDONIA Nadica Dimkovska
MEXICO Nadia Parra
NIGERIA Toyin Ogunlade
SRI LANKA  Shahaskra Nimashini

Replaced
UKRAINE Maria Furdychka
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2017 program cover


Philippines (4th RU), Netherlands (3rd RU), Brazil (winner), New Zealand (1st RU), Honduras (2nd RU)

2017 November 29
Newport Performing Arts Theater, Manila, PHI
42 participants

Results
1 BRAZIL  Francielly Soares Ouriques (Café '17)
2 NEW ZEALAND  Acacia Walker
3 HONDURAS  Valeria Alejandra Cardona Urbina (Banano '17, Earth '17)
4 NETHERLANDS  Morgan Doelwijt
5 PHIIPPINES  Ilene Astrid Cañete de Vera

Top10
COSTA RICA  Kimberly Porras Boza
JAPAN Yuki Sonoda (Charity Queen of One Power '15)
MONGOLIA Anundari Dashdorj
NICARAGUA Katering Medina
SOUTH AFRICA  Chanelle Soncini

Top 15
COLOMBIA Yhully Bell Gómez Zúñiga
COOK ISLANDS  Lydia Simonis Tariu
EGYPT Farah Kamal Abouseda
PERU Patricia Seminario Valdiviezo
RUSSIA Viktoriya Dashieva

Remainder
AUSTRALIA Louisa Brown
BELARUS Karyna Kisialiova
CANADA Maleeka Singh
CHINA Wen Dou
EASTER ISLAND  Tiare Elizabeth Faúndez Pakarati
EL SALVADOR  Janeth Steffany Carranza Erazo
FRANCE Laura Deflandre
GERMANY Anastasia Bersch
GUAM Annania Nauta
HONG KONG  Kiko O Ka Ki
ICELAND Donna Eunice Cruz
INDIA Sonika Roy
INDONESIA Rita Nurmaliza
KOREA Song Hyeon-jin
LEBANON Souad Hanna
MACAU Yuan Siyi
MALAYSIA Lai Kah Yin
MAURITIUS Aylasha Ramrachia
MEXICO Jade Stefanía Yáñez Rodríguez
MYANMAR Htwe Ei Kyaw
NEPAL Sahara Basnet
SINGAPORE Lynette Chua Xin Qian
SRI LANKA  Hasini Samuel
SURINAME Francisca Wong Loi Sing
TAIWAN Ting Wen-yin
THAILAND Lisa Suwannaketkarn
VIETNAM Vương Thanh Tuyền

Did not compete
BANGLADESH Marjana Chowdhury
FIJI Elizabeth Tanya Sidal
GUATEMALA Nataly David
KYRGYZSTAN Karina Klepacheva

Special Awards:
Darling of the Press: 1) Sri Lanka  2) Mauritius 3) Vietnam
Best in National Costume: 1) Indonesia  2) Russia 3) Brazil
Best in Festival Costume: 1) Brazil  2) Nicaragua 3) Philippines
Miss Photogenic: Cook Islands
Miss Congeniality: Australia
Best in Talent: 1) Cook Islands  2) Indonesia  3) Easter Islands
Best in Swimsuit: 1) Brazil  2) South Africa  3) Philippines
Best in Evening Gown: 1) Honduras 2)Philippines  3) Vietnam
Best in Hairstyle:  New Zealand
Miss Flawlessly U: Honduras

Sponsor Awards:
Miss Vitress: New Zealand
Miss Stronghold Insurance: Malaysia
Miss Sheridan Palawan:  Brazil
Miss Zanea Shoes: 1) India  2) Brazil
Miss Movenpick Boracay: Honduras

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