Binibining Pilipinas International Ahtisa Manalo on Friday landed at the Top 8 of this year’s Miss International which was held at Tokyo Dome City Hall in Japan.
Joining Manalo are candidates from Romania, Ecuador, Columbia, Japan, Spain, South Africa and Venezuela.
The 21-year-old beauty queen aimed to gain the country’s seventh Miss International title.
Before leaving country for the competition she declared: “I’m not gonna go to Japan just to be the second best.” /jpv
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