Vietnam has just been ranked No.5 in the top Asian countries which were most successful in beauty pageants in 2011 by Global Beauties Magazine.
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Venezuela topped the world’s list, followed by the Philippines and Brazil.
The Philippines also topped the Asian countries’ list, followed by Thailand, China, India and Vietnam.
According to Global Beauties’ official website, rankings are based on the results of the world’s 6 biggest beauty pageants: Miss Supranational, Miss Universe, Miss World, Miss International, Miss Earth and Miss Tourism Queen International.
Thu May (1st from R) won the third runner-up title at this year's Miss Supranational in Poland
In 2011, Vietnam sent contestants to the pageants and achieved remarkable results such as Thu May’s 3rd runner-up title at Miss Supranational in Poland, Truc Diem’s Top 15 at Miss International and Thuy Ngan’s Top 20 at Miss Tourism Queen International both in China.