Megan Young is in Jakarta, Indonesia to attend the crowning of Miss Indonesia 2014. After her trip in Indonesia, the current Miss World will return to Philippines to make an important announcement. At the beginning of the month, Megan Young had the honor to met the vice president of the Philippines Jejomar Binay. The vice president and Miss World PH director Cory Quirino want Miss World 2014 to be held in Manila. Indeed, with a worldwide viewing audience of over 1 billion people across 168 countries and after Yolanda’s disaster it will be such a good news for the Philippines. Indeed, according to the reuters.com, the cost of typhoon reconstruction this year could reach $3.1 billion. Miss World 2013, Megan Young would like the theme Rebuilding as a tribute for her country and to show in front of the world their efforts after typhoon. Last year, Megan Young made history by becoming the very first Filipino woman to be crowned Miss World.
Miss Indonesia 2014 is the tenth edition of the Miss Indonesia pageant at Jakarta International Expo, Jakarta. The winner of Miss Indonesia 2014 will represent Indonesia in Miss World 2014 in Manila. Check out Miss World’s diary in Indonesia on the official website of Miss World Organisation here. Our Miss World posted on twitter ‘Learning how to speak slang in Bahasa is so much fun! Seneng parrrraaaaaaaah!’ Remember a few days ago Miss Universe from Venezuela Gabriela Isler was also in Indonesia but it was to crowned Puteri Indonesia 2014, Elvira Devinamira won the title, she will represent Indonesia at the Miss Universe 2014.
Miss Indonesia 2011 1st runner up Amanda Zevannyawas just met Miss World: ‘I was on the same stage with her when she was crowned Miss World 2013, as one of the hosts. and i just got a chance to take a picture with her, and meet her in person. such a lovely lady! I’m a fan!’
An indonesian TV journalist posted on her instagram account a photo and a few words after her interview with Megan Young. ‘After interviewing Megan Young, Miss World 2013. She’s really nice, humble, and sweet. She even asked about my hijab. She said that my hijab is awesome, and she curious how to wear it. When she asked my name, i told her my nickname : Ade. I told her that ade in english means lil sister. And she said “oh, in my country it means ‘bunso’. So u’re my bunso.. hahaha”. Well, if only she knows that i’m older than her. But with my petite body no wonder if she called me bunso. 😀 Well, really nice to meet u, Megan.’
Megan Young spent Valentine’s day with her mom and friends. She posted on her instagram account ‘With my valentine, Momma! I gave her orchids as my gift. Her favorite! I love you so much, Inay.’