Winning smiles and winning styles

Three out of 23 finalists came up tops at the grand finals of the Miss Singapore Beauty Pageant 2015 at Orchid Country Club on Saturday. From left: Student Vanessa Tan, 20, was the 2nd runner-up. Freelance educator Hashiena Jan Ayub, 22, won the titl
PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

Three out of 23 finalists came up tops at the grand finals of the Miss Singapore Beauty Pageant 2015 at Orchid Country Club on Saturday.

From left: Student Vanessa Tan, 20, was the 2nd runner-up.

Freelance educator Hashiena Jan Ayub, 22, won the title of Miss Singapore Global Beauty Queen 2015, and will represent the country at the Miss Global Beauty Queen Pageant in South Korea later this year.

Entrepreneur Jojo Tan, 24, was named Miss Singapore Tourism Queen 2015, and will compete in the Miss Tourism Queen competition in China later this year.

Student Vanessa Tiara Tay, 18, was crowned Miss Singapore Chinatown 2015. She will represent Singapore in the Miss Chinese International 2016 in Hong Kong, organised by HK TVB.

Student Apple Lai, 22, was the 1st runner-up.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 31, 2015, with the headline 'Winning smiles and winning styles'. Print Edition | Subscribe