MR INTERNATIONAL 2007: Ong (first row, second right) and Sim (first row, third right) with the contestants of Mr International 2007 in Edric Ong’s creations.
Contestants in Mr International 2007 to be held in Kuching on Dec 31 will showcase a touch of Sarawak style when they parade men’s wear created by internationally renowned Malaysian designer, Edric Ong.
The winner becomes a modern ambassador of today’s men and is given opportunities to travel the world over, participating in official charity and social events, appearing on television, speaking on a variety of topics, and getting the education, experiences and values to fulfill his career goals.
Mr International pageant was founded in 2006 by the organisers of Mr Singapore. Since then, it has become an international event with countless men all over the world vying to be the titleholder.Mr. International contestants are in Kuching for the past week. They are from 17 nations namely Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Egypt, Greece, Guatemala, India, Italy, Korea, Latvia, Lebanon, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, USA, and Venezuela. The current Mr International 2006 is Wissam Hanna of Lebanon.
The Mr International 2007 pageant final will be held in the Sarawak Chamber Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Riverside Hotel on Dec 31.