SUAB HMONG NEWS (05/02/2016) – A Hmong Basi ceremony held in St. Paul, MN on April 16, 2016 to celebrate Miss Paj Tshiab Vaj winning the 2016 Miss Hmong International.
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Many distinguish guests participated the event including Senator Foung Hawj and Wachong Vang, one of General Vang Pao’s son.
Miss Hmong Wisconsin 2016 and other Miss Hmongs from Minnesota and out of states also participated the event.
Ms. Paj Tshiab Vaj, 2016 Miss Hmong International, said one of her major goal is to hold an event to recognize the Miss Hmongs before the end of her term.
“I wanted to recognize and to show the community how hard we, Miss Hmong pageants, work because not many people know.
Also recognize some of the Miss Hmong who works hard with the Hmong community” said Paj Tshiab Vaj.
Ms. Paj Tshiab Vaj won the 2016 Miss Hmong International at the 2015-16 Hmong International New Year at the end of the year 2015 in Fresno, CA.