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The conference for potential sponsors on March 12, 2008

In the conference, all local and foreign corporations negotiated frankly, raised questions relevant to the rights that apply to the Miss Universe brand, and showed their interest to sponsor the event.

Ho Chi Minh City, March 12, 2008, Hoan Vu Joint Stock Company – the hosting unit of the Miss Universe 2008 Pageant – officially held the conference for potential sponsors for the Miss Universe 2008 Pageant, taking place on July 14, 2008 in Nha Trang City, to announce and call for sponsor packages for the pageant. The conference interested over 200 multinational and local corporations by its unique opportunity to promote their brands during the Miss Universe Pageant 2008.

The conference was attended by the Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture - Tourism - Sports and the Chief of the event Mr. Le Tien Tho; Vice Chairman of Khanh Hoa Province’s People’s Committee and the Chief of Miss Universe Pageant 2008 – Mr. Le Xuan Than, Chief Editor of Thanh Nien Newspapers, Chief of sponsorship and consultancy to the board of the event, and Deputy Chief of the Organizing Board Mr. Nguyen Cong Khe, and General Director and Assistant Chief of the event’s organizing board Mr. Nguyen Quoc Toan and Mrs Rachel Frimer, Vice President of Organizing Board.

The organization board of Miss Universe 2008 officially announced the coronation night will officially take place on July 14, 2008 and detailed all the activities concerning the sponsorship package during the event as well as sponsors’ rights. After the conference, the organizing board announced that they will hold more detailed meetings regarding the sponsor packages discussed in the conference.

The conference witnessed the signing between Hoan Vu Joint Stock Company and 12 sponsors. All are the first sponsors for the event :


1.Thanh Nien Newspaper – sponsor for information
2. HTV Station - the official unit broadcasting for the Miss Universe 2008 pageant
3. Hoan Vu Joint-Stock Company – the partner concerning stage construction of the 7,500 seats Crown Convention Center
4. Transport engineering construction and business investment joint-stock company 584 – sponsor for Silver Cup worth 584,000 USD
5. Southern Asia Bank – sponsor for silver cup worth 777,000 USD.
6. Vinpearl Nha Trang – sponsor for hotel accommodation.
7. Thuy Loc Company – sponsor for cosmetics and spa Shiseido worth 500,000 USD.
8. PNJ Joint – Stock Company – sponsor for the main crown made of pearls and diamonds, the official sponsor for jewelry
9. Yen Sao Company– official sponsor for drinks
10. Song Xuan Company – sponsor for broadcasting in FM Xone
11. Saigon Factory Outlet Mall – Official sponsor for sites
12. G.O.L – sponsor for the official webpage of the event

After the contract signing ceremony, enterprises enjoyed a party in an up beat environment.
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