20 yr old and 1.78m (5’10”) tall former Miss World Curacao, Nashaira Balentien, has been appointed as Miss Universe Curacao 2017. She will now represent Curacao in the upcoming Miss Universe 2017 pageant which is likely to be held in November this year. She succeeds Chanelle de Lau as the new Miss Universe Curacao.
Balentien was crowned Miss World Curacao 2016 but couldn’t participate in Miss World 2016 due to some personal reasons. This year there is no contest for Miss Universe Curacao 2017, she has been chosen to compete in Miss Universe 2017. She will be officially crowned later in a press conference.