Ninh Hoang Ngan of Vietnam won the Talent Award at the Super Model Asian Beauty Contest held Nov 1-4 in Japan.
The 21-year-old student of Ton Duc Thang University in Ho Chi Minh City won the award at the final night on Nov 4 in Tokyo.
Ngan, who was selected Miss Beauty Fashion at the Miss Vietnam World 2010 contest, was the first Vietnamese representative at the event, held for the sixth time.
The Vietnamese model competed with other 16 contestants from 11 countries and territories in Asia.
Supermodel Tan Ying Ying from Singapore won the pageant, representatives from Japan and Thailand won Asian Beauty Awards, the Taiwanese representative was awarded a Special Prize and the model from Macau was selected Miss Photogenic.