On July 6th a press conference took place for the inauguration of the colossal Trump Ocean Club, located in Punta Pacifica, Panama City, Panama. Millionaire Donald Trump, owner of the building and also of the Miss Universe Organization, flew to Panama to attend the opening of this new structure.
During the event, Panamanian president Ricardo Martinelli announced that Panama will host the Miss Universe pageant in 2013, the same year that the Panama City subway system will be inaugurated.
It is the third time that Panama City hosts Miss Universe. Previous editions were held in the country in 1986 and 2003.
Among special guests at the event were Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump, and Justine Pasek-Joelson (Miss Universe 2002). Photos Courtesy Panama Presidency Press Department