Bing Lin Tao emerged the winner of the Miss Universe China 2017 at the event that saw 15 beauties taking to the ramp at Meikles Hotel in the capital this Monday.

The night belonged to Bing Lin Tao a Zimbabwean model who beat 14 other beauties to land the coveted crown.

Xinru Han was crowned First Princess with Second Princess gong going to Wanzhong Wang.

Zimbabwe Tourism Authority chief executive officer, Karikoga Kaseke said the event was part of the efforts to market the tourism industry in Zimbabwe.

Chinese Federation of Zimbabwe deputy chairman, Zivanyai Zhou said the event is the beginning of the journey of cultural exchange between the two countries.

The delegation including the models is expected to tour various other tourist attraction sites in the country.