Ajang Miss World 2016 yang berlangsung hari Minggu, 18 Desember 2016 yang lalu, di MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland, Amerika Serikat ini menyisakan kebanggan tersendiri bagi warga Indonesia. Natasha Mannuela Halim (22), gadis asal Bangka Belitung ini berhasil memborong 5 gelar sekaligus di ajang Miss World 2016.

Acha, panggilan akrab Natasha, yang saat ini masih tercatat sebagai mahasiswa di STIE Prasetiya Mulya ini, dinobatkan sebagai Runner-Up Kedua Miss World 2016. Ia juga membawa pulang penghargaan “Beauty With A Purpose”, “Miss World Asia & Oceania”, Runner-Up pertama untuk Top Model Competition, dan Runner-Up Kedua untuk Multimedia.

Pemenang Miss World 2016 jatuh kepada Stephanie Del Valle dari Puerto Rico, sedangkan Runner-Up pertama jatuh kepada Yaritza Miguelina asal Republik Dominika.

Acha yang gemar balet dan main musik ini, merupakan Miss Indonesia 2016 asal Bangka Belitung dan berhak maju ke ajang Miss World 2016 mewakili Indonesia.  Malam itu Acha tampak cantik dan elegan mengenakan gaun karya desainer tanah air, Maria Ruth Fernanda, Crystal Clarissa dan Barli Asmara.

"Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think." Thank God for this opportunity to learn, grow and become a great blessing. Thank you for always believing in me even when I didn't believe in my self. Thanks to my family, friends, and fellow Indonesian who always support me in prayers, by voting and love. Thank you to MWO for this priceless experience ❤️ Thanks to all the team who supported me since the first time; @liliana_tanoesoedibjo, @starmedianusantara, @starharvestacademy, MNC Group, and all the Indonesia's Pageant Media ??❤️ 2nd Runner up Miss World, BWAP winner, 1st runner up Top Model Fast track, 2nd runner up Multimedia Fast Track, it's all because His grace ?? :') Wearing the super beautiful gown by @mariaruthfernanda, Thanks for making me look like a real princess ? #MissWorld2016 #MissWorld #NatashaGoestoMW2016

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Selamat ya, Acha!