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Malaysia state's new sultan tipped to be country's next king

4 days ago   |   By National Post

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - The central Malaysian state of Pahang's soon-to-be new sultan is tipped to become the country's next king under a unique rotating monarchy system.
The Conference of Rulers has said it will pick a new king among nine hereditary state rulers on Jan. 24 following the sudden abdication of Sultan Muhammad V after just two years on the throne. No reasons were given for the Jan. 6 abdication, the first in the nation's history, which came after the 49-year-old Sultan Muhammad V reportedly married a former Russian beauty queen.
Pahang's 88-year-old Sultan Ahmad Shah is next...
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Malaysia state's new sultan tipped to be country's next king

4 days ago   |   By ABC News

The central Malaysian state of Pahang is getting a new sultan who is tipped to become the country's next king under a unique rotating monarchy system
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