Sultan Abdullah of Pahang (1979) elected as new Malaysian king

24 January 2019
Malaysia has elected Sultan Abdullah of Pahang as its new king after the abdication of the previous monarch. Sultan Abdullah studied at Worcester in 1979. According to news reports, he is expected to be sworn into his new role on 31 January. See: www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-24/malaysia-chooses-new-king-after-previous-monarch-steps-down