From the kings of Cambodia and Thailand to the Japanese emperor and the sultans of Malaysia and Brunei, here is everything you need to know about Asia's monarchies.
What You Need To Know
in Asia: Bahrain, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, United Arab Emiratesread more >
Japan lays claim to the world’s oldest continuous hereditary monarchy. Its lineage can be traced at least
years.read more >
In East and Southeast Asia
currently have monarchs as their heads of state, although the royals’ political power and relevance varies widely across the regionread more >