Gusti Kanjeng Ratu Pembayun: the Next Sultan of Yogyakarta?

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The eldest daughter of the Sultan of Yogyakarta Gusti Kanjeng Ratu (GKR) Pembayun is rumoured to be the next Sultan of Yogyakarta. If true, this means GKR Pembayun would be the next governor of the special province of Yogyakarta, an insider of the Yogyakarta Sultanate told us on Wednesday (Jul. 16). [Continue reading]

GBPH Prabukusumo: Business & Politics

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Anyone, who wants to run a business or trying to get a political support from the society in Yogyakarta province, needs to build a relationship with Yogyakarta Sultanate family member. It is because Yogyakarta Sultanate is believed to have a certain power to influence the local authority in the issuance of important business permits as well as influencing local residents in supporting certain political party, where the member of Yogyakarta Sultanate family belong to. [continue reading]