We have been discussing a great deal about the most successful leaders, musicians, politicians and people you want to know about and here we are again with facts you might not be knowing about one of the most richest kings in the world, The Sultan of Brunei, Prince Hassanal Bolkiah. He has the privilege of being the 29th Sultan in dynasty with a net worth around $20 Billion. He is known for his businesses in oil and gas.
Let us now discuss him in detail.
Apart from the running Brunei, the Sultan of Brunei makes time to focus on his spectacular and largest collections of automobiles, landed in the five garages which are of the size of airplane hangars, definitely leaves you curious to know the size of the place he call it as home. The president of the richest country in the world was literally born with spoon made of gold using gold in his everything has also encrusted diamond and gold in his every out of 1788 rooms of and flawless palace, Istana Nurul Iman palace in Brunei. The one of largest and luxurious palace in the world spreading over 2,152,782 square feet has over 650 suits, furnished at not less than 150,000 Euros and has 257 bath-in-land with gold and silver which will take you 24 hours just to inspect each room for 30 seconds. The country of Brunei comprises on island and owned by a royal family in form of sultan ship. Currently this small country is one of the richest countries with main income through oil and gas export which contributes mainly to sultan’s luxury and peaceful life.
The Sultans has been ruling over the state for more than 600 years and now the throne has been passing to one of his 12 children, Al-Muhtadee Bilah. The family has 7 daughters and five sons with his three wives. He also has 10 grand children.
10 interesting facts about Hassanal Bolkiah
1)He access the throne at the age of 21.
2)The Sultan is also the Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Finance and Supreme Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces.
3)He often attends mosques throughout the country for obligatory Friday prayers, and he hardly seems to miss any Friday prayers.
4)He made medicines and medical treatment free of charge to children, policemen and members of Royal Brunei armed Forces, subsistence allowances for widows and people with disabilities and he is the first one to do that in Brunei.
5)He owns many of the most expensive and fastest cars that numbers over 5000 including more than 500 Mercedes Benz and 20 Lamborghini.
6)Certain brands like Ferrari, Bugatti, Bentley and Royal-Royce makes new cars exclusively for him that are not sold or advertise.
7)He wears gold in everything, from dresses to wash basins of his bathroom.
8)He has about Honorary Doctorate Degree in over 14 fields!
9)He owns one of the largest and most expensive real estate properties in Las Vegas with estimate amount of $37.5 million.
10)his brother spent nearly around $12billion dollars in a span of one year destroying around 9 to 10 percent of state economy and was banned by sultan for next whole decade.
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