Malaysia is an Asian country of 28 million inhabitants with approx. half of its territory situated on the Malay Peninsula and the other half on the island of Borneo.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
229 views

Are the Malays of Malaysia descended from Yunnan, China?

Referring to the post here. The research discovered that the Malays in these sub-ethnic groups were genetically composed of some Proto-Malay (orang asli Melayu), Semang and Indian DNA, with at ...
8
votes
1answer
195 views

Monarchies with built-in rotation

I have read that rotation among nine hereditary rulers of provinces determines who is King of Malaysia during a given 5-year term. This seems to stand out from related practices e.g. over the history ...