StampNews.com got to know that Pos Malaysia has released a special commemorative stamp and philatelic collection to celebrate the coronation of Sultan Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar. With a royal portrait of the Sultan Ibrahim, the special stamps consist of three individual stamps priced at 60 Sen, 80 Sen and RM1on a sheet of 14 stamps each.
Pos Malaysia Group acting chief executive officer Azlan Shahrim gave his comments concerning this stamp issue: "Pos Malaysia is proud to mark the occasion by issuing this special collection. This coronation has been a long-waited event since the last coronation in 1960".
Sultan Ibrahim Ismail (born 22 November 1958) is the 25th and incumbent Sultan of Johor. He is the son of Sultan Iskandar. A motorcycle enthusiast, Sultan Ibrahim is well known as the founder of the annual motorcycling tour event, Kembara Mahkota Johor.