Beijing names new deputy to Macau liaison officeLocal | 31 Mar 2020 12:57 pm
The Bejing Liaison Office in Macau has announced the appointment of Yan Zhichan as one of its four vice-directors.
According to a statement, Yan was born in the city of Yangchun, Guangdong province in May 1964. A graduate of Sun Yat-sen University’s School of Government, she holds a postgraduate degree and a master’s degree in management.
Yan has held senior government and Communist Party positions in various cities and provinces, such as in Zhanjiang, Jieyang, Anhui and the Guangxi.
Before the Macau appointment, Yan was a vice-chairwoman of Guangxi.
The Liaison Office is the representative office of China's State Council. Its director, Fu Ziying, is the highest-ranking central government official posted to Macau.