Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng has welcomed yesterday’s appointments by the State Council in Beijing for the posts of National Security Affairs Adviser and National Security Technical Adviser on the Committee for Safeguarding National Security of the Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR).
The director of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the MSAR, Fu Ziying, was appointed National Security Affairs Adviser. Zheng Xincong, deputy director of the office, and Yin Shuhua, who heads the Public Relations Department of the office, were appointed National Security Technical Advisers.
Ho said that the government will continue to work strictly in line with the nation’s Constitution and the MSAR Basic Law, and fully support their work.
Ho reaffirmed Macao’s constitutional responsibility of safeguarding national security, defending the country’s sovereignty, security and development interests, while firmly protecting Macao’s long-term prosperity and stability, The Macau Post Daily reported.