Ouyang Yujing, China's new ambassador to Malaysia, arrives at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: China Embassy of PRC in Malaysia Ouyang Yujing, China's new ambassador to Malaysia, arrives at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: China Embassy of PRC in Malaysia
Ouyang Yujing, China's new ambassador to Malaysia, arrives at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: China Embassy of PRC in Malaysia
Malaysia

Malaysia has a new ambassador from Beijing. How will he handle their South China Sea dispute?

  • Ouyang Yujing’s appointment could mean ‘more authoritative decisions’ over the countries’ overlapping claims in the waterway
  • The 55-year-old is described as being ‘thoroughly experienced’ in land border and maritime affairs, and will also seek to boost the countries’ trade relationship

Topic |   Malaysia
Ouyang Yujing, China's new ambassador to Malaysia, arrives at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: China Embassy of PRC in Malaysia Ouyang Yujing, China's new ambassador to Malaysia, arrives at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: China Embassy of PRC in Malaysia
Ouyang Yujing, China's new ambassador to Malaysia, arrives at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo: China Embassy of PRC in Malaysia
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