The transfer of Huang Qifan to the legislature comes after months of speculation he was marked for a greater role. Photo: Nora Tam The transfer of Huang Qifan to the legislature comes after months of speculation he was marked for a greater role. Photo: Nora Tam
The transfer of Huang Qifan to the legislature comes after months of speculation he was marked for a greater role. Photo: Nora Tam

Chongqing mayor Huang Qifan to move to China’s legislature

New position ends months of speculation the political veteran would take over China’s financial reform, as Beijing promotes a young rising star to head the southwest economic powerhouse

Topic |   China's leadership reshuffle 2017
The transfer of Huang Qifan to the legislature comes after months of speculation he was marked for a greater role. Photo: Nora Tam The transfer of Huang Qifan to the legislature comes after months of speculation he was marked for a greater role. Photo: Nora Tam
The transfer of Huang Qifan to the legislature comes after months of speculation he was marked for a greater role. Photo: Nora Tam
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