Huang Qifan’s major achievements in Chongqing included developing an electronics industry to cut its reliance on coal and steel,. Photo: Reuters

End of an era for mayor who survived Bo Xilai scandal and oversaw Chongqing’s economic boom

Huang Qifan was once tipped for high office, but he has quit as Chongqing’s mayor and sources suggest he may be heading for a relatively low-key post in the national legislature

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Huang Qifan’s major achievements in Chongqing included developing an electronics industry to cut its reliance on coal and steel,. Photo: Reuters
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