Economy key issue in S Korea elections

South Koreans set to vote on Wednesday as polls show growing opposition to country's business elite.

    South Koreans are due to vote in a new president on Wednesday.

    The economy has been a key issue in the eleciton campaign so far, with polls showing a growing opposition to the country's business elite.

    The presidential candidates - both liberal and conservative - are talking about explanding South Korea's comparatively small welfare system.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Seoul, South Korea.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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