Get Rea! S15 - EP5

Age Old Poverty
45 Mins

By Channel NewsAsia Published: 31 Jan 2017 Audio: English

South Korea is one of the world's richest countries but it has the poorest elderly among all industrialised economies. Let down by a flawed pension system and fractured family ties, South Korean elderly are taking desperate measures to survive. Can South Korea fix a broken system?

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