Pheu Thai party leader Yingluck Shinawatra
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Yingluck Shinawatra opposition leads Thai exit polls

The party allied to ousted and exiled former leader Thaksin Shinawatra is set for a major victory in Thailand's general election, partial results say.

Outgoing Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has already conceded victory to his rival, opposition leader Yingluck Shinawatra.

Speaking at a news conference, the Pheu Thai party leader said her first priority as prime minister would be the economy.

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