Expo 2025

Thousands oppose Osaka Metro’s plan to change major stations in giant boats and fabric swatches

Is Osaka Metro destroying the sophistication of the city, or is it just the victim of a bunch of wet blankets?

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Osaka World Expo “Fist” statue stirs controversy for being “incredibly gaudy”

Some angered over Osaka’s three-finger-ring-fever in its bid for the World Expo 2025.

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Pikachu, Shinzo Abe, and other Pokémon go to bat for Osaka to host 2025 World Expo

Nintendo’s popular pocket monsters take us on a whirlwind tour of what Osaka is capable of.

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