Press Release

  1. 2022.10.05
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program Co-creation Partners Registered (September 2022)
  2. 2022.09.15
    Agreement for Comprehensive Cooperation Promotion Concluded with Japan Association for the International Horticultural Expo 2027, Yokohama
  3. 2022.09.09
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Special Edition License Plates issuance     ~ Advance Application starts from September 26~
  4. 2022.09.08
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program Co-creation Partners Registered (August 2022)
  5. 2022.09.07
    English Video Messages from Osaka Kansai Expo 2025 Ambassadors Released
  6. 2022.09.07
    Future Society Showcase Project “Kura Sushi, Inc.” as a provider of “Future foods” at the site of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Tentatively Decided
  7. 2022.09.07
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan “Future Society Showcase Project Exhibition” Sponsor companies Announced – Three projects “Expo Virtual Venue”, Personal Agent for Visitors” and “EV Bus for Visitors Mobility”
  8. 2022.09.06
    Cooperation Promotion Agreement with the Office for the Promotion of Regional revitalization, Cabinet Office, and National SDGs Platform Liaison Council Concluded
  9. 2022.08.31
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Thematic Project “Signature Pavilion” Sponsors Newly Joined
  10. 2022.08.31
    First sponsorship contract for “Expo Site Development Participation” Concluded
  11. 2022.08.08
    Young architects responsible for designing 20 facilities decided: “Resting area”, “Restroom” and other facilities in the venue of EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
  12. 2022.08.04
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program Co-creation Partners Registered (July 2022)
  13. 2022.07.26
    Tokyo Office Opened on July 26
  14. 2022.07.26
    The Comprehensive Cooperation Promotion Agreement concluded with Information-technology Promotion Agency, Japan (IPA) –
  15. 2022.07.26
    Expo Site Operation Participation of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan (2nd round) and Recruitment of Proposals for the “Co-Design Challenge” Program Started
  16. 2022.07.25
    Expo Outcome Design Committee’s “EODC Report” Released
  17. 2022.07.21
    Venue Design and Venue Management Production Structure Announced
  18. 2022.07.19
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan, Countdown Boards in 47 prefectures Set Up until the Expo – The countdown to the opening has started all over Japan –
  19. 2022.07.18
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Official character nickname “MYAKU-MYAKU” decided
  20. 2022.07.13
    New perspective drawing of the Grand Roof (Ring) released and venue layout (updated version) announced
  21. 2022.07.11
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
    1000 Days to Go Events in Tokyo and Osaka to be Held on the same day
    ~ Official Character’s Nickname to be Announced~
  22. 2022.07.08
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program
    Co-creation Partners Registered (June 2022)
  23. 2022.07.07
    Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan Inc. Installs Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Support Vending Machine Starting cooperation for momentum fostering
  24. 2022.07.01
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program
    1000 Days To Go Project Begins
    ~1000 days before the opening of the Expo. Let’s start changing the future ~
  25. 2022.07.01
    One Signature Pavilion Name Changed
  26. 2022.06.15
    Recruitment of Participating Schools for Educational Program in Academic Year 2022 Begins ~Expansion of Implementation Areas Nationwide~
  27. 2022.06.10
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
    Design and Issuance Schedule of Special Edition License Plates Decided
    ~Issuance Begins Autumn 2022~
  28. 2022.06.09
    “The Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Basic Policy on Visitor Transportation” Established
  29. 2022.06.08
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program Co-creation Partners Registered (May 2022)
  30. 2022.05.30
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan, Exhibitors of Pavilion for Private Sectors Revealed Basic Concept
  31. 2022.05.17
    Open Call for Official Character Nickname Closed 33,197 Entries Received
  32. 2022.05.13
    Official Character Nickname Selection Committee Members and First-Round Screening Judges Decided
  33. 2022.05.12
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program Co-creation Partners Registered (April 2022)
  34. 2022.04.27
    “The policy for the Sustainable Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan” and Revised ”EXPO 2025 Green Vision” Released
  35. 2022.04.21
    Cooperation Promotion Agreement Concluded with Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN (SME Support, JAPAN)
  36. 2022.04.18
    “EXPO 2025 Design System” Launched For Unified Image of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan and Its Branding
  37. 2022.04.18
    “Join 2025” Expo 2025’s Message of Three Years to Go Launched
  38. 2022.04.18
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Thematic Project Signature Pavilion Sponsors Newly Joined
  39. 2022.04.18
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Thematic Project Master Plan of the “Brilliance of Life Project”
  40. 2022.03.22
    Brand New Expo Character Design Revealed
  41. 2022.03.18
    MS Porrima Appointed as a Special Supporter of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
  42. 2022.03.07
    International Forum for Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai to be held online
  43. 2022.02.17
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Thematic Project Signature Pavilion Sponsors
  44. 2022.02.10
    Participating Exhibitors of “Pavilion Hosting” by Enterprises, Organizations, and Other Parties in Expo 2025 Tentatively Decided
  45. 2022.02.04
    Distribution of original masks and paper cranes at the Japan Pavilion of Expo 2020 Dubai
  46. 2021.12.15
    Event Planning Producer Decided for Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
  47. 2021.09.24
    Pokémon Appointed as Special Supporter of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
  48. 2021.06.16
    TOKURA Masakazu Appointed as New Chairman and Representative Director
  49. 2020.12.25
    Master Plan for Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan, Formulated
  50. 2020.12.01
    Japan’s Registration Dossier concerning the Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Approved by the BIE General Assembly
  51. 2020.11.30
    Educational Program Launched Targeting Elementary and Junior High Schools
  52. 2020.11.30
    “TEAM EXPO 2025” Program Launched
  53. 2020.08.25
    Brandnew Expo Logo Revealed
  54. 2020.07.13
    Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Appointment of Producers
  55. 2019.12.10
    Conclusion of Cooperation Agreement with Dubai 2020