• Kyodo


In its efforts to get ready for the 2025 World Expo, Osaka Metro Co. plans to revamp 15 of its subway stations by fiscal 2024 under the banner of creating a “futuristic Osaka,” according to officials.

The stations on its Midosuji and Chuo Lines to be revamped include Umeda Station, a major train hub in the northern part of the city, as well as Shin-Osaka Station, which connects to the Tokaido Shinkansen, the officials said.

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