POKEMON and HELLO KITTY appreciated as Special Envoys (Mascot Character) for EXPO 2025 OSAKA, KANSAI, JAPAN

February 21, 2019
Japanese

  • POKEMON (PIKACHU) appreciated as Special Envoys (Mascot Character) for EXPO 2025 OSAKA, KANSAI, JAPAN
  • Foreign Minister Kono together with POKEMON (PIKACHU) and HELLO KITTY
  • HELLO KITTY appreciated as Special Envoys (Mascot Character) for EXPO 2025 OSAKA, KANSAI, JAPAN
  1. On Feburuary 21, Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs, presented to POKEMON (representative: PIKACHU) and HELLO KITTY the letters of appreciation for their contribution as Special Envoys (Mascot Character) for EXPO 2025 OSAKA, KANSAI, JAPAN.

    (Reference) Japan was elected as the host country of EXPO 2025 at the election held in Paris on November 23rd in 2018.