Kintetsu close to abandoning rail link extension to Yumeshima

Kintetsu Group Holdings is reportedly close to abandoning its earlier plans to extend its rail line to Yumeshima before the 2025 World Expo. The firm is concerned that there may be little passenger demand with lingering uncertainty over the pandemic and the future of IR development in Osaka.

近鉄、夢洲との直通列車 万博前の導入見送りを検討 (Nihon Keizai Shinbun)