IKEA Considering Opening in Ramallah

After initial studies and meetings with PA official, IKEA is considering opening a new mega-store in Ramallah.

By Rina Tzvi

 

IKEA is considering opening a branch in Ramallah.

IKEA store – Reuters

Two IKEA executives visited Ramallah last month and met with the Palestinian Authority economics minister, Jawad al-Naji, Israeli daily Yediot Achronot reported

Israel has IKEA megastores in Netanya and Rishon Lezion and is set open a third next year in Kiryat Ata.

IKEA plans to have the Ramallah employees train at the Netanya store, which has an employee training center, according to Yediot.

“If asked, we’ll be happy to help establish the store,” said Matthew Bronfman, the franchisee for IKEA in Israel.

 

View original Arutz Sheva publication at: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/170016#.Uecpkm2rEYC

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