IKEA files final application for opening stores in India

This was one of the major issues raised by IKEA while approaching the government in June this year with its plans to invest 1.5 billion euro (Rs 10,500 crore) in India to set up 25 stores.

Opening of store in India subject to full govt approval: IKEA

The company had earlier said that "the conditions applied to local sourcing from SMEs might be difficult for it to live up to".