You’ve heard it right, the Swedish chain of furniture stores now has definite plans to open their first store in the Philippines. The Philippine Daily Inquirer was the first to report the news (although exact details have not been made available yet).
Despite details on the first IKEA store in the Philippines not being out yet, Filipino Netizens have never been so excited for this. On the Twitter trends in the Philippines, IKEA ranks at number seven with 18.4K Tweets as of 2:20 pm today.
And of course, here are the best tweets in reaction to IKEA opening their first Philippine store:
If the opening of IKEA in the Philippines will push through, we will be the fourth Southeast Asian country to have IKEA stores. The first three Southeast Asian countries to have IKEA are Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.