Car navigation systems maker TomTom has received permission from the American Federal Trade Commission for its takeover of digital map supplier Tele Atlas, ANP news agency reports on Tuesday.
The companies are now preparing an official application to the European Commission for a go-ahead.
TomTom offered €21.25 a share for Tele Atlas in early October.
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