Chinese authorities have given the greenlight for Google to ratify its purchase of phonemaker Motorola Mobility, according to Reuters.
In a report on Saturday, the news wire stated that China's approval was the last regulatory hurdle to the $12.5bn (£7.9bn) deal that would allow the internet giant to develop its own line of mobile phones.
The US and Europe had already approved the deal in February.
For more on this ZDNet UK-selected story, see China approves Google-Motorola Mobility deal on ZDNet Asia.
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