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This supermarket is now selling help cigarettes

This supermarket is now selling help cigarettes

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 14, 2018


Filed under Global, News

Bargain hunters in Switzerland could be getting more than they bargained for, if they shop at Lidl, that is. This German supermarket has recently introduced its very first hemp product - Artur Swiss Cannabis Flowers. Tobacco smokers and stoners are taking a liking to the latest line of locally cultivated hemp cigarettes, which are being sold as...

Global medical cannabis market set to be worth $28 billion by 2024

Global medical cannabis market set to be worth $28 billion by 2024

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 7, 2018


Filed under Global, Medical cannabis, News

Energias Market Research has released a report detailing the projected size of the global medical cannabis market in 2024. The report showed how the market will swell at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.1 percent between 2018 and 2024. Estimated to be worth $8.28 billion in 2017, the global medical cannabis market will skyro...

Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) wants moratorium on homegrown recreational cannabis ahead of legalization

Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) wants moratorium on homegrown recreational cannabis ahead of legalization

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 6, 2018


Filed under Global

The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is requesting a moratorium on cultivating homegrown cannabis in Canada until nationwide regulations have been confirmed by the government. Currently, Canadian residents are legally allowed to grow a maximum of four plants inside their homes, based on Ottawa’s propos...

Germany will rely on Canadian-exported marijuana after judge halts licensing process

Germany will rely on Canadian-exported marijuana after judge halts licensing process

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 22, 2018


Filed under Global

Germany's flourishing medical cannabis program will continue to source its plants from Canadian exports. This news comes after a court decision delayed the cultivation licensing procedure for the country. A judge from Dusseldorf Higher Regional Court demanded a halt on the licensing process. His argument st...

Medical cannabis cultivation to be permitted in Antigua and Barbuda

Medical cannabis cultivation to be permitted in Antigua and Barbuda

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 20, 2018


Filed under Global

Legislation to grant the legal cultivation of medical cannabis could soon be passed in the Caribbean country of Antigua and Barbuda. Cannabis grown in the independent Commonwealth country must be cultivated under regulated, licensed conditions to abide by the new legislation. The tropical country, w...

New Zealand Drug Foundation asks the Government to broaden their proposed medicinal cannabis bill

New Zealand Drug Foundation asks the Government to broaden their proposed medicinal cannabis bill

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 16, 2018


Filed under Global

A medicinal cannabis bill proposed by the New Zealand Government could quite possibly be widened, if the New Zealand Drug Foundation request is accepted. The Health Select Committee is currently reviewing the bill, after Drug Foundation head Ross Bell asked for an expansion of bill provisions. What does t...

Italy is predicted to pull in $1.2 billion in cannabis sales by 2027

Italy is predicted to pull in $1.2 billion in cannabis sales by 2027

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 10, 2018


Filed under Global

Italy is on its way to raking in $1.2 billion in cannabis sales by 2027. The country’s blossoming cannabis industry ranks second in the entire European market, with Germany assuming its position as the leader. This information is based on The Road Map to a $57 Billion Worldwide Market.  ArcView Market Resear...

Cannabis gone global: first ever medical cannabis shipment sent to Canada from Africa

Cannabis gone global: first ever medical cannabis shipment sent to Canada from Africa

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2018


Filed under Global, News, Showcase

A milestone move in medical cannabis has been made by a company in Africa’s southern region. On March 26, an 850-gram shipment of medical cannabis was released from the mountainous country of Lesotho to Vancouver, British Columbia. Anandia Labs, a leading cannabis biotech company, is currently anticipating the arr...

Germany prepares to become the world’s biggest federally regulated medical cannabis market

Germany prepares to become the world’s biggest federally regulated medical cannabis market

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 29, 2018


Filed under Global

The number of medical cannabis patients in Germany is soaring and this swell in consumption is pushing the country to the forefront of the cannabis market. In fact, Deutschland is predicted to become one of the biggest global medical cannabis markets. Vice president of Vancouver’s government relations, Deepak Ana...

Greece is one step closer to medical cannabis legalization

Greece is one step closer to medical cannabis legalization

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 26, 2018


Filed under Global, Medical cannabis

A bill to allow the production of medicinal cannabis in Greece has been approved by the country’s parliament. Those who voted in favor of the bill include the government coalition and centrist parties. The government’s draft bill was supported by parliamentary committees in a bid to develop a legal fra...

Investors should keep their eye on these Israeli medical cannabis stocks

Investors should keep their eye on these Israeli medical cannabis stocks

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 25, 2018


Filed under Global

Investing in cannabis stocks is a wise move for anyone who wants to earn sizable returns. Among the top-trading stocks on the market right now, Israeli medical cannabis stocks make up a big portion of them. Israel is constantly being mentioned in the news for its involvement in the cannabis industry. The coun...

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