Cannabis News Box

Medical cannabis patients in Europe are on the cusp of receiving prescriptions

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 20, 2020

Back in November, the first medical cannabis patient registry in Europe was launched. Drug Science – a leading independent scientific body on drugs in the United Kingdom – initiated Project Twenty21, which will be fronted by Professor David Nutt. The experienced drug specialist and campaigner int...

Lebanon is the first Arab nation to legalize cannabis for medical and industrial purposes

http://www.kataeb.org/economics/2018/07/07/banking-to-cannabis-mckinsey-has-a-plan-for-lebanon-s

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 11, 2020

On April 21, Lebanon underwent a pivotal moment in cannabis history. It was on this day that the Arab nation legalized cannabis for medicinal and industrial purposes. The legislation was approved following a parliamentary vote; largely swayed by the prospect of bringing the middle eastern country a much-...

Israeli study to explore potential of treating COVID-19 patients with CBD

https://www.traverseticker.com/news/first-coronavirus-cases-confirmed-in-michigan/

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 1, 2020

Doctors at an Israeli hospital in Tel Aviv are optimistic that they can treat coronavirus patients with cannabidiol, A.K.A, “CBD”. As of April 29, 2020, the virus outbreak – which is currently affecting 211 countries and territories – is inflicting respiratory and flu-like symptoms on some 1...

First export of Australian medicinal cannabis will soon be in British patients’ hands

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 27, 2020

A special delivery package that recently landed on British soil is sure to change the landscape of medical cannabis in the United Kingdom forever — the first batch of Australian medicinal cannabis has been exported to the European country. Registered medical cannabis patients are eagerly waiting to get th...

Canadian cannabis sector leaders urge feds to include them in $82B stimulus package

https://www.commdiginews.com/business-2/cannabis-act-canada-passes-103563/

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 13, 2020

Cannabis industry leaders in Canada are asking the federal government to assist in restoring economic damage caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. As of April 2020, the COVID-19 strain of Coronavirus had claimed the lives of almost two million people around the world, with the disease virus infiltrating ...

Canadian cannabis company Cronos reveals losses in its Q4 financial report

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 13, 2020

Diversified and vertically-integrated cannabis company Cronos Group has released its quarterly earnings report. The company, which was founded in 2012 in Toronto, Canada, has revealed its losses in US dollars — a gross loss of almost $20.4 million for the fourth quarter concluding on December, 31, 201...

Lebanon parliament will vote on law to legalize medical and industrial cannabis cultivation

http://www.kataeb.org/economics/2018/07/07/banking-to-cannabis-mckinsey-has-a-plan-for-lebanon-s

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2020

Not so long ago, on February 27, a law that could potentially legalize medical and industrial cannabis cultivation in Lebanon was approved by the country's parliamentary committee. Lawmakers are optimistic that legalization could bolster Lebanon's damaged economy; the country is currently battling a debt crisis, fisca...

Mexican Senate preparing to vote on bill that would regulate cannabis and hemp the same

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2020

Mexico is stepping into green territory, as it prepares to legalize cannabis and hemp; the Mexican Senate is reviewing the North American country's most recent cannabis legalization initiative, which has already gained approval from the body’s commissions on health, justice and legislative studies...

Increasing number of EU-GMP certifications being awarded to Canadian cannabis companies

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 24, 2020

More Canadian cannabis companies are testing the waters in Europe's ever-growing cannabis market. The latest companies to bag EU-Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification were Northern Green Canada and Eve & Co subsidiary Natural MedCo. Strathroy, Ontario-based Natural MedCo and Brampton and Ontario-b...

Peruvians buy all of the South American country’s medical cannabis supply

Peruvians buy all of the South American country’s medical cannabis supply

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 11, 2020

Just three months since Peru's medical cannabis industry launched, stock has already dried up. While this is good news in the sense that patients are lapping up the opportunity to obtain plant-derived medicinal products, it is bad news for in-need patients who may now be forced to buy from the black...

Croatia’s recreational cannabis bill awaits review

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 28, 2020

The people of Croatia could soon be growing their own cannabis for personal consumption. Well, that is if a lawmaker’s bill gains approval.  President of the Social Democratic Party’s Green Development Council, Mirela Holy, has introduced a bill to legalize recreational cannabis in Croatia.  ...

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