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Canadian cannabis cultivator Aphria invests in Africa’s cannabis market

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 22, 2018

The third-largest licensed cannabis producer in Canada has revealed its plans to develop a company that will filter comfortably into the African cannabis market. Ontario-based Canadian cannabis cultivator Aphria has joined forces with Verve Group of Companies (VGC) in South Africa. This partnership ...

VIDEO: Hemp is Earth’s newest cash crop.

VIDEO: Hemp is Earth's newest cash crop.

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June 21, 2018

  #Hemp is easily becoming one of our planet's most important resource 🌎🍃♻. Check out this video to see what other ways we can use hemp....

Looming cannabis legalization brings jobs to Canada

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b, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 16, 2018

Cannabis companies are preparing for Canada's legal cannabis market to go into effect, as they seek out employees to fill a broad scope of cannabis jobs. All kinds of job positions are being filled, from sales and marketing to cultivation. Alison McMahon operates Cannabis At Work and she says that the wor...

Cannabis legalization in the UK could earn Treasury £3.5bn

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Bethan Rose Jenkins and Bethan Rose Jenkins

June 15, 2018

The UK Treasury could earn £3.5 billion in annual tax revenue if it legalizes cannabis, according to new research. Health Poverty Action has reported how the UK cannabis industry could generate an impressive £2.26 billion in license fees and taxes if it established a system just like those introduced...

Southeast Asia’s medical cannabis market could be worth billions

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 9, 2018

Thailand is getting serious about medical cannabis. According to vice president of Thai Cannabis Corp, Jim Plamondon. The Southeast Asia nation’s medical cannabis industry could be worth $4 billion within a decade. When Thailand unveils its draft law to broaden the kingdom’s medical cannabis ...

How India could become a global cannabis leader

How India could become a global cannabis leader

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 8, 2018

India's medical cannabis industry could boom if regulators can be convinced of the plant's efficacy as a medicine. This is what the only licensed medical cannabis cultivator in the country, Avnish Pandya, believes. India's government will consider cannabis on a global scale As the co-founder of Bombay Hem...

Cannabis social clubs in Spain: An insight into Spanish cannabis culture

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 7, 2018

Some of the most experienced cannabis consumers on the planet can be found inside cannabis clubs in Spain, a country that is gradually embracing the concept of social smoking. In fact, rates of cannabis consumption in Spain only fall slightly behind the United States and Iceland, with 10 percent of...

First legal medical cannabis dispensary opens in African continent

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 1, 2018

Africa’s first medicinal cannabis dispensary is preparing to open its doors. Staff at the clinic, which is located in Durban, is striving to clear the negative stigma that currently surrounds the topic of cannabis. This is the only medicinal cannabis dispensary in the African continent. It will be...

South America’s cannabis market is attracting investors

https://www.dutchcannabisseeds.com/blog/cultural-uses-of-the-cannabis-plant-in-north-america-and-south-america.html

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 1, 2018

Countries like Australia, Canada, Germany, and Israel have been dominating headlines as major game players in the cannabis industry as of late, but South America’s emerging market is beginning to capture the attention of investors. In fact, South America is being touted as one of the most intere...

Canadian company backs out of agreement to establish medical cannabis clinics in Australia

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Bethan Rose Jenkins and Bethan Rose Jenkins

May 27, 2018

Australia's cannabis patient sector was just getting into motion when suddenly, The Hydroponics Company  dropped out of an agreement to launch Canadian-type cannabis clinics across the country. Back in December, THC signed an IP licensing agreement with Canada’s National Access Cannabis to inaugurat...

Why is YouTube deleting cannabis channels?

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 26, 2018

Since launching in 2005, YouTube has earned a solid reputation as being one of the most-visited sites on the World Wide Web. However, the video-sharing service could be about to lose some seriously valuable traffic, as YouTube punishes cannabis content and purges weed-centric pages from the platfo...

Senators advise delay on cannabis legalization in Canada, but Trudeau pledges to legalize by summer

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 25, 2018

Senators may have threatened to postpone cannabis legalization in Canada by as much as a year, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has assured the general public that the plant will be legal by summer. In a recent announcement, Trudeau touched upon various topics pertaining to cannabis legalizatio...

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