Cannabis News Box

Wall Street is no longer screening job applicants for cannabis

Wall Street is no longer screening job applicants for cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 18, 2020

Newly-hired Wall Street employees no longer need to undergo cannabis drug testing, based on a recent report by Business Insider. The report, which saw reporters consult with officials at seven major banks in New York City, found that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) testing is not required nowadays; likely due to sweepi...

Pennsylvania’s cannabis dispensaries are struggling to fill job roles

https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/which-states-border-pennsylvania.html

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 28, 2020

During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, medical cannabis businesses in Pennsylvania are “essential" and "life-sustaining businesses,” according to state officials. However, fears of the virus proliferating has restricted travel and face-to-face meetings.  As a direct effect of the COVID-19 social di...

April sees some cannabis stocks sink and some skyrocket

http://marijuanastocks.com/4-marijuana-stocks-to-keep-an-eye-on-heading-into-2018/

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 22, 2020

We may not be done with April just yet, but this month has already been a bit of a rollercoaster ride for cannabis stocks. It's understandable, considering the fact that the economic climate is being battered by coronavirus (COVID-19) right now. On one particular day – April 15 – the rollercoas...

Canopy Growth secures deal to buy Acreage for $3.4 billion in ‘game-change’ for North American cannabis industry

Canopy Growth secures deal to buy Acreage for $3.4 billion in ‘game-change’ for North American cannabis industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 29, 2019

Canopy Growth has made news headlines once again for an acquisition that has set the cannabis industry leader back a whopping $3.4 billion. The deal, which won’t be effectuated until federal prohibition is lifted by the U.S. government, will see the Ontario-based company purchase New York-based...

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