Cannabis News Box

Report: Thailand’s medical cannabis market won’t reach maturity until 2024

Report: Thailand’s medical cannabis market won’t reach maturity until 2024

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 5, 2020

Thailand's medical cannabis market is gaining some serious momentum. Since the Asian Kingdom legalized the plant for medical purposes in December 2018, numerous developments have been accomplished; exports have been permitted, 442 medical cannabis licenses have been issued among businesses and the first ...

Thailand is preparing to allow home cannabis cultivation for governmental use

Thailand is preparing to allow home cannabis cultivation for governmental use

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 9, 2019

Thailand’s medical cannabis laws will soon be amended to permit the cultivation of homegrown plants inside residents’ homes. All yields will be grown for one purpose only – to bulk up the government's supply of pharmaceutical-grade weed. “We are in the process of changing laws to allow the medical u...

Thailand adds low-level cannabis and hemp extract to its list of approved medicines

Thailand adds low-level cannabis and hemp extract to its list of approved medicines

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 15, 2019

The Kingdom of Thailand is metamorphosing from a drug-free zone to a place where patients can legally obtain extracted forms of medical cannabis. In an attempt to bolster the market that is blooming across the predominantly Buddhist Southeast Asian country, lawmakers have decided to eliminate low-level...

Thailand pushes to legalize cannabis for medical purposes

Thailand pushes to legalize cannabis for medical purposes

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 3, 2018

The first country in Asia to legalize medical cannabis could be Thailand, according to recent reports. A news article by Yahoo! revealed how a draft bill is on its way to the Thai military junta's National Legislative Assembly to legalize cannabis consumption for medical purposes. "We have sub...

Southeast Asia’s medical cannabis market could be worth billions

Southeast Asia’s medical cannabis market could be worth billions

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 ...

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