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Switzerland is on the cusp of legalizing medical cannabis

Switzerland is on the cusp of legalizing medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 29, 2019

As the end of October approached, an amendment to Switzerland's Narcotic Drugs Act was approved. Initially proposed by the Federal Council, the amendment's passing means that Swiss healthcare professionals and doctors can now prescribe the plant as medicine to patients. Examples of some qualifying ...

Australia starts exporting locally-grown medical cannabis products to Germany

Australia starts exporting locally-grown medical cannabis products to Germany

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 30, 2019

Australia is completing its first export of medical cannabis to Germany, where a legal market is blossoming. Little Green Pharma (LGP) is the company exporting the country’s first locally-cultivated batch of products to the European country. By exporting Australian medical cannabis to Germany,...

Luxembourg is gearing up to become the first European country to completely legalize cannabis

Luxembourg is gearing up to become the first European country to completely legalize cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 29, 2019

Luxembourg is going down in history as the first country in the European Union to completely legalize cannabis. Residents of Luxembourg who are of legal age – 18 and above – will be able to purchase the plant within the next two years, says Health Minister Etienne Schneider. “The drug legis...

Fresh report gives ‘realistic’ insight into European cannabis market

Fresh report gives ‘realistic’ insight into European cannabis market

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 13, 2019

Based on a new report from Marijuana Business Daily, year-over-year cannabis sales in Europe are climbing. The statistics spell out promising things for investors in the European medical cannabis market, with the recent report spotlighting how future demand for the plant could surge as more of its medical ben...

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

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...

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