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Flaws in Malta’s cannabis rules raise concerns

Flaws in Malta’s cannabis rules raise concerns

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 2, 2019

Almost five years ago, a leading Maltese cannabis activist prompted the government to tidy up its drug laws; nothing has changed. David Caruana is not giving up on his quest to straighten things out, however. He says that the current law is flawed. According to Malta’s existing cannabis law, being in possessio...

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 ...

7 statistics to get you excited about the U.S. cannabis industry

7 statistics to get you excited about the U.S. cannabis industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 20, 2018

The U.S. cannabis industry is flourishing just like the plant itself. As we continue to learn about its healing potential, more people are embracing cannabis reform than ever before. Investors from all corners are flocking to the stock market to get a slice of the green pie.  Once they take ...

Global medical cannabis market set to be worth $28 billion by 2024

Global medical cannabis market set to be worth $28 billion by 2024

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 7, 2018

Energias Market Research has released a report detailing the projected size of the global medical cannabis market in 2024. The report showed how the market will swell at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.1 percent between 2018 and 2024. Estimated to be worth $8.28 billion in 2017, the global medical cannabis market will skyro...

Snoop Dogg’s cannabis firm has raked in $45 million for the weed industry

Snoop Dogg’s cannabis firm has raked in $45 million for the weed industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 21, 2018

Investments are being funneled into the cannabis industry from all corners, and if there’s one weed aficionado who deserves a special mention, it has to be Snoop Dogg. Also known by his real name, Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr., Snoop recently announced he will be providing $45 million capital for the...

Australia hopes to be world leader of medical cannabis trade

Australia hopes to be world leader of medical cannabis trade

Annureet Kaur

January 9, 2018

The new year has been a very positive for cannabis for multiple reasons. Australia just became the fourth country to allow the export of medical cannabis. The Australian federal government wants to join the extremely-lucrative medical cannabis industry and hopes to lead all the other nations as a...

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