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18
Apr
2019

If lawmakers act, legal cannabis companies could come to Europe

The legal cannabis market is increasingly big business. Whilst growth projections vary widely, they only point in one direction: up. The US legal cannabis market is projected by RBC Capital Markets to be worth $47bn in annual sales within a decade. A host of listed businesses have come to market, concentrated on the Toronto Stock

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18
Apr
2019

Navigating the New World of Marijuana

The marijuana market has grown substantially over the course of the past few years. With so much growth and new legislation occurring around North America and in select countries abroad, it seems as though it can be difficult at times to navigate the tricky obstacles of buying and using cannabis. So here is a small

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18
Apr
2019

Cannabis is now a commodity, but commercial realities are kicking in

Colorado opened the world’s first regulated recreational marijuana marketin 2014. That’s some five years ago. A lot has changed since then, with regulations now extending to global markets and businesses opening up, on what seems to be almost a weekly basis. According to Mark Bernberg of the Greenfund, “the global cannabis market is thought to

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17
Apr
2019

The cannabis industry: India’s untouched gold mine

The global legal marijuana market is expected to reach USD 146.4 billion by the end of 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Usually a topic of debate, due to its medical benefits, cannabis also has a huge potential to boost India’s economy and create millions of jobs. As a nation, we

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17
Apr
2019

B.C.’s six-month cannabis checkup: legalization support strong

This month, Canada will observe six months since marijuana was legalized. The culmination of a Justin Trudeau campaign promise made in 2015 took longer than originally anticipated and has endured its share of setbacks. At this point, there is a minuscule number of stand-alone marijuana stores operating across the country and most legal sales are being conducted through

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17
Apr
2019

Quebec’s cannabis producers unite to break the stigma and find investors

aunched officially on Tuesday, the Association québécoise de l’industrie du cannabis (AQIC) also wants to have a voice in the debate around the legal framework of the substance, the recreational consumption of which has been legal since last October. Cannabis Business president Michel Timperio, who also directs the cannabis division of Neptune Wellness Solutions, believes there is still

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