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Chinese Delegation to Explore Cannabis Research Opportunities in Israel - Cannabis News
A delegation of Chinese businessmen and academic researchers in the fields of technology and agriculture is set to arrive in Israel next week, to meet with Israeli cannabis researchers.
Israeli lawmakers legalize export of medical marijuana - Cannabis
Israel is going into the medical marijuana export business — if its Cabinet agrees. The Knesset has passed legislation that would have Israel join the Netherlands and Canada as nations allowing the legal export of medical cannabis.
Saint Vincent And The Grenadines Decriminalizes Marijuana - Cannabis News
When most people think of smoking ganja in the Caribbean, Jamaica immediately springs to mind. However, the sunny vacation destination now faces some stiff competition for cannabis tourism and foreign investment from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG).
Global health group appears ready to suggest relaxing treaty language, which could hasten widespread legalization.
Canada railroads re-write drug policies for workers in light of cannabis legalization - Cannabis News
Teamsters Rail Conference Canada President Lyndon Isaak says all three railroads have adjusted their policies in light of the legalization of cannabis in October.
The pot growth story has mostly focused on developments in Canada and the U.S., but one broker says medical cannabis and wellness products are proving a bigger money spinner than it had expected in Europe.
Israel has given final approval to a law permitting the export of medical marijuana, a move the government expects will catapult investment in local industry and agriculture.
One industry insider expects shortage to continue until 2022, as more legal cannabis diverted to edibles.
Canadians spent $1.6 billion [$1.2 billion USD] on legal weed in 2018, more than double the amount that was spent on solely medical cannabis in 2017, according to a new report.
Thailand approved marijuana for medical use and research on Tuesday, the first legalization of the drug in a region with some of the world’s strictest drug laws.
Vote will coincide with 2020 general election; it follows legalisation of drug’s use for medicinal purposes.
“Nobody expected it to be so soon, and moreso, nobody expected it to be Luxembourg.”
Ireland could soon be harvesting cannabis crop to meet demand created by medical use of plant - Cannabis News
Ireland's Health Minister has said he hopes to roll out a new law around legalising cannabis for medicinal use in 2019.