These are the Countries most likely to legalize weed next


In October 2018, Canada became the second country after Uruguay—and the first G7 nation—to legalize the recreational use of cannabis. Led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, politicians took the plunge largely to reduce underage access to weed. So who’s next? To formulate some well-educated predictions, we spoke to an ace team of weed experts who have been on the frontline of reform, from region to region, for decades. Come with us as we peek into our bud-crusted crystal ball: Central and South America “Mexico will almost certainly legalize and regulate in 2019,” said Tom Blickman, senior project officer at the…
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These are the Countries most likely to legalize weed next

Aphria, Wayland face challenge over German marijuana cultivation contracts


Germany’s efforts to get domestic medical cannabis cultivation up and running took another step forward Wednesday, as the German Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM) confirmed the winners of nine of the 13 available lots for the first round. Four of the lots – granted to Aphria and Demecan in the preliminary results – were […] Aphria, Wayland face challenge over German marijuana cultivation contracts is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
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Aphria, Wayland face challenge over German marijuana cultivation contracts

Aphria reports CA$108 million loss on lower marijuana sales


Despite a sharp increase in revenue, Ontario-based Aphria’s third-quarter 2018 profit of 12.9 million Canadian dollars ($9.6 million) turned into a net loss of CA$108.2 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2019. Aphria reports CA$108 million loss on lower marijuana sales is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
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Aphria reports CA8 million loss on lower marijuana sales

UK | How Will Brexit Affect The UK’s Legal Cannabis Industry?


Source: High and Polite With the risk of a no-deal Brexit looming, how will the country’s fast-blooming legal cannabis industry be affected? READ MORE BELOW: Source: http://bit.ly/2KbErNq reposted by Cannabis News World . Original article by by CBDJack.
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UK | How Will Brexit Affect The UK’s Legal Cannabis Industry?

Cannabis M&A fever spreading to Europe with HolyWeed deal


Toronto-based marijuana company MPX International has agreed to purchase all outstanding shares of Swiss CBD maker HolyWorld SA in an all-stock transaction worth 13 million Canadian dollars ($10 million). HolyWorld does business as HolyWeed. The move is part of a trend seen in Canada where companies are looking internationally for strategic acquisitions to tap growth as […] Cannabis M&A fever spreading to Europe with HolyWeed deal is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
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Cannabis M&A fever spreading to Europe with HolyWeed deal

Will medical cannabis sales eventually surpass recreational sales?


Many assume the recreational marijuana market will surpass medical cannabis but there are many reasons to suspect they will be proved wrong. Medical marijuana could become the bigger of the two within a few years thanks to three factors. Here’s what entrepreneurs should know about the difference between these two markets, and how the cannabis industry’s astronomical growth could evolve differently than one might expect. The current state of the cannabis market. Global cannabis sales reached a new high of $12.2 billion in 2018, up from $9.5 billion in 2017, according to a report by BDS Analytics. More than half of that…
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Will medical cannabis sales eventually surpass recreational sales?

Will Brexit affect the UK’s legal cannabis industry?


As one of only a few sectors likely to emerge unscathed from the Brexit drama With the risk of a no-deal Brexit looming, how will the country’s fast-blooming legal cannabis industry be affected? According to the latest European Cannabis Report from industry analysts Prohibition Partners, even a no-deal Brexit will not risk the sustained growth of the legal cannabis industry in the UK, nor across Europe. In fact, the legal cannabis industry looks likely to be one of the only sectors to thrive during the economic slowdown caused by Brexit fears. “Enormous potential” Daragh Anglim, Managing Director at Prohibition Partners, summed it up…
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Will Brexit affect the UK’s legal cannabis industry?

Swedish state-owned pension fund invests in Aurora Cannabis, Canopy


A Swedish state-owned pension fund has invested in cannabis companies for the first time. More government-run pension funds are dipping into large-cap cannabis stocks, a sign that such investments are going more mainstream. Canada’s Public Sector Pension Investment Board recently boosted its stake in Ontario’s Canopy Growth and took positions in three more multinational Canadian […] Swedish state-owned pension fund invests in Aurora Cannabis, Canopy is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
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Swedish state-owned pension fund invests in Aurora Cannabis, Canopy

10 odd facts about marijuana that you probably never knew


From being used as a “truth serum” on World War II prisoners to literally being part of Italy’s air, here are 10 facts about cannabis you’ll be glad you know. Did Shakespeare write his plays stoned? “To smoke or not to smoke” was apparently never a conundrum for William Shakespeare, for it seems one of the greatest playwrights and poets of all time didn’t mind a puff or two. In fact, there are chances he could have written his plays stoned! Not convinced? Well, four pipes excavated from Shakespeare’s garden contained cannabis, suggesting, “the playwright might have written some of…
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10 odd facts about marijuana that you probably never knew

New report gives ‘realistic’ snapshot of European cannabis markets


For entrepreneurs and investors interested in European medical cannabis markets, a new report from Marijuana Business Daily provides a realistic snapshot of current opportunities and how future demand could evolve. The report – “Medical Cannabis in Europe: The Markets & Opportunities” – was written by MJBizDaily‘s international analyst, Alfredo Pascual. For businesses to make forecasts […] New report gives ‘realistic’ snapshot of European cannabis markets is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs
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New report gives ‘realistic’ snapshot of European cannabis markets