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Aphria’s Colombian Subsidiary, Colcanna, Inks Exclusive Agreement With Colombian Medical Federation

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CANADA:  Aphria announced that its Colombian subsidiary has signed an exclusive agreement with the Federación Médica Colombiana, a national guild that oversees the ethical exercise of the medical profession in Colombia, to jointly develop an academic curriculum on the medicinal use of cannabis. “Education in the medical community is critical for sustaining the advancement of medical cannabis in Colombia” Read the full article…

MYM Signs MOU With Colombian Medical Cannabis Company

MYM signes MOU with Columbian cultivator

CANADA: MYM Nutraceuticals has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with NEWCANNA, a leading Colombian medical cannabis company. MYM and NEWCANNA are proposing to form a new, jointly-owned company in Colombia to focus on the large-scale commercial cultivation and transformation of cannabis and hemp for medical, scientific and industrial purposes, and export to worldwide markets. NEWCANNA has agreements in Read the full article…

Colombia To Legalize Commercial Sale Of Medical Marijuana

The change is coming in an executive decree that President Juan Manuel Santos will soon sign into law.

COLOMBIA: Colombia’s government plans to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes, officials said Thursday in a surprise shift by the longtime U.S. ally in the war on drugs. The change is coming in an executive decree that President Juan Manuel Santos will soon sign into law. It will regulate regulating Read the full article…

Proposal To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Colombia Gets President Santos’ Approval

President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday endorsed newly introduced legislation that would legalize marijuana for medicinal and therapeutic use.

COLUMBIA:  President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday endorsed newly introduced legislation that would legalize marijuana for medicinal and therapeutic use in this drug war-afflicted Andean nation. The bill introduced last month by a governing coalition senator is “a practical, compassionate measure to reduce the pain (and) anxiety of patients with terminal illnesses, but also a Read the full article…

Targeted Colombian Marijuana Businessman Spoke Before Denver City Council

Uribe is connected to VIP Cannabis, which was raided Thursday by agents with the U.S. Dept. of Justice and the Internal Revenue Service.

COLORADO:  Gerardo Uribe, one of the targets in a federal raid last week on Denver-area marijuana businesses, spoke to the Denver City Council during a public hearing in September about marijuana regulations. Uribe told the council he owns seven dispensaries in Denver, eight grows and a manufacturing business with 160 employees and wanted help in getting licensed. Read the full article…

Latest Research On Blockchain In The Legal Cannabis Supply Chain Highlighted At SXSW

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Blockchain in Legal Cannabis: Weeding Out Supply Chain Inefficiencies is latest addition to research firms’ eBook series TEXAS: Worldwide spending on legal cannabis is growing rapidly, but the market will not realize its full potential without efficient supply chains to deliver an expanding array of products. Blockchain technology could address this issue by providing greater Read the full article…

Global Science & Business Leaders Converge For Panama’s First Medical Cannabis Conference February 12-13, 2019

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ISRAEL: The world’s leading cannabis researchers and scientists, ag-tech, pharma experts, regulators, investors, and entrepreneurs will share their knowledge about the burgeoning medical cannabis industry at CannaTech Panama, Panama’s first ever international Summit for Accelerating Medical Cannabis Innovation. The main event will take place February 12-13, 2019 at the Central Hotel in Casco Viejo. According to Saul Read the full article…

Greater Cannabis Company Inks Distribution Agreement With iCAN: Israel Cannabis

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ISRAEL: The Greater Cannabis Company, a biopharmaceutical company focused on development and commercialization of innovative delivery systems for the Cannabis market, has entered into a letter of intent with iCAN Cannabis  to expand distribution of its eluting patch platform into key global markets. The eluting patch platform is an innovative delivery system, which uses a patented Read the full article…

Canada’s Largest Cannabis Producer Brings Down CBD Oil Costs By 96.34%

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CANADA: Flying under the radar for the past few months, Instadose Pharma is ready to hit the market with 2 million liters of CBD oil in 2019. InstaDose Pharma has over 200,000 farmers harvesting cannabis out of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on over 100,000 hectares of land. The main production facility is GMP certified and Read the full article…

Tilray Announces International Advisory Board

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Ten internationally-renowned business and government leaders to advise company on global expansion CANADA: Tilray, a global pioneer in cannabis production and distribution, today announced the formation of its International Advisory Board, an esteemed group of business and government leaders who will provide guidance to Tilray’s executive team and Board of Directors as the company pursues its Read the full article…