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New French Hemp Rules Under-fire Over Proposals To Outlaw CBD Flowers

THE French government is pressing ahead with moves to outlaw the sale of CBD flowers despite recent decisions to...

Significant Year-On-Year Rise In German Medical Cannabis Flower Imports

DESPITE a decline in cannabis flower imports for the first quarter of 2021 the German medical cannabis market continues...

Low-Cost Medical Cannabis Flowers To Be Exported From Colombia For The First Time

COLOMBIA is set to permit the export of medical cannabis flower for the first time in what could be...

New Amendments Could Delay Passing Of Greek Medical Cannabis Bill Until Next Year

GREEK businesses are preparing for amendments to the Mediterranean country’s cannabis laws allowing the cultivation, sale and export of...

Europe’s Hemp Farmers Struggling to Keep-Up With Soaring Demand, Finds New Report

THE soaring global demand for hemp is demonstrated in the latest CanXChange Benchmark Report which shows that 60% of...

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US Senate Bill On Federal Cannabis Legalisation Receives Widespread Support

By Conor O’Brien, Analyst, Prohibition Partners ON Wednesday, 14 July,...

Adult-Use Cannabis Legalisation in Europe? It’s Coming Faster Than You May Think

By Barbara Pastori ADULT-USE cannabis legalisation is picking up pace...

Learning From Canada’s Mistakes; Why Firms Should Double Down On Medical Cannabis In Europe

By: Max Monahan-Ellison  AS hype and excitement builds around the potential for recreational cannabis legalization in some European countries, it’s...

New Listing Proposals Could Exclude Cannabis Startups From The London Stock Exchange

PROPOSALS to set a minimum valuation level for companies looking to list on the London Stock Exchange could limit...

French Cannabis Startup Looks To Increase Staff To 50 Following Latest €2m Cash Raise

FRENCH cannabis start-up Rainbow has raised €2m (£1.7m) to boost its portfolio as it looks to become the leading...

Sanobiotec Unveils Ambition To Become Leading Global ‘Minor Cannabinoid’ Company

FAST-growing Lithuanian business Sanobiotec aims to be a leading...

German Medical Cannabis Milestone As First Homegrown Flowers Distributed To Patients

HOMEGROWN medical cannabis is now available to German patients...

CBD Industry Giant Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

ONE of Europe’s largest CBD brands, Nordic Oil, has launched its first ever equity crowdfunding campaign. Nordic Health Group BV...

New French Hemp Rules Under-fire Over Proposals To Outlaw CBD Flowers

THE French government is pressing ahead with moves to outlaw the sale of CBD flowers despite recent decisions to the contrary by its own domestic - and Europe’s - highest courts. During the first half...

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Learning From Canada’s Mistakes; Why Firms Should Double Down On Medical Cannabis In Europe

By: Max Monahan-Ellison  AS hype and excitement builds around the potential for recreational cannabis legalization in some European countries, it’s an opportune time to share learnings from Canadian recreational legalization and argue that the medical...

Novel Food

UK Regulatory ‘Confusion’ Threatens Future Of Booming CBD Industry As A Further 67 Applications Hit The Novel Food Buffers

LATEST figures for the UK Food Standards Agency show an increasing number of applications failing to make it through the first stage of the CBD Novel Food process. The latest worrying development for the UK...

Markets

British Biotech Firm To List on the London Stock Exchange With A Valuation of Over £50m

BIOTECH company Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies to float on the London Stock Exchange in a listing which is set to value it at £51.5m It says it will raise £16.5m from a ‘heavily oversubscribed’ initial public...

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South West Brands To Spearhead Consolidation Of The Global CBD Market

EMERGING CBD powerhouse South West is set to launch its first two brands and expects to have a total of six in its portfolio by the middle of 2022. Having raised £1m to launch the...

Products

Love Hemp Fills Its ‘Boots’ With New High St Listing And Launch Of Festive Range

UK firm Love Hemp has unveiled its Christmas ranges as it becomes the latest CBD business to secure space in one of the UK’s main retailers. The London-based firm’s products are now available in-store and...

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Not One Medicinal Cannabis Trial Launched By NHS Since Law Change

A LACK of clinical evidence is a key reason the National Health Service offers for the paucity of medicinal cannabis prescriptions in the UK. So, one would imagine...

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Sativa Wellness Looking To Deliver Covid-19 Jabs From 30 UK Locations

SATIVA Wellness’ pivot to Covid-19 testing work has exceeded expectations with plans afoot to open up a dozen new locations delivering blood tests, vaccines...

UK Halts CBD Imports As It Enforces Strict Rules On Trace THC Levels

A CHANGE of direction from the Home Office has put a stop to some bulk CBD imports over concerns they have ‘illegal’ levels of...

Europe

Is Germany Set To Become Europe’s First Recreational Cannabis Market?

A GREEN surge in Germany is opening up the possibility it could be the first European country to fully embrace adult-use cannabis. For large chunks...

Leading German Pharma Company Launches Medical Cannabis Range Into Fast-Growing Domestic Market

ONE of Germany’s largest pharmaceutical firms has entered the medical cannabis space with the launch of a two flower products - and six more...

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New French Hemp Rules Under-fire Over Proposals To Outlaw CBD Flowers

THE French government is pressing ahead with moves to...

New Amendments Could Delay Passing Of Greek Medical Cannabis Bill Until Next Year

GREEK businesses are preparing for amendments to the Mediterranean...

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