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European Union Reviewing Status Of Minor Cannabinoids And Cannabis Flowers In Cosmetics

LAST year’s KanaVape court case has prompted the European Union to re-think its stance in relation to two further cannabis-related matters. A 12-page ‘non-paper’ released...

CBD Products Given The All-Clear By France’s Most Senior Court

FRANCE’S highest court has ruled that CBD - including CBD flowers - are legal in the country.  The decision referenced last year’s KanaVape judgement which...

North Macedonian Cannabis Flowers To Be Exported To Europe For First Time

MEDICAL cannabis could be a boost to the North Macedonian economy, with NYSK and PharmaCann Polska – both subsidiaries of Warsaw-based PHCann International –...

CBD And Hemp Products Are ‘Over-The-Counter Medicines Or Novel Foods’ – Say Influential UK Trade Group

THE UK Government signalled its intent to support the country’s burgeoning CBD sector in January this year. In a letter to the Advisory Council for the...

UK Cannabis Cultivation Staff In Short-Supply Due To Post-Brexit Seasonal Labour Shake-UP

CHANGES to immigration policy post-Brexit has resulted in a shortage of seasonal labour at UK-based medicinal cannabis cultivation sites, claims the company that owns...

Industry Concerns Surface Over No 10 Taskforce’s Hemp And Cannabis Proposals

THE initial warm welcome to proposals to make UK cannabinoid regulations a matter for the health authorities - not the criminal ones - have...

Always Pure Organics Makes £3m Continental Swoop For Leading B2C Hemp And CBD Player

FAST-GROWING UK cannabis wholesaler Always Pure Organics has acquired two Belgian companies - Distribution Legal Hemp and NexGen - for £3m.  Manchester-based APO says the...

Little Green Pharma Picks Up Distressed Canadian LP’s Danish Cannabis Asset for £11.6m

AUSTRALIAN company Little Green Pharma has purchased the former Canopy Growth medicinal cannabis cultivation and manufacturing facility in Denmark for C$20m (£11.6m). In addition, LGP...

New Era Beckons For Swiss Medical Cannabis Patients After Ten Years In Slow Lane

THE impending change to Switzerland’s medical cannabis laws could see the number of patients receiving treatment rise from 3,000 a year to over 100,000...

How Britain’s Three Crown Dependencies Are Stealing A Cannabis March On the Mainland

FRUSTRATED by the UK Government’s stance the three UK Crown Dependencies of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man, have taken matters into their...

UK Pharmaceutical Company’s $130m Punt On French Cannabis Patent

PHARMACEUTICAL company Indivior is expanding into medicines for cannabis-related disorders. The London-listed company has agreed an upfront $30m rights deal with French biotechnology firm Aelis...

Hemp Can Boost Economies, Offer Jobs, Reduce Pollution, Waste And Carbon Emissions; Conference Delegates Told

HEMP has an enormous role to play in helping Europe achieve its climate objectives and create jobs and wealth, delegates to the 18th European...

German Firm Lands $44m Investment In Europe’s Largest Cannabis Fund-Raise

BERLIN-headquartered Sanity Group has confirmed it has completed a $44.2m Series A financing round led by Swiss venture capital firm Redalpine – bringing total...

UK Government Looks To Remove Hemp and Cannabinoids From Home Office Oversight To Boost Industry’s Growth

GOOD news for UK hemp and cannabis today with the unveiling of proposals which could free the industry from the regulatory grip of the...

Hundreds Of French Health Professionals Trained To Support Newly-Launched Medical Cannabis Trial

THE French-government backed medical cannabis trial has so far recruited 325 patients of the 3,000 planned. The pilot programme was first announced in October 2019,...

Ten Years Of Patient Data Supports Israeli Company’s Global Expansion

ONE of Israel’s oldest cannabis companies has set out on a path to further rapid growth with a quick-fire run through the early part...

Little Green Pharma Makes Headway In Europe Supported By MD’s Swiss Sojourn

FLETA Solomon, managing director of Western Australian-based cannabis company Little Green Pharma, talks to Jane Hall about the company’s plans to move into Europe...

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