Medical

Zimbabwe hopes hemp, medical cannabis can shore up exports

Officials in Zimbabwe say changes that loosened rules for cannabis production have translated into investment interest from the U.S., U.K,…

July 15, 2021

Renowned medical cannabis advocate Tomáš Zábranský passes at age 52

Tomáš Zábranský, who spearheaded efforts that resulted in the legalization of medical cannabis in the Czech Republic and enjoyed wide…

July 8, 2021

New UK group aims to advance medical cannabis, CBD sectors

A newly launched UK cannabis body, CanIndCou (CIC), says it will work on behalf of patients while promoting reduction of…

July 6, 2021

UK report suggests moving licensing of cannabinoids to health agencies

Licensing for cannabinoid clinical research and consumer cannabinoids should move from the UK's Home Office to two health agencies, according…

June 23, 2021

Isle of Man sets rules for export-only medical cannabis sector

CBD and medical marijuana can now be produced for export from the Isle of Man after rules were set by…

June 17, 2021

NFL will spend $1 million to study cannabinoids in pain management

The U.S. National Football League (NFL) said it will award $1 million in grants for research into pain management and…

June 11, 2021

Passage of law in Argentina could spark $500 million market

Regulated medical cannabis and hemp industries in Argentina could generate 10,000 new jobs, $500 million in domestic sales and $50…

June 11, 2021

Czech Parliament advances bill that would set THC limit for hemp at 1.0%

A bill that would establish the THC limit for industrial hemp at a full 1.0% and set the stage for…

June 7, 2021

Denmark permanently authorizes production, export of medical cannabis

The Danish government has permanently authorized licensed companies to produce and export medical cannabis independent of an existing pilot program.…

May 27, 2021

Aurora backs German program widening research horizons

Students at Germany's Humboldt University of Berlin have expanded the horizons for research into medical cannabis through participation in the…

May 10, 2021