International

German Finance Minister: Expect Cannabis Legalization in 2023

When it comes to the push for adult-use cannabis legalization there’s no place on earth that is as exciting as…

2 days ago

New Zealand Approves Sale of Domestic Cannabis Products

The island nation of New Zealand has relied on exports to treat medical cannabis patients so far. Allowing the dispensation…

1 week ago

France reenters medical marijuana industry after more than a half-century hiatus – a cannabis historian explains

David A. Guba, Jr., Bard Early College Baltimore Early in 2022, the French legislature greenlighted the cultivation of cannabis inside…

2 weeks ago

New Forecast: Global Cannabis Market to Hit $57 Billion by 2026

A new report from BDSA, an international cannabis industry data company, was published this week which provided new projections and estimates…

2 weeks ago

Estonia Now Allowing Farmers to Grow Hemp With Higher THC

A regulatory amendment is now being drawn up by the Estonian Ministry of Social Affairs to allow hemp with higher…

1 month ago

Hong Kong Taking First Steps to Crack Down on CBD

Earlier this summer government officials in Hong Kong announced that they are pursuing a plan to prohibit CBD entirely. The announcement came…

1 month ago

The International War on the Rights of Medical Cannabis Users

In the United States, the Biden Administration is in favor of banning gun ownership for medical users. In Germany, there…

1 month ago

Medical Cannabis Legalized in Switzerland, With Exports

The Swiss government has joined other European countries in fully legalizing medical cannabis for domestic use, and export. Switzerland is…

2 months ago

First-of-its-Kind Multilateral EU Policy Meeting on Cannabis Held in Luxembourg

The first of many high-level meetings on the legalization of cannabis was held in Luxembourg between representatives from Germany, Luxembourg,…

2 months ago

Boris Johnson’s Out, Is British Cannabis Reform on Its Way?

The controversial politician was forced to announce his resignation last week. How will this affect the pace of British cannabis…

3 months ago

The Bleeding Edge of International Cannabis Reform Is Being Forged by Women

Women are on the front lines of the war to legalize cannabis – and paying a heavy price. There are…

3 months ago

Flower Is North America’s Most Popular Cannabis Product

For many decades cannabis essentially came in only two forms – cannabis flower and cannabis hashish. If you were lucky…

3 months ago

Switzerland Consumes a Whopping 56 Tons of Cannabis Annually

The European continent is undergoing a significant shift when it comes to cannabis policy, and in many ways, Switzerland is…

3 months ago

Is Brittney Griner a Cannabis-Related Political Prisoner?

Two-time Gold Medallist Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison for possession of less than 1 gram of…

3 months ago

Germany’s Burkhard Blienert Keynotes ICBC in Berlin

Germany is in the midst of the most robust and complex cannabis policy and industry endeavor in the history of…

3 months ago

PTSD and War Drive Ukraine To Medical Cannabis

Days ago Ukraine’s cabinet approved a draft medical cannabis bill, sending it to Parliament for consideration. Compared to other countries…

3 months ago

What Are the Top 10 Cannabis Economies in Europe?

Things are starting to change in a hurry on the cannabis front across the EU. Here is a brief overview…

4 months ago

Going Global With the International Cannabis Business Conference

The legal cannabis industry is now a global powerhouse by many measures, and it's growing every year. It is estimated…

4 months ago

You Will Love This Cannabis Legalization News From Germany

Germany’s Health Ministry announced that it will start holding hearings to discuss various aspects of legalizing cannabis sales for adult-use nationwide. It’s…

4 months ago

New Law Releases Thailand’s Cannabis Criminals and Allows Home Grow

Thailand is implementing a very unique and bold approach to cannabis policy. On June 9th a new law goes into…

4 months ago