Thailand approves medical cannabis in New Year’s ‘gift’

Thailand approves medical cannabis in New Year’s ‘gift’

In a regional first, Thailand’s junta-appointed parliament voted Tuesday to approve marijuana for medical use. A top lawmaker described the vote as a holiday gift to the country. “This is a New Year’s gift from the National Legislative Assembly to the government and the Thai people,” said Somchai Sawangkarn, chairman of the drafting committee, according [...]
Cannabis Producer Bonify pulls Cannabis From Dispensaries in Manitoba after Health Canada recall

Cannabis Producer Bonify pulls Cannabis From Dispensaries in Manitoba after Health Canada recall

The Manitoba government has pulled cannabis from Dispensaries shelves after Health Canada started an investigation into Bonify - commercial cannabis producer and grower. Source There were 52 units in total that were sold in 3-5 gram packages in Regina, Moose Jaw and Saskatoon at the end of November 2018. On Thursday, December 20, 2018, the [...]
Researchers Discovered 21 New Cannabinoids

Researchers Discovered 21 New Cannabinoids

Marijuana have many different chemical compounds. Each of these handles a particular characteristic of the plant. You’re probably familiar with one compound, chlorophyll. It’s what makes plants, including marijuana, green. Another important chemical compound is terpene. This gives marijuana its different aromas and flavors. source Cannabinoids are marijuana’s most important chemicals. They are responsible for [...]
Cannabis Industry in Oregon is Creating More Jobs Than its Tech Sector

Cannabis Industry in Oregon is Creating More Jobs Than its Tech Sector

New figures from the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis show a somewhat surprising finding—that both the cannabis and alcohol industries have created more jobs than the technology sector over the past decade. Cannabis has especially boomed, topping out at almost 12,000 jobs in the industry, with alcohol a distant second at around 8,700. source There [...]