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Medlab partners up to develop and distribute cannabis drug for cancer pain

Australian cannabis company Medlab (ASX: MDC) has teamed up with Canadian pharmaceutical company Pharmascience to develop and distribute a medicinal cannabis product aimed at treating pain in cancer patients

Leafly looks at the cannabis job growth boom

Leafly’s Bruce Barcott and Beau Whitney of Whitney Economics have published a detailed look at cannabis job growth, Special Report: Cannabis Jobs Count

Sweet smell of success? Big business bets on a cannabis boom

The medical cannabis industry is luring major players, and legal recreational use could bring sky high returns for investors

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ECH announces plans to open first UK medical cannabis clinics

European Cannabis Holdings (ECH) has announced plans to open The Medical Cannabis Clinics in a step toward aiding patients living with chronic conditions

Canopy Growth appoints Dr. Danial Schecter as Director, Global Medical Services

Dr. Schecter is widely recognized as an expert in the clinical use of medical cannabis and will use his experience to expand the Company's network of partner healthcare clinics and support doctors and patients who understand the value of cannabis as medicine

Aurora Cannabis shuffles its board of directors

In the recent second quarter, Aurora slipped to a loss from a profit last year, due to higher costs and expenses, arising from the purchase of various cannabis-selling companies

European Cannabis Holdings hires Canaccord to drum up investors

London is emerging as the European hub for cannabis companies looking to raise money, as a second business plans a stock market listing in the coming months

$500m world's biggest cannabis farm could bring 1400 jobs

It's billed as the world's biggest medicinal cannabis farm, now the Canadian company behind it is spruiking huge figures for the sprawling Toowoomba project

Canopy Growth Corporation to invest $500 million in U.S. market

Canopy Growth looks to put $500 million in USA hemp

Canopy said it looks to move into two or three other states in the USA as state-by-state regulatory environments become more clear

Althea enters UK medicinal cannabis market through acquisition

The company will be one of the first to enter the medicinal cannabis market in that country following the November 2018 legislative change, enabling cannabis-based products to be prescribed by doctors