Issue 199

28.05.2021

Europe
USA
Latam & Caribbean
APAC
Africa & Middle East

HIGHLIGHTS 

DANISH DOCTORS TO CONTINUE PRESCRIBING MEDICAL CANNABIS AS NATIONWIDE TRIAL IS EXTENDED

Danish patients will be able to access medical cannabis for another four years after politicians agreed to extend a nationwide trial. And, companies in the Scandinavian country producing cannabis for medical purposes are also to be allowed to operate permanently.

Denmark’s medical cannabis pilot programme had been due to finish at the end of December 2021 following a four year trial period. But a broad majority of parties in the Danish parliament have voted to allow doctors to continue to prescribe medical cannabis products to their patients until at least the end of 2025, and make cultivation and production of medical cannabis permanent to safeguard investments already made in the burgeoning industry.

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FRANCE TO LEGALISE CBD PRODUCTS AFTER EUROPEAN COURT INTERVENES TO LIFT BAN

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NY CANNABIS CONTROL BOARD TO CREATE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR ADULT-USE CANNABIS

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Europe

EXCLUSIVE

Curaleaf

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH CURALEAF FOUNDER BORIS JORDAN

Speaking at Prohibition Partners LIVE last week in an exclusive interview with Financial Times reporter, Patricia Nilsson, Boris Jordan revealed that Curaleaf’s recent purchase of EMMAC Life Sciences was driven by the necessity to secure an early foothold in Europe.

He went on to say that after years of prohibition it is becoming increasingly clear to governments that cannabis is both safe and medically beneficial, and public perception is shifting towards legalisation.

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USA

EVENT

CANNABIS EUROPA LONDON: SPEAKER APPLICATIONS OPEN

The premier European industry conference, Cannabis Europa, is returning to London on 10-11 November 2021. This two day event will be hosted in a stunning central London location bringing ground-breaking, high-quality content on science, policy-making and business strategy to both European and international audiences. If you would like to contribute, we’re now accepting applications from industry thought leaders to share insights, debate, and discuss with an audience of key decision makers.

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CANADA

WEBINAR

THE GLOBAL CANNABIS ECONOMY SERIES

The legalisation of cannabis is truly a global movement. This webinar, sponsored by Prohibition Partners and part of the Canadian Securities Exchange’s ‘The Cannabis Investor Series’, saw speakers look beyond Canada and the US to explore what’s happening in cannabis markets globally. Topics included medical cannabis in Europe and Israel, cultivation in Mexico and across Latin America, and recent developments in Asia.

Hear from global experts and influencers who are shaping this rapidly-evolving industry, and gain insights into the opportunities and challenges ahead as global acceptance of cannabis continues to rise.

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LATAM & CARIBBEAN

APAC

AFRICA & MIDDLE EAST

Read the stories that shape the cannabis industry