Will Israel fully legalize use of cannabis?

The inauguration of Israel’s 35th government on May 17 was a particularly depressing event for many Israelis.

After all, they were watching one of the most bloated governments (34 ministers) in all of Israel’s history take office. But for the hundreds of thousands of cannabis users in Israel, it signified a happy change. For the first time in years, there is a real chance that cannabis will be fully legalized.

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Here’s How Canada Blew Its Chance to Be a Cannabis Leader

For years, cannabis stocks were virtually unstoppable. Following a more-than-tripling in worldwide sales between 2014 and 2018 to $10.9 billion, Wall Street and investors sent pot stock valuations into the stratosphere.

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Cannabis Legalization is Key to Economic Recovery, Much Like Ending Alcohol Prohibition Helped Us Out of the Great Depression

Our nation is in the midst of the greatest crisis in generations, with the Covid-19 pandemic impacting Americans’ physical and emotional well-being, while plummeting the nation’s economy into the worst economic downturn in our lifetimes. As the country…

Legalising the cannabis economy takes a Covid-19 hit

Delays in passing new laws governing the possession and use of cannabis, caused by the Covid-19 lockdown, have placed on hold the development of a different kind of green economy mentioned by President Cyril Rampahosa in his February State of the Nation address.

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Coronavirus: The tide is coming for medicinal cannabis

Cannabis researchers in Canada say the plant-based drug may provide resistance to SARS-CoV-2. Their preliminary findings are part of broader research into the use of medicinal cannabis in treating cancer.

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Cannabis Canada: Pot Generates $8.16B Toward Canada’s Economy, StatsCan says

Economic activity in Canada’s legal pot industry tripled since legalization: StatsCan Canada’s cannabis industry generates about $8.16 billion to the country’s economy, according to latest data from Statistics Canada. The legal cannabis industry contri…

The Cannabis Industry Could Get a Big Boost in the Next Stimulus Bill

Left out of the CARES Act and in dire need of cash, pot stocks need some assistance this year. Here’s what could happen. While many companies are getting benefits from the government to help battle COVID-19 and its impact on the economy, cannabis is on…