Alberta said on Friday recreational marijuana will be sold in licensed private retail stores to be overseen by a government regulator, as the energy-rich province unveiled its guidelines for pot just months before it is legalized in Canada.
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Medical marijuana maker CanniMed Therapeutics Inc (CMED.TO) should withdraw a shareholder rights plan adopted to fend off a hostile bid from larger rival Aurora Cannibis Inc ABC.TO, two Canadian regulators have ruled.
Medical marijuana maker Aphria Inc said on Thursday it would invest C$10 million ($7.80 million) in the proposed combination of two recreational marijuana companies to expand its presence in the sector.
CALGARY, AB, Dec. 18, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Many Albertans are satisfied with the marijuana-related policies recently introduced by the provincial government, a new Insights West poll has found.
OTTAWA, Ontario, Dec. 06, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis Canada Association is pleased to announce Sundial Growers Inc. (“Sundial”) as the association’s newest member.
The North American Marijuana Index, a stock index that tracks the top performing cannabis stocks in the U.S. and Canada, increased 4% in October.
EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Albertans have one more week to provide their feedback on the draft Alberta Cannabis Framework through an online survey.
CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Sunniva Inc. (“Sunniva” or “the Company”), a North American provider of medical cannabis products and services, is bringing advanced greenhouse technology to Cathedral City, California, following unanimous approval of the project by the city’s Planning Commission.
When the province of Alberta announced that it was surveying the public on Alberta cannabis regulations, it didn’t know that more than 45,000 residents would submit their opinions on the matter.
EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 4, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Alberta Cannabis Framework proposes who will be able to buy and use cannabis once it is legal, where they will be able to buy it and where they will be allowed to use it.
CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 3, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Julian Marley’s, son of late Reggae star Bob Marley, ultra-premium cannabis brand JuJu Royal (CSE: JUJU) will now be distributed to southern California dispensaries through an agreement with Finka Distribution, a G FarmaBrand company.
Most interviews with Cam Battley — Aurora Cannabis Inc.’s zealous executive vice-president — inevitably yield considerable enthusiasm about the company’s outlook.
CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 22, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – GEA Technologies Ltd. “NEX:GEA.H” (“GEA” or the “Company”), an Alberta corporation listed on the NEX exchange, and DropLeaf LLC (“DropLeaf”), a limited liability company governed by the laws of Nevada, are pleased to announce (further to the press release dated September 8, 2017), that the merger transaction has been completed.
CALGARY, Alberta, June 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — GEA Technologies Ltd. “NEX:GEA.H” (“GEA” or the “Company”), an Alberta corporation and DropLeaf LLC (“DropLeaf”), a limited liability company governed by the laws of Nevada, are pleased to announce that they have entered into a letter of intent for the purpose of merging their businesses (the “LOI”).
On June 2, 2017, Alberta, one of Canada’s western provinces, announced that it is seeking input from Albertans on the province’s recreational marijuana rollout.
EDMONTON, Alberta, June 2, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The survey, along with a series of stakeholder engagements, will help guide how Alberta will adapt to proposed federal legislation that would legalize cannabis by July 2018. Albertans are asked to visit alberta.ca/cannabis to learn more about cannabis legalization and participate in the survey, which will run until July 31, 2017.
As Canada heads toward legalization of marijuana, Alberta producer Aurora Cannabis is focused on expansion with ambitions to raise a $160-million “war chest” from investors who are anxious to profit from what is expected to be a multibillion industry.
Online sales could be one way recreational marijuana is sold after legalization. Canopy Growth, the parent company of Tweed, Bedrocan, and Mettrum, is preparing to launch a website that will sell marijuana from all three producers in one place.
CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Maple Leaf Green World (MGW-V) (“Maple Leaf” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a formal purchase agreement with the owner of a vacant site comprising approximately four (4) acres of land in Henderson, Nevada.
CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Maple Leaf Green World (MGW-V) (“Maple Leaf” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that, after careful consideration of other options, the Company intends to build a new facility for its Nevada operations, using the same site BioNeva Innovations of Henderson LLC (“BioNeva”) employed to obtain its cultivation permit (the “Permit”).
Opinions are split on setting a minimum age for purchasing cannabis following a report from the federal Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation.
Need some medical marijuana? There’s an app for that. An Alberta-based pot producer has launched a mobile app to make it easier for patients with a prescription to purchase federally-regulated medicinal weed.
CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 29, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Maple Leaf Green World (MGW-V) (“Maple Leaf” or the “Company”) announces that it has started harvesting the first crop at its California facility. The first tranche, consisting of approximately 100 pounds of product, is expected to be shipped out in two weeks.