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Jamaica Clarifies Requirements for Prescribing Medical Ganja

Jamaica Clarifies Requirements for Prescribing Medical Ganja

Jamaica Clarifies Requirements for Prescribing Medical Ganja

Training began this past summer in Jamaica for medical professionals to become certified in prescribing medical ganja; however, it appears that such training isn’t actually required by law.

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Canopy Growth Increases International Footprint by Expanding into Jamaican Medical Market With the Introduction of Tweed JA

SMITHS FALLS, ON and KINGSTON, JAMAICA, Oct. 25, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) is pleased to announce that it has launched a strategic partnership in the Jamaican cannabis market as part of its ongoing international expansion.

These Are the First Two Licensed Jamaican Cannabis Companies

These Are the First Two Licensed Jamaican Cannabis Companies

While Jamaican cannabis has a rich history, the country of Jamaica hasn’t been at the forefront of the legal industry; however, that may soon change as the country has issued its first two Jamaican cannabis licenses.

Jamaica Making Progress With Dispensary Training Workshops

Jamaica Making Progress With Dispensary Training Workshops

On Aug. 21, 2017, the Jamaican Ministry of Health announced that it has been making progress with its dispensary training workshops, teaching medical, scientific and health professionals how to properly dispense medical cannabis.

World of Cannabis: Navigating the Caribbean Market

World of Cannabis: Navigating the Caribbean Market

Cannabis has a particularly rich history in the Caribbean. With Jamaica and Puerto Rico making moves in the market, the World of Cannabis featured Edgar Montero, Mark Slaugh, Lance Johnstone Courtney Betty and Barry Robert Gainsburg, Esq., on how to navigate the Caribbean market.

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United Cannabis Corporation Submits Application To Jamaica’s Cannabis Licensing Authority

DENVER, Nov. 10, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that its Joint Venture (the “Joint Venture” or “UCANN/CRD”), which is 50% owned with Jamaica-based Cannabis Research & Development (“CRD”), has submitted its application for a license to cultivate, process, transport and conduct research on cannabis within Jamaica.

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Oaksterdam – Proud International Education Partner of Rastafari Rootzfest in Negril with Ganjamaica Cup

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The second staging of Rastafari Rootzfest™ will be held once again at the Long Bay Beach Park in global ganja capital Negril from December 9-11, 2016.

Learn to Navigate the Caribbean's Legal Cannabis Industry

Learn to Navigate the Caribbean’s Legal Cannabis Industry

With Jamaica and Puerto Rico making moves in the legal market, “The World of Cannabis” will welcome the Caribbean to the Palms Casino Resort on Nov. 15, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Entrepreneurs and Investors: Enter 'The World of Cannabis' in Vegas

Entrepreneurs and Investors: Enter ‘The World of Cannabis’ in Vegas

On Nov. 15, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing “The World of Cannabis” to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to show eager entrepreneurs and investors how to navigate the complexity of international cannabis laws and the opportunities they present.

Jamaica's Cannabis Licensing Authority Receives More Than 200 Applications

Jamaica’s Cannabis Licensing Authority Receives More Than 200 Applications

Jamaica’s Cannabis Licensing Authority has received more than 200 medical cannabis licensing applications, as reported by Jamaica Information Service on June 29, 2016.

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Rihanna Denies Launch of Branded Marijuana Line

The story seems to have originated with 18karatreggae.com, which quoted the singer of hits like “Umbrella” and “Disturbia” as saying “MaRihanna by Rihanna is truly the first mainstream cannabis brand in the world and proud to be a pioneer … .”

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O.penVAPE Opens Doors With Jamaican Licensing Agreement

Denver-based O.penVAPE, one of the largest and best known consumer brands now developing in the American market, has announced a ground-breaking new alliance with Timeless Herbal Care, a Jamaican cannabis company.

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BioTrackTHC™ Collaborates with University of Technology and University of the West Indies in Jamaica to Provide Seed-to-Sale Medical Marijuana Tracking Technology

KINGSTON, JAMAICA and FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla; May 14, 2015/Weed Wire/ — BioTrackTHC™, the leading provider of seed-to-sale software tracking solutions for marijuana businesses and government regulators, today announced partnerships that provide the company’s seed-to-sale medical marijuana tracking technology and training to the University of Technology, Jamaica and the University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica.

GGS Structures President Leigh Coulter Wins Award for International Trade

NIAGARA FALLS, Canada, Feb. 23, 2015 / Weed Wire / – During last Friday’s Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year awards, Leigh Coulter, President of GGS Structures, a leading provider of commercial marijuana facilities, walked away with the Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the category of International Trade.


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