Global market predictions rise again, firms look to Maltese market and Aphria eyes up Nuuvera deal. Fast growing hemp becomes even faster growing market as building material becomes invaluable. This week's country review inspects Slovenia's cultivation laws and its inhibition of real market growth.
The world's largest cannabis merger begins to take shape as North American firms look to Europe. On home soil France looks to soften drug laws but fends off legalisation discussions and Germany and Italy struggle with shortages. This weeks country review looks at Serbian patients fights for medical cannabis.
Italy begins selling high CBD cannabis as Danish doctors remain in the dark about cannabis prescriptions. In a watershed moment for athletes, the World Anti-Doping Agency removes CBD from the prohibited substances list. We discuss Croatias pioneering role in eastern european cannabis in this week's country review.
New studies show cannabis can be used in psychosis as Epidolex gets FDA approval. Meanwhile, Canadian giant Canopy Growth targets Europe and South America for international expansion. The first country review of the year analyses Austria's cannabis system and how the government is jeopardising its success.