Prohibition Partners’ Top Ten Trends for 2021 {$excerpt:n}     As 2020 comes to a close, Prohibition Partners’ international team of analysts, consultants and thought-leaders have come together to analyse the top trends set to define the cannabis industry in 2021 and beyond.  From the impact of Brexit and COVID-19 to the rapidly developing…

Why Europe’s big cannabis route is so hard to shut {$excerpt:n} “Now we’re on their turf,” says one of the three Greek drug enforcement officers, walking, guns at the ready and bloated in their bulletproof vests. A short distance ahead lies the porous border with Albania. This is the biggest land route for cannabis…

Morocco votes ‘Yes’ in historic UN vote on rescheduling cannabis {$excerpt:n} Morocco was among several other countries who voted in favour of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND)’s rescheduling cannabis and cannabis-related substances as a less dangerous drug. The vote was cast on Wednesday at Vienna during the CND’s 63rd session. The tightly…

Low-Dose Cannabis Gains In Popularity In Europe {$excerpt:n} Cannabis has been popular in Europe for a very long time. While it’s unclear when cannabis consumption first became popular in Europe, it’s as popular today as ever before. Parts of Europe such as Amsterdam and Barcelona have been top cannabis tourist destinations among cannabis fans for many…

Cannabis: What Is Its Legal Status in Scandinavia? {$excerpt:n} What was once an illegal substance is now considered in many countries around the world as being acceptable. As you could guess, I’m talking about cannabis or marijuana. Thanks to its many benefits, cannabis has infiltrated many markets globally, with more and more people joining…

EU’s Highest Court Rules On CBD {$excerpt:n} The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled member states must not prohibit the marketing of lawfully produced cannabidiol (CBD). The case in question was in relation to a situation where parties produced hemp-derived CBD in the Czech Republic that was then imported into France…

Fly with Cannabis – Which Countries Let You Do It {$excerpt:n}   Different ways to be legal Not only does every country have its own laws regarding the use, possession, sale, cultivation, and import/export of cannabis, but often these categories too can be broken down further into medical legalizations, recreational legalizations, and even religious…

EU youth drinking less, swapping tobacco for cannabis: study {$excerpt:n} Young Europeans are drinking less alcohol and also smoking less—but are increasingly dabbling with cannabis, a continent-wide study showed Thursday. “Smoking and drinking among 15-16-year-old school students are showing signs of decline, but there are concerns over potentially risky cannabis use and the challenges…

Will Europe THC Limit Increase to 0.3%? {$excerpt:n} Big day for European hemp farmers and the CBD industry as the allowance of THC in industrial hemp was voted on by Parliament. While still low compared to countries like Switzerland, this Europe THC limit increase would certainly loosen things up. A lot goes on in…

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