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MPs debate economic benefits of medical cannabis – key takeaways

Published 3 days ago  on 21st April 2023 By Sarah Sinclair  – Link to source The first parliamentary debate on the economic benefits of the UK medical cannabis industry was welcomed this week, but garnered a ‘predictably poor’ response from government.  A number of cross-party MPs spoke up in support of the UK’s medical cannabis industry in parliament’s…

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MHRA’s New Guidance Points To A ‘Truly Pharmaceutical Path’ For UK Medical Cannabis And Could See End To ‘GACP To GMP Washing’

By BEN STEVENS NOVEMBER 30, 2022; Source: THE UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) last week released new detailed guidelines for medical cannabis companies operating in the UK.  This new guidance from the MHRA and the Home Office sought, for the first time, to provide a step-by-step plan for companies ‘that do not already…

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Khiron Spikes On Colombian Insurance Deal

Source: INTERNATIONAL medical cannabis company Khiron has seen its share price skyrocket over 60% following a crucial resolution that was passed by the Colombian Ministry of Health.  Resolution 2808 was signed on December 30, 2022, meaning that from January 1, 2023, every insurance provider in Colombia is mandated to cover the costs of medical cannabis prescriptions…

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