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There’s Progress In The Cannabis Sector Across Thailand And Brazil

Thailand is paving its way toward allowing private production and sale of marijuana for medical use. According to Reuters, the country’s cabinet approved amendments to its narcotics act on Tuesday. Once they are legally reviewed, the amendments will be sent before the Thai parliament. Thailand legalized marijuana in 2017, and was the first Southeast Asian […]

Thai Hospitals Get the Go-Ahead to Produce Traditional Cannabis Medicines

Medicines must adhere to list of 16 government-approved concoctions. Thailand is warming to cannabis with the announcement that some hospitals can now legally produce traditional medicine containing cannabis as long as a traditional Thai medicine expert is on duty to prepare them. The traditional medicines are treatments for common illnesses in some provinces, says the Department of Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine in Bangkok Post. The medicines can only be from among the 16 recipes…