Tag: cannabis


Jamaica’s Authorities Up the Ante In The Issuing Of Cannabis License

The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) in Jamaica has issued its 50th license for operations in the medical cannabis industry. The Montego Bay-based Outlier Biopharma Limited was presented with the permit to operate a retail herbal house (without the facility for consumption) during a ceremony held recently. Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture, and Fisheries, in his comments, said he […]


European Companies In Cannabis Stock Frenzy

More and more countries and companies are seeking to cash in on the green cannabis ‘gold’ market. Up to five companies active in the cannabis industry could go public in 2020 in Europe, a continent whose stock markets have largely missed out on the North American “pot stocks” frenzy. This was revealed by insiders at European investment bank, Bryan Garnier. […]


Jamaica: Import/Export Regulations For Cannabis Coming Soon

Audley Shaw, the Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture, and Fisheries, announced recently that Jamaicans can expect the import/export regulations for cannabis soon. Mr. Shaw said work is being done on the draft of the regulations by the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) and other agencies of Government. “Through the work of the CLA, we [Government] are now in receipt of the […]


Jamaica Will Not Be Left Behind In The Growing Global Medical Cannabis Market

According to Jamaica’s Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, the country will not be left behind in the growing global medical cannabis industry. The Minister noted that while Jamaica has only decriminalized the use of up to two ounces of marijuana and issued a few licenses for production and processing, the product is now legal in […]