Canada to legalise marijuana on October 17

June 21, 2018 in International

[caption id="attachment_15637" align="alignleft" width="300"] An employee with medicinal marijuana plants in the flowering room at Tweed INC in Smith Falls, Ontario, on Monday[/caption] TORONTO, Canada (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said yesterday marijuana will be legal nationwide on October 17. Trudeau said in Parliament that...

Canada legalises recreational cannabis use

June 20, 2018 in International

Canada's parliament has passed a law legalising the recreational use of marijuana nationwide. The Cannabis Act passed its final hurdle on Tuesday in a 52-29 vote in the Senate. The bill controls and regulates how the drug can be grown, distributed, and sold. Canadians will be able...

US slaps 25% tariffs on $50 b in Chinese imports

June 19, 2018 in International

[caption id="attachment_22283" align="alignleft" width="300"] In this January 30, 2018 file photo, a ship-to-shore crane loads two shipping containers together onto a vessel at Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah in Savannah, Georgia. China's government has renewed its threat to scrap deals with Washington aimed at...