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Aurora Cannabis Finalizes Acquisition of CanniMed Therapeutics

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Aurora Cannabis (TSX: ACB) (OTCQB: ACBFF) announced this morning that the company has finalized acquisition of 95% of CanniMed Therapeutics (TSX: CMED) outstanding shares to complete “the largest acquisition in cannabis industry history.” Aurora Cannabis plans to acquire the remaining of CanniMeds outstanding shares through compulsory share acquisition. By completing...
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Companies Ready to Supply Pharmacies in Canada with Legal Cannabis

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Wholly owned subsidiary of Privateer Holdings, Tilray, has signed an LOI to supply medical cannabis to Pharmasave, a pharmacy chain in Canada of more than 650 independently owned pharmacies. A number of different companies are attempting to jostle for position ahead of the planned legalization in Canada this year. Other...
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Health Canada Announces Rules for Cannabis Packaging Ahead of 2018 Legalization

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The Canadian government has released rules regarding the packaging and branding of recreational cannabis products throughout the country. This news comes months away from the proposed legalization of cannabis country wide. Regulations are made stringent in an attempt to keep cannabis products away from youth. Some regulations include the standardization...
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Aphria Signs LOI to Supply 12 Tons of Cannabis to Quebec a Year

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Aphria (TSX: APH) (OTC: APHQF) has signed a letter of intent with Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ), an alcohol retail and e-commerce chain, to distribute 12 tons of high grade cannabis products to the province of Quebec. Aphria will become one of the only major distributers of cannabis in...