Bob Marley in New Zealand, 1979
Jamaicans fear only foreigners will be able capitalize on the country’s growing cannabis industry. In 2015, the island nation liberalized its pot laws to allow MED and pot tourism.
Around the world:
- Denmark is emerging as Europe’s MED industry hub.
- Officials in Belgium are under pressure to legalize MED.
- New Zealand appears likely to hold a national referendum on REC legalization in 2020.
- A Chinese blockchain investor is pivoting to focus on industrial hemp.
South China Morning Post