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Greek Company Receives License to Produce Medical Cannabis in Europe

The Greek company Kalacan Hellas S.A. recently announced that it had received its medical cannabis installation license, allowing the company to establish manufacturing facilities in Europe to produce cannabis. The company plans on building its large-scale greenhouses on a 77,258...

First Woman to Own a Cannabis Store in Ontario Is a Greek-Canadian

The CANVAS cannabis store in Ontario is expanding, with a new location in Mount Dennis in Toronto and its Greek-Canadian owner will donate 50 per cent of profits from its opening days to a local food bank. The community-focused CANVAS...

International Cannabis Fair Opens in Greece

Athens Cannabis Expo 2020 opened its doors to visitors on Friday in the coastal area of Faliro in Tae Kwon Do stadium. “Cannabis exhibitions are not something new in Europe and the rest of the world, due to the fact...

Billionaire Alki David Out on Bail After Cannabis Smuggling Charges

Greek-Cypriot Coca Cola heir Alki David posted $300,000 bail and fled the Caribbean island of St. Kitts aboard his private jet on Tuesday, one day after he was arrested on drug charges. David, 50, who was traveleing with his fellow...

Proposed 350 Million Euro Investment for Cannabis Production in Greece

A total of thirty separate proposed foreign investments in medical and industrial cannabis production have been submitted to Greek authorities for approval, it was revealed on Sunday. According to sources quoted by the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (AMNA) the total proposed...

Cannabis Legalization in Greece Creates Business Opportunities

Greece is aiming to create new business opportunities in the new cannabis market generated after the passage of new laws which legalize the use of medical cannabis and the production of industrial cannabis. The first two licenses were granted to...

First Cannabis Vending Machine Installed in Athens

Athenians and tourists can now buy cannabis products from a vending machine which was installed earlier this week in the center of the Greek capital. The machine, which is seen by some industry watchers as a potentially important part of...

Athens Hosts Huge Cannabis Exhibition

More than 150 cannabis exhibitors from Greece and abroad participated in the Athens Cannabis Expo 2019 held at the Tae Kwon Do stadium in Faliro that runs till Jan. 13. As Greece turns to medical cannabis as a means of generating much-needed...

Greek Court Sentences 8 for Smuggling 1.5 Tons of Cannabis into Italy

A criminal court in Piraeus has found eight people guilty of involvement in a drug operation last April that smuggled nearly 1.5 tons of cannabis into Italy by speed boat. The men were each handed jail sentences of up to...

Greek Police Bust Drug Trafficking Gang and Seize Over 27 kg of Cannabis

Greek police have busted a significant drug racket in raids in Athens, as well as Fthiotida and Patra in central and western Greece. The bust took place last Thursday, and on Monday the Greece Police (ELAS) announced that they had...