Greece wants to get economy high on weed sales — RT Business News


Published time: 14 Nov, 2017 14:34 The cultivation and sale of medical marijuana could help Greece’s government pull the country out of a seven-year economic crisis, according to Evangelos Apostolou, Greek Minister of Rural Development and Food. He told Bloomberg that favorable climate conditions and the possible medical legalization of …

Greece defends F-16 warplane upgrade amid cost criticism Yahoo7 News

Athens (AFP) – Greece on Thursday defended its decision to upgrade its fleet of US-made F-16 warplanes, arguing that the multi-million cost will not destabilise its precarious budget. Greece defends F-16 warplane upgrade amid cost criticism “We are discussing the upgrade of (around 90) aircraft at a maximum cost of …

New provincial marijuana corporation will control weed sales and close illegal ‘dispensaries’

New provincial marijuana corporation will control weed sales and close illegal ‘dispensaries’  OurWindsor.caOntario Wants To Fine Illegal Cannabis Businesses Up To $1 Million After Legalization  CivilizedHighlights of Ontario’s new marijuana legislation  North Country Public RadioFull coverage

Support for weed legalization just hit an all time high

A man holds up a joint during a rally to support the legalization of marijuana on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, April 24, 2017. Smoking pot in public remains illegal everywhere in Washington.Alex Brandon/AP 64% Americans support marijuana legalization It’s a record high since the question was first polled in 1969 …

New provincial marijuana corporation will control weed sales and close illegal ‘dispensaries’

The province’s new marijuana monopoly will be known as the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation.Attorney General Yasir Naqvi launched the OCRC — a subsidiary of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario — in sweeping legislation Wednesday at Queen’s Park that takes effect when Ottawa legalizes recreational weed next July 1.“That is …

Indian economy on ‘very solid track’: IMF chief Lagarde | business-news

Days after the International Monetary Fund lowered its growth forecast for the current and the next year, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said the Indian economy is on a “very solid track” in the mid-term.“Turning to India…we have slightly downgraded India; but we believe that India is for the medium and …

Modi govt unveils Rs 9-trillion plan to boost economy | business-news

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government announced it would invest over Rs 9 trillion to recapitalise state-owned banks and build new roads and highways on Tuesday, its biggest move yet to shore up an economy growing at its slowest in three years.Plans include spending Rs 2.11 trillion towards infusing capital into …

Bank of Canada’s Poloz might be spooked by an unnatural economy: Don Pittis – Business

Borrowers and homeowners haunted by thoughts of another hike in interest rates just days before Halloween may have been reassured to hear Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz held rates steady yesterday. But those hoping for a simple answer on the trajectory of future interest rates have every reason to remain unnerved. Only days …