How to Access Medical Cannabis in Australia

Cannabis is used to treat illnesses, but federal legislation has a strict hold on how people can access medical cannabis in Australia.

Recreational cannabis remains out of reach in Australia, but the country legalised medical cannabis in 2016, opening up access to the cannabis market for both Australians and investors alike.

Cannabis in Australia is used to treat a myriad of conditions, from epilepsy to neuropathic pain, but federal legislation has a strict hold on the distribution of cannabis in the country.

Patients can only receive medicinal cannabis products via a specialist and then may have to wait up to a month for government approval. However, there are signs that the limits to access are slowly lessening, including the approval of over-the-counter cannabidiol (CBD) products and new breakthroughs in government-sponsored medical cannabis research.

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Australia Mining Update: H1 2021 in Review

The Investing News Network looks at what's happened in Australia's mining market so far in 2021, and what could be ahead in the second half of the year.

Click here to read the previous Australia mining update.

After an uncertain 2020 for the Australian mining industry, the resource market showed signs of a sharp recovery in the first six months of the new year.

Prices for iron ore are supporting resource exports in the country, with many ASX-listed mining companies also posting gains year-to-date.

Here the Investing News Network looks at what's happened in Australia's mining sector so far in 2021, and what could be ahead in the second half.

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Investing in Lithium in Australia

Interested in investing in lithium in Australia? Here’s a brief overview of the basic facts investors should know about the market.

After the country became the world’s largest lithium producer in 2018, many market participants are wondering if investing in lithium in Australia is a good option

Without a doubt, the energy revolution is here to stay, with forecasts for electric vehicle (EV) sales increasing every day. As a result, demand for lithium, a key element in the lithium-ion batteries used to power electric cars, is expected to triple by 2025 — reaching about 1 million tonnes in size.

For investors interested in getting into the space, here’s a brief overview of the basic facts to know about investing in lithium in Australia, including what stocks to keep an eye on.

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: WeissLaw LLP Investigates Square, Inc.

WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Square, Inc. in connection with the Company’s proposed acquisition of Afterpay Limited . Under the terms of the agreement, Square will issue shares of Square’s Class A common stock to Afterpay shareholders, who will receive 0.375 shares of Square stock for each Afterpay share they own. The …

WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Square, Inc. (“Square”) (NYSE: SQ) in connection with the Company’s proposed acquisition of Afterpay Limited (“Afterpay” or the “Company”) (ASX: APT). Under the terms of the agreement, Square will issue shares of Square’s Class A common stock to Afterpay shareholders, who will receive 0.375 shares of Square stock for each Afterpay share they own. The transaction is valued at approximately $29 billion .

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Galaxy Resources Limited Announcement

Galaxy Resources Limited advises that the following announcement has been made to the Australian Securities Exchange which appears on the Company’s platform : Change in directors interest notice – MR The announcement can be viewed at: SOURCE Galaxy Resources Limited View original content

Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) ( Company ) advises that the following announcement has been made to the Australian Securities Exchange which appears on the Company’s platform (ASX):

  • Change in directors interest notice – MR

The announcement can be viewed at:

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Australian Cannabis: Forecasts, Analysis and Expert Advice

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  • Australian Cannabis Outlook 2021: Medical Leads the Way
  • Top ASX Cannabis Stocks of 2020
  • 10 ASX Cannabis Stocks

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