14 Apr 2017
Week in Review: 4 takeaways from Canada’s recreational marijuana planBy Omar Sacirbey Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offers entrepreneurs worldwide a first look at how the nation’s policymakers envision the first adult-use cannabis market in a G-7 nation. His government Thursday introduced landmark legislation to legalize recreational marijuana. Among the four notable business highlights:
- The government hopes to fast-track the program and have it up and running by the middle of next year.
- The market would be friendly to business types worldwide who want to go to Canada and set up shop.
- Newer, smaller cultivators would get a chance to participate in the program – although existing