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11 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Canada Seen as Safe Haven for Cannabis Investors as U.S. AG Launches Strike Against Industry

For the North American cannabis industry, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision (http://nnw.fm/7hbPL) to remove the protections to...


11 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Broader Market Shifts Send Lithium Demand Over the Top

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in December made true his promise to build in South Australia the world's biggest lithium ion battery. "The world's largest...


10 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT Orphan Rare Diseases R&D Advancements Increase Novel Therapeutic Options for Drug Development Pipeline

Rare conditions are also known as Orphan diseases which are generally categorized as chronic, degenerative and life-threatening in nature and...


10 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT Emerging Lithium and Cobalt Demand Carries Momentum Into 2018

While the demand for electric vehicles increases over the coming decades, so, too, will the price for the raw materials required to produce them....


10 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Application of Blockchain Technology Continues to Rage for Future Transaction Management

Blockchain technology has the potential to disrupt many industries in the future by changing the way companies process business transactions....


10 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT 2018 Could be a Breakout Year for Cannabis Companies

Entering a new year is exciting, especially when the future holds the promise of expanding marketplaces and business opportunities. From growers...


10 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Trump's Recent Executive Order Could Boost Lithium Supply in the U.S.

A recent report released by the U.S. government has identified as many as 23 minerals that are 'critical to the national economy and national...


09 Jan, 2018, 13:40 GMT Medical Device Innovation Continues to Transform Future of Healthcare Sector

The growth in development for addressing healthcare, specifically unmet needs, as well as the ongoing and increasing need for developing the...


09 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Blockchain Emerging as a New Frontier for the Gaming Industry

The overall value of the global cryptocurrency market reached an all-time high of more than $700 billion on January 3, 2018 (http://nnw.fm/0rxFZ),...


09 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Intriguing Research into Pathways to Limit Nicotine, Quit Cigarette Use

It's no secret that cigarettes, a product whose toxins and carcinogens have shown time and again to cause illness and a long list of cancers, are...


09 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Bitcoin's Rise Speeds the Adoption of Cryptocurrency-based Payment Solutions

The meteoric rise in the price of bitcoin in 2017, from just under $1,000 to above $15,000 at year-end, has attracted the attention of investors...


08 Jan, 2018, 07:00 GMT Wavestone Global Survey on Deep Tech Investments: Europe is Deep Tech and France is Thriving

Since the 2000s, start-ups have overwhelmingly established themselves as a new ecosystem for innovation. But, some way from this dense and...


04 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT Blockchain Technology Disrupting Growing List of Major Industries

While a growing list of industries are swept up in influence of disruption unleashed by blockchain technology, the energy industry in particular...


04 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Regulated Cannabis Industry Spawns Enterprises Providing a Diverse Array of Critical Support Services

The regulated cannabis industry has experienced phenomenal growth in the past few years as more states legalize the use of marijuana for either...


04 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Blockchain's Revolutionary Potential Goes Well Beyond Just Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

A growing number of publicly traded companies are making big moves to join the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology frenzy. A few companies...


03 Jan, 2018, 15:15 GMT Expansion in Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Operations Continues Despite Recent Lull in the Bitcoin Market

Investments from corporate North America have been small, but appear to be growing in the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology development....


03 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT Cobalt and Lithium Miners Looking to Cash in on Increasing Demand in Growing EV Sector

A handful of Canadian major and junior miners are ramping up operations to mine cobalt and lithium in 2018, betting on demand for a reliable...


03 Jan, 2018, 13:40 GMT Cannabis Stocks Expand North American Operations Anticipating Strong 2018 as a Result of Latest Legalization Milestones

According to Arcview Market Research, North Americans spent $6.7 billion on legal pot in 2016, up more than 30% from the year before and is...


03 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Blockchain Technology Changing Many Industries - Not Just For Cyrptocurrencies

Blockchain technology to the surprise of many is not just for cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple, Etherium and so on. Blockchain...


28 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Major Developments in Cannabis Industry Today Including Significant License Developments

Canadian and North American Cannabis companies are quickly ramping up operations getting ready to meet the anticipated surge in demand when...


27 Dec, 2017, 15:30 GMT Biotech's Sprinting Into the New Year

As we near the end of 2017, biotech companies are preparing for the first quarter of the New Year. As time progresses we continue to witness...


22 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Deals in Battery Metals Market Set Stage for Increases

USA News Group -The demand for high grade, high purity manganese sparked by its application in new power storage and battery technology is...


22 Dec, 2017, 07:01 GMT 2017: Indian Realty Reforms Boost NRI Investment Sentiment

2017 has ended on a high note for the Indian real estate sector with regulatory reforms renewing NRI confidence in the Indian property market....


21 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Canadian Cannabis Companies Seeking Higher Stakes in Australian Market

USA News Group - As investor excitement continues to climb in Canada over the upcoming legalization of cannabis on July 1, 2018, major Canadian...


21 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Blockchain Technology's Usefulness Promotes Innovation for Wide Range of Industries

Though typically associated solely with bitcoin and cryptocurrency, blockchain technology is becoming increasingly important for a wide range of...