Stats Canada: Looking back from 2020, how cannabis use and related behaviours changed in Canada

Stats Canada: Looking back from 2020, how cannabis use and related behaviours changed in Canada
  OTTAWA  – By late 2020, one in five Canadians (20%) reported having used cannabis in the past three months, which was more than both the 14% reporting use before legalization and the 18% reporting use in the first few months after enactment of the Cannabis Act (October 2018). Daily or almost daily use also increased to 7.9% from 6.1% in 2019 and 5.4% in 2018. These findings... Read More

AME responds to B.C. Budget 2021

AME responds to B.C. Budget 2021
  VANCOUVER – B.C.’s minerals and metals are needed for advances in green technologies and new innovations. The B.C. Budget 2021 announcement acknowledges the critical role that a strong mineral exploration industry plays in supporting the transition to a low-carbon future in B.C. through investments in infrastructure, skills training and permitting. The Association for Mineral Exploration’s (AME) President and CEO,... Read More

Economic stimulus should come from taxpayers, not governments

Economic stimulus should come from taxpayers, not governments
Canadian politicians insist that massive government spending is needed to bring the economy back to life. But they’re wrong Canadian politicians at every level continue to insist that massive government spending is needed to bring the Canadian economy back to life. But they’re dead wrong. Politicians can help our economy. But not with more wasteful spending. Instead, they should let... Read More

New Leaf gets Health Canada approval for Psirenity to build psilocybin research facility

New Leaf gets Health Canada approval for Psirenity to build psilocybin research facility
TORONTO – New Leaf Canada Inc. reported it has received approval from Health Canada that will allow its wholly-owned subsidiary Psirenity to begin construction of a psilocybin research facility at its Norfolk County location. When completed the facility will be inspected for approval by Health Canada so it can become a CDSA licensed facility. Health Canada administers the CDSA (Controlled... Read More

Netcoins announces transactional record, processing $23 M in daily trades

Netcoins announces transactional record, processing $23 M in daily trades
  VANCOUVER – BIGG Digital Assets Inc. (CSE: BIGG; OTCQX: BBKCF; WKN: A2PS9W), owner of Netcoins, the online cryptocurrency brokerage that makes it easy for Canadians to buy, sell, and understand cryptocurrency reported a new daily trading record, processing over $23 Million in digital asset trades on April 20th. Netcoins also set a daily customer signup record with 900+ registrations... Read More