The demand for new electric cars is experiencing a decline as the predicted slowdown of the economy makes its way through the system. No doubt the effects in it’s supply chain for these cars will experience those effects too. Part of the supply chain is the mining of those minerals associated with the batteries for those electric cars, among other things. The two key … [Read more...] about Are You Charged Up?
OxyContin maker, Purdue Pharma, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection days after reaching a landmark settlement with over 2,000 local governments. The company is accused of being responsible for the creation and extension of the opioid crisis that is currently whipping North America. The bankruptcy protection, filed in New York, comes after the billionaire … [Read more...] about Purdue Pharma, alleged opioid crisis instigator, files for bankruptcy
Via Sky Financial News The excitement over entering into a new line of business can, if you are smart and lucky, bring wealth your way. That is the allure. When the allure is in the arena many entities are created and the fun begins. Legalized cannabis is in that spot today. Is it new? Well sort of. Legal well, certainly in Canada and sort of legal in the United States, but … [Read more...] about Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Reading time: 00:55s What? Chinese tech manufacturer Huawei’s CFO, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Vancouver earlier this month. On Tuesday, it was revealed that former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig was arrested in China as well. This was followed by news of a second Canadian - Michael Spavor, was also detained. Why? Wanzhou was arrested over US … [Read more...] about 5Dubs Report: Tensions rise between Canada and China amidst Huawei exec, allegedly retaliatory arrests
Jeff Sessions, former Attorney General in the US, was the long-tenured figurehead of the anti-marijuana legalization movement in the United States. With the news of his unceremonious departure from office last week, the industry’s communication channels were set ablaze and the spark of legalization blew brighter than it has in a long time. Below, you’ll find our top picks to … [Read more...] about Sessions out: read up on the infamous AG’s ousting and how the US marijuana industry reacted