Category Archives: Philippines

Courtesy Meeting/Call with Senator Robinhood Padilla regarding Senate Bill 230, also known as Medical Cannabis Compassionate Act.

Courtesy Meeting/Call with Senator Robinhood Padilla regarding Senate Bill 230, also known as Medical Cannabis Compassionate Act. Attended by the following representatives from different organizations: Dr. Donnabel T. Cunanan Spokesperson, PCCS Dr. Gem Marq Mutia Founder, Philippine Society of Cannabinoid Medicine Mr. Chuck Manansala President, Masikhay Research Thank you so much to Senator Robinhood Padilla & his Legis Team for

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Robinhood Bill on Medical Cannabis

PRESS RELEASE! Robinhood bill on medical cannabis, welcome but worrisome – Advocates The Medical Cannabis Party (MedCann Party) welcomes the medical cannabis bill filed by Senator Robinhood Padilla, but seeks discussion over the bill’s penal provisions. “The bill is historic as it is the first ever bill filed in the Senate with regards to the use of cannabis for medical

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Medical Marijuana To Be in Capsule, Oil Form under Senate Bill

By Wilnard Bacelonia July 22, 2022, 7:24 pm MANILA – Senate Bill 230 that seeks to legalize the medical use of marijuana will not promote the use of raw cannabis but it will be in capsule and oil form for use in debilitating medical conditions of qualified patients. Bill author Senator Robinhood Padilla is pushing for the legalization of medical marijuana as

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Padilla files bill pushing for legalization of medical marijuana

July 22, 2022 | 2:52pm In this file photo taken on June 14, 2018 flowers containing CBD (Cannabidiol) but no THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) are pictured in a shop in Paris. AFP / Geoffroy Van der Hasselt MANILA, Philippines — A lawmaker has filed a measure pushing for the legalization of medical marijuana in the Philippines as a “compassionate alternative means of medical

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Best Japanese Snacks and Candies

There’s no denying the global popularity of Japanese snacks, led primarily by a combination of quirkiness and unusual flavor pairings. With an dizzingying assortment of Japanese candy, chips, chocolate, and other nibbles available on the market, you might be unsure where to start, so we’ve taken out the guesswork for you. We present 25 of the most popular Japanese snacks

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Reclassification of Cannabis

Joint DDB-PDEA Statement on the Reclassification of Cannabis Following the decision of the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (UN-CND) to remove cannabis from Schedule IV of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs (the “Convention”), the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) would like to enlighten the public on its limited implications to our

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Travel Restrictions in the Philippines

Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel restrictions in the Philippines – updated 19 January 2021 A ban on non-Philippine citizens arriving from countries officially reporting cases of the new COVID-19 variant remains in effect through 31 January 2021. Filipino nationals, spouses or children of nationals, and residents returning from abroad are exempt from the entry ban, and may be subject to quarantine for a maximum of

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