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B.C. tourism marketers urge Ottawa to eliminate Brazilian visa restrictions

Brazilian government is dropping longtime requirement that Canadian visitors require visas

Canada outlines new tax regime for cannabis edibles

Taxation will be based on quantity of THC, not on retail price

Ascent Industries sells Canadian cannabis business

Company includes subsidiaries Agrima Botanicals, Bloom Holdings

Nanaimo cannabis producer Tilray sees sales triple in fourth quarter

Loss was wider than expected, but CEO sees market opportunity in medical marijuana exports

B.C. cannabis retailers vying for early market dominance

Canada’s largest private sellers jockeying for position to secure a toehold in the province

Governments put cannabis store owners in Catch-22 situation over windows

Province bans transparent windows while some cities require non-frosted windows

Former Empire Granville 7 space set to convert into hospitality hub

Vancouver city council approves liquor licence for 350-seat restaurant and 644-seat venue in long-vacant site

Health Canada warns cannabis growers about lax online age gates

Federal regulator says that “additional steps” needed to ensure youth cannot access promotional content

Donnelly Group to launch nine-store Hobo cannabis retail chain

Longtime pub operator plans Vancouver stores on Main Street, Granville Street and Commercial Drive

Death of bricks-and-mortar stores greatly exaggerated

Future could be omni-channel sellers that partner with landlords, logistics companies