We were drawn to an article by Ed Crooks and Anjli Raval in the on-line Financial Times on 26th, March 2019. There used to be a hierarchy where oil companies sold fuel, while utility companies supplied electricity and gas to consumers. Today, these lines of demarcation of business activities are no longer applied. Utility companies […]
We noted an interesting article by Helen Puttick in the Times, March 25th, 2019. It is reported that cannabis extract cannabidiol (CBD) could be used to treat a wide range of ailments from arthritis and anxiety to Parkinson’s disease, according to a world-leading expert on cannabis, Professor Roger Pertwee. This would be good news for […]
Three years ago when we moved to Seremban from Kuala Lumpur, the first trees we planted were two varieties of rambutan tree. They are now flowering, and we hope to enjoy their fruits in three months. In the meantime, we are harvesting papaya fruits. In the last two months, we lost two of our favourite […]
Syzygium polyanthum, common names Indonesian bay leaf in English, serai kayu in Malay is a mildly aromatic species of a wild flowering plant native to South East Asia under the Myrtaceae family. The plant is called by various names in Indonesia and Malaysia. In Indonesia its other names are daun salam, meselengan, ubar serai, gowok, […]
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We have arranged the listed cannabis companies by market capitalization in CA$ million. Companies Market value Website 1 Canopy Growth Corporation 20,900 Canopygrowth.com 2 Aurora Cannabis Inc. 10,590 Auroramj.com 3 Tilray Inc. 8,376 Tilray.com 4 Cronos Inc. 5,210 Thecronosgrouo.com 5 Green Thumb Industries 1,250 Gtigrows.com 6 Organigram Holdings Inc. 1,240 Organigram.ca 7 Cann Trust […]
The other day, we were discussing with a friend, an old hand in investing in emerging companies in Silicon Valley and Asia, about what is the next hot companies to invest. He confidently said marijuana companies. Yesterday, an article by Rob Davis in The Guardian noted big investment managers are betting on a marijuana boom. […]