Tag: medical marijuana

While some Singaporeans believe in the benefits of medical marijuana, drug policies are unlikely to change

Singapore is unlikely to legalize marijuana anytime soon, even though a study has shown that a surprising number of its citizens are actually in favor of legalizing the substance for medicinal purposes. YouGov, a market research company based in the United Kingdom, conducted a survey...

Will Malaysia be the first Asian country to legalise medical marijuana?

On the heels of a death penalty meted to a 29-yer-old man for possessing, processing and distributing medicinal cannabis oil in Malaysia, government ministers briefly discussed the possibility legalizing of medical marijuana. Xavier Jayakumar, Malaysia’s Minister of Water, Land and Natural Resources, said that...