Tags : Marijuana


484kg marijuana seized on Mekong riverbank in Nakhon Phanom

NAKHON PHANOM: A combined government unit seized 484 kilogrammes of dried marijuana in an operation on the bank of the Mekong river in That Phanom district late on Sunday night. Samart Suwanmanee, the That Phanom district chief, said the action was taken with information supplied by defence volunteers in villages along the river. Full story: […]Read More


FDA Gives Green Light for Hemp Growing

BANGKOK, Jan 28 (TNA) — Farmers, government and private organizations and general people can seek permission to grow hemp for various purposes from Jan 29 onwards, according to the Food and Drug Administration. FDA deputy secretary-general Supatra Boonserm said the green light resulted from a new ministerial regulation that would take effect on Jan 29 […]Read More


3 Thais arrested in Bangkok for reportedly illegally producing and

Bangkok – Three Thai nationals were arrested in Bangkok this morning, January 24th, with 10 kilograms of processed cannabis and a handful of magic mushrooms after allegedly illegally producing cannabis cookies for sale. The arrest followed the police investigation, revealing that there was cannabis trading through the LINE application in a group chat called “The […]Read More


Thailand About To Certify The First Marijuana Testing Laboratory

BANGKOK, Jan 19 (TNA) – The Ministry of Industry is about to certify the first marijuana testing laboratory of the country. Suchart Traisangrujira, adviser to the industry minister, and executives of the ministry inspected the laboratory of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA). Full story: tna.mcot.net TNARead More


Prachin Buri Hospital Serves Marijuana Dishes, Drink

PRACHINBURI, Jan 15 (TNA) – Chaophraya Abhaibhubejhr Hospital in Prachin Buri province is serving dishes and drinks prepared with marijuana leaves at its Abhaibhubejhr Day Spa. Asala Chaocharoen, professional pharmacist at the hospital, said the hospital had pioneered the medical use of marijuana and at the latest development it used 1-2 leaves from legally planted […]Read More


Thailand ready to launch first medical marijuana tour in Southeast

The Tourism and Sports and Public Health ministries are ready to launch the first medical marijuana tour in Southeast Asia next year as they finalised a draft programme for plantations across Thailand. The goal of the tour is to increase awareness of marijuana for medical purposes and inform those who are interested in growing the […]Read More


Thailand Removes Cannabis from Drug List

BANGKOK, Nov 25 (TNA) – The Narcotics Control Board decided to remove cannabis plants from the list of narcotics, catagory 5 to allow wider use for medicinal purposes. Permanent Secretary for Public Health, Kiarttiphum Wongjit and Secretary-General of the Food and Drug Administration, Paisan Dankhum told a press briefing that the Narcotics Control Board resolved […]Read More


Authorities Burn 13 Tonnes of Seized Marijuana

BANGKOK, June 12 (TNA) – Thai authorities on Friday destroyed 13 tonnes of marijuana that have been seized from smugglers and dealers. The Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has collected marijuana from law enforcement agencies such as drug suppression police bureau and the Customs Department. Full story: mcot.net TNARead More