Tech Big News Roundup: dynaCERT Launches HydraGEN™ Technology for Mining Industry; NuRAN Receives New Purchase Orders Totalling C$1,25M; PowerBand Receives Conditional Approval for Acquisition of MUSA Auto Finance

In case you missed it, here is this week’s technology big news roundup: Cleantech: dynaCERT Launches HydraGEN Technology for the Mining Industry Data: PowerBand Receives Conditional Approval of Fundamental Acquisition of MUSA Auto Finance Fintech: Datametrex Completes First Milestone for an IDEaS Challenge With Department of Defence Mobile: Wonderfilm Announces Completion of Two Feature Films NuRAN […]

PowerBand Receives Conditional Approval of Fundamental Acquisition of MUSA Auto Finance

PowerBand Solutions Inc. (TSXV:PBX) (OTCQB:PWWBF) (FRA: 1ZVA) (”PowerBand”, ”PBX” or the ”Company”), a leading online automotive auction, remarketing and sales platform in North America, is pleased to announce that it has received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange (”TSXV”) in respect of the Company’s proposed Fundamental Acquisition (previously announced on January 23, 2019) of […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: NextSource Up on Permit Approval

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) opened 87.97 points higher on Friday (January 18) at 15,299.19, driven by consistent gains in the energy sector, keeping the TSX on track for its fourth consecutive week of gains. Oil prices were up 1.1 percent following an OPEC report indicating a significant drop in production last month, quelling worries […]

WeedMD Adds Grow Rooms Thanks to Health Canada Approval

WeedMD (TSXV:WMD) obtained an amendment approval to its federal cannabis license to expand production into six additional 10,000 square foot cultivation rooms for its greenhouse facility in Ontario. As quoted in the press release: Licensing of the six additional grow rooms, comprising a total of 60,000 [square feet], increases WeedMD’s licensed production space in Strathroy to […]

Sarepta Therapeutics Completes Submission of New Drug Application Seeking Approval of Golodirsen (SRP-4053)

Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT), a leader in precision genetic medicine for rare diseases, announced today that it has completed the submission of its rolling New Drug Application (NDA) seeking accelerated approval for golodirsen (SRP-4053), a phosphordiamidate morpholino oligimer engineered to treat those patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy who have genetic mutations subject to skipping exon 53 […]

Nutritional High Delighted by Grant of Conditional Approval of Green Therapeutics’ Dispensary License in Nevada

Nutritional High (CSE:EAT, OTCQB:SPLIF, FWB:2NU) is pleased to announce that the Nevada-based Green Therapeutics LLC (“Green Therapeutics”) has successfully received conditional approval from the State of Nevada Department of Taxation, giving approval and granting Green Therapeutics a retail marijuana store license (the “License”) allowing it to operate a retail marijuana store within the Douglas County. The […]

Albemarle Gets Government Approval for Kemerton Lithium Plant

Major lithium miner Albemarle (NYSE:ALB) has received environmental approval from the Western Australian government for its proposed Kemerton lithium plant. The lithium plant will be located 17 kilometers northeast of Bunbury in a space called the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area. The plant will process spodumene ore concentrate through five process trains, and is set to […]

Novicius Obtains Conditional Approval and Changes Name to Grown Rogue International

Grown Rogue International Inc., formerly known as NOVICIUS CORP. (CSE:NVS) (the “Company”), is pleased to announce that the Canadian Securities Exchange (the ”CSE”) has conditionally approved the reverse-takeover transaction as described below (the ”Transaction”) between the Company and Grown Rogue Unlimited, LLC, an Oregon limited liability company (”Grown Rogue”) as previously announced in the Company’s press […]

Canuc Receives Final Approval for Acquisition and Provides Drilling Update

Canuc Resources Corporation (TSXV:CDA) (“Canuc” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received final approval from the TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”) for the previously announced acquisition of Full Circle Energy Ltd. (“Full Circle”). On October 31st, 2018 the Company received a letter from the Exchange granting final approval for the acquisition. The […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Star Diamond Soars on Government Approval

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) dropped on Friday (October 26), opening down 57.67 points at 14,866.41.  The double-digit decline continued throughout the morning, putting the TSX on track for its largest weekly drop since early February. While financial sector experienced a 1.1-percent fall, the materials, base and precious metals sectors all experienced slight gains of 1.5 percent. […]

Verdant Minerals Gets Environmental Approval for Phosphate Project

Verdant Minerals (ASX:VRM) has received approval from the Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NTEPA) for the environmental impact assessment for its Ammaroo project. With the assessment report now in hand, the company will move forward at the phosphate asset by focusing on finalizing the native title mining agreement, acquiring grants for mineral leases and later securing […]

Flower One, Owner of the Largest Greenhouse in Nevada, Receives Recreational Cannabis Licenses and Approval to List on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE)

Flower One Holdings Inc. (“Flower One” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received its recreational marijuana cultivation license and its recreational marijuana production license from the State of Nevada.  Receiving both licenses is a crucial step in the Company’s plan to cultivate premium grade cannabis at scale for Nevada’s growing cannabis market, using […]

Alliance Growers Cannabis Biotech Complex Receives Final Board Approval from Regional Government

Alliance Growers (CSE:ACG) (“Alliance Growers” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that that its partner in the development of the Cannabis Biotech Complex, WFS Pharmagreen Inc. (“Pharmagreen”), received final board approval from the regional government to apply for the development permit for its Cannabis Biotech Tissue Culture Complex project. It was approved by way […]

Tilray Rises Following German Exports Approval

Shares of Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY) and its overall market cap have stormed the cannabis public market to finally surpass industry leader Canopy Growth (NYSE:CGC,TSX:WEED). Tilray’s market cap has risen from an original US$ 1.5 billion market cap since its initial public offering (IPO) debut to reach a market cap of US$ 10.80 billion on Thursday (September […]

GTEC Holdings Receives Health Canada Approval to Expand Scope of Dealer’s License to Include Extraction of Cannabis Oil

GreenTec Holdings (TSXV:GTEC) (“GTEC” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Zenalytic Laboratories (“Zen Labs”) received an approval from Health Canada expanding the scope of its Dealers License effective September 6, 2018. The Dealers License was issued pursuant to the provisions of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and its Regulations […]

Brian Kelly ETF Prediction: Approval Will Be Most Likely in February 2019

Another Brian Kelly ETF prediction surfaced yesterday. In an interview on CNBC’s Fast Money, the crypto-analyst stated that an approval for a Bitcoin Exchange-traded fund (ETF) was most likely to come in February 2019. Brian Kelly ETF Prediction Two But why February? That is quite specific, isn’t it? Well, according to Kelly, in July the […]

Teck: Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 Receives Regulatory Approval

Teck Resources (TSX:TECK.A,TSX:TECK.B,NYSE:TECK) has announced that it has received regulatory approval for its Quebrada Blanca phase 2 project (QB2) in the Tarapacá Region in northern Chile. According to Teck’s release, the regional environmental committee of Tarapacá has voted to approve the project environmental impact assessment. Receipt of the environmental qualification resolution is expected in the […]

Cobalt Blockchain Announces Approval of DRC Cobalt and Copper License, Expects to Commence Minerals Trading

Cobalt Blockchain Inc. (“COBC” or the “Company”) (TSXV:COBC) is pleased to announce that it has received final approval for its application for a cobalt and copper license in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (“DRC”). The federal Ministry of Mines today certified the license application, renewable after two years, based on the Company’s submissions and the provincial […]

Khiron Life Sciences Receives Colombian Government Approval To Sell CBD Wellness Products

Khiron Life Sciences Corp. (TSXV:KHRN) has received a feature on Cosmetics Design highlighting the Colombian Government’s recent sanction that would allow the company to make, sell and export several CBD wellness products. Incremental progress is being made in the Americas towards widespread adoption of “cannabis, hemp and CBD-derived personal care ingredients.” The article also highlights […]

Anavex Life Sciences Receives Approval to Initiate Phase 2 Clinical Trial of ANAVEX2-73 for the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

Anavex Life Sciences (Nasdaq:AVXL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing differentiated therapeutics for the treatment of neurodegenerative and neurodevelopmental diseases, today announced that the Company has received approval from the Spanish Agency for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices (AEMPS), to initiate its Phase 2, double-blind, placebo-controlled 14-week trial of the safety and efficacy of ANAVEX®2-73 for […]

Theratechnologies Submits Novel Single-Vial Formulation of EGRIFTA (Tesamorelin for Injection) for FDA Approval

Theratechnologies (TSX:TH) today announced that it has filed a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a single-vial formulation of EGRIFTA. As quoted in the press release: The filing is based on bioequivalence studies which were completed earlier this year. The new single-vial formulation, known as “F4”, is four times […]