Category: Thailand

Thailand’s Government Orders Halt to Medical Marijuana Patents

Last month Parliament of Thailand had legalized marijuana-based products for Medical use and it was declared “The first South East Asian country” to legalize Marijuana. On 28th Jan 2019, Military government of Thailand suspended its further usage and production for medical use by raising concern that foreign pharmaceutical companies might try to monopolize the market. In … Continue reading Thailand’s Government Orders Halt to Medical Marijuana Patents

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Thailand, Soon To Be Asia’s Medical Marijuana Hub

The latest development in Thailand is that it will soon legalize “medical marijuana”, thereby, it will become the first Asian country to legalize marijuana for medical use and research. This proposal of  legalization is expected to become a law by May 2019 at the latest. Marijuana: Part of Thai culture since ages Marijuana was considered and extensively … Continue reading Thailand, Soon To Be Asia’s Medical Marijuana Hub

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HIV-Drug Patent Wars in Thailand

Overview This blog covers the role that patents play in access to pharmaceuticals -HIV/AIDS in Thailand along with steps taken by government to overcome from current status of HIV/AIDS drugs. The measures which may help to improve access to HIV/AIDS drugs in the country through patent system. HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Thailand AIDS epidemic in Thailand, … Continue reading HIV-Drug Patent Wars in Thailand

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