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 DAWN OF A NEW ERA

Drawing from a term coined at the Davos Economic Forum, the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’, is commonly defined as the merging of physical, digital and biological spheres’.

Born out of the Internet of Things, The Fourth Industrial Revolution represents new ways society is adapting to disruptions in Commerce, Medicine, and Technology.

With each ‘revolution’ pushing human civilization to new frontiers – even new worlds, companies included in the 4th Industrial Index will define the 21st century economy.

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4th Industrial Revolution News

  • Cann Global Limited (ASX:CGB) Share Placement 17 Feb 2020 01:05 ABN Newswire Sydney, Feb 17, 2020 AEST (ABN Newswire) - Cann Global Ltd (ASX:CGB) is pleased to advise that the Company has agreed to place 34 million new fully paid ordinary shares (New Shares) to institutional and sophisticated investors led by New York-based Sea …
  • CBD use still needs Congress approval – Lacson 16 Feb 2020 23:42 INQUIRER.net Marijuana plants grow under artificial light in California. —AFP MANILA, Philippines — Saying the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) cannot usurp Congress’ legislative power, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 must first be …
  • Trump Effort to Keep U.S. Tech Out of China Alarms American Firms 16 Feb 2020 22:27 The New York Times WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s push to prevent China from dominating the market for advanced technologies has put it on a collision course with the same American companies it wants to protect. Firms that specialize in microchips, artificial …
  • The Week In Cannabis: Stocks Finally Back In Green Despite Mixed Earnings Results 16 Feb 2020 17:46 Benzinga A strong week for cannabis closed with surprising quarterly results from Canopy Growth Corporation (NYSE: CGC) (TSX: WEED) Friday, with fiscal third-quarter net revenue of CA$123.8 million ($93.5 million), up 49% year-over-year. While the adjusted EBITDA …
  • AgweekTV Full Show: CBD processing, A2 milk, hemp in SD, animal activism movie 16 Feb 2020 17:29 Ag Week This week on AgweekTV, we'll introduce you to a North Dakota CBD processor. A Minnesota dairy has a unique new product that they hope will help their operation grow and help people who can't milk. The industrial hemp bill moves in the South Dakota …
  • Airbnb backs bed taxes, data-sharing with IRD 16 Feb 2020 16:59 The New Zealand Herald Airbnb has begun a push for a nationwide regulation of short-stay rentals, backing a framework for bed taxes and information sharing with IRD to ensure tax compliance among hosts. Representatives from the online accommodation market met with Local …
  • Cannabis a ‘high-growth’ sector for jobs and investment, says City of Cape Town 16 Feb 2020 16:27 News Hemp and cannabis are "ripe for the picking" when it comes to boosting economic opportunities in the City of Cape Town.  The City's mayor committee member for economic opportunities and asset management, James Vos on Sunday issued a statement …
  • Fledgling hemp industry faces existential regulatory threat 16 Feb 2020 08:24 Star Tribune Lanesboro, Minn. – Luis Hummel last week loaded his 2019 hemp crop — his second and his last — on a truck bound for a CBD processor in Colorado. After just two growing seasons, Hummel fell on the wrong side of the legal tightrope farmers must walk to raise …
  • Reduce, reuse and share: Library of Things lends mix of items 16 Feb 2020 00:25 Seacoastonline.com DURHAM Imagine being able to borrow a cot for house guests, a highchair for visiting grandkids, or yard games for a party, then returning them for reuse and not having to store them. Amy Goldberg does and that's the premise of her "Library of …
  • Dangerous Drugs Board OKs cannabis use for epilepsy 15 Feb 2020 22:52 INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — It’s one small step, but it’s practically one foot in the door. Advocates pushing for the legalization of cannabis (the scientific name of marijuana) as medicine scored a virtual victory when the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) recently …