Economic

Lebanese cannabis growers thank Syrian war for flourishing trade

“Growers say that with the Lebanese forces’ attention focused on containing the repercussions of the violence next door, cannabis production in the Bekaa, one of Lebanon’s impoverished rural regions, has increased dramatically and last year brought profits of an estimated $175m to $200m (Dh643m-Dh734m).”

Source: Lebanese cannabis growers thank Syrian war for flourishing trade | GulfNews.com

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