THC shares soar following acquisition of Southport refinement facility

The Hydroponics Company (ASX: THC) had a big day on the share market on Thursday after it announced its acquisition of a new Southport based refinement facility. Shares in THC soared after the medical marijuana company acquired one of the largest pharmaceutical plant extraction and refinem...

THC shares soar following acquisition of Southport refinement facility
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MGC Pharmaceuticals expands cannabis production overseas with new facility in Malta

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THC shares soar following acquisition of Southport refinement facility
THC shares soar following acquisition of Southport refinement facility

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Building a brilliant career: inside one woman's dream to create a new city

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Business News Australia joins the Vinnies CEO Sleepout

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World-first A.I. to root out cyber-attacks

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High profile Brisbane businesswoman Jenny Hutson to face multiple ASIC charges

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AMP faces class action over Royal Commission scandal

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WATCH: Vets join A-listers in new movie about the Battle of Long Tan to be filmed in Queensland

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