CALI, Colombia, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Sannabis SAS, subsidiary of New Colombia Resources, Inc. (OTC: NEWC), a Colombian company listed in the U.S., is pleased to announce a signed contract with Editorial Planeta Colombiana S.A., a division of international book publisher Grupo Planeta, to author a book titled Doctor Cannabis.
Grupo Planeta is a multimedia company based in Barcelona, Spain that is the largest publishing group in the Spanish language and the sixth largest in the World. They have over 50 publishing houses in Spain, Portugal, France, and the Americas. For information about the publisher visit http://www.planeta.es/es/editorial-planeta-colombia.
Doctor Cannabis will focus on how the body's major systems react to medical marijuana. Sannabis' scientific advisor, Dr. Robert Melamede, Ph.D., a world renowned expert on the body's Endocannabinoid System is contributing to the book that will educate the public about why cannabis heals while creating awareness to the Sannabis brand of medical marijuana products.
Sannabis will submit the book to the publisher this Fall to be sold online, in bookstores, direct sales, book clubs, mail orders, kiosks, large superstores, and other specialized locations. Sannabis believes this book will increase sales therefore is taking steps to ramp up production in order to satisfy anticipated demand from this and other marketing efforts.
In December 2015, President Santos signed an executive order legalizing medical marijuana in Colombia and last week the Congress also approved a medical marijuana law. Sannabis has an alliance and proudly provides cannabis oil to the Fundacion Cultivanda Esperanza, a foundation for children with epilepsy. The foundation's Director, Natalia Tangarife's son Jacabo has epilepsy and was instrumental in the approval of medical marijuana by Congress last week. Here is Natalia with the Senator Galan, sponsor of the bill. https://twitter.com/juanmanuelgalan/status/735603600219623425/video/1
To learn about the Cultivando Esperanza (Growing Hope) Foundation, follow them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/fundacioncultivandoesperanza/ . Sannabis donates and offers special pricing to Cultivando Esperanza so no sick child is left behind, to make a donation to the foundation contact [email protected]
New Colombia Resources, Inc.
New Colombia Resources, Inc. is focused on the acquisition and development of high-quality metallurgical coal properties and other available resources in the Republic of Colombia. They expect to have several revenue producing businesses including; metallurgical coal mining and rock quarry aggregates for domestic Colombian highway and railroad building projects. The Company owns 100% of La Tabaquera metallurgical coal mine in Colombia with an estimated 15- 17 million tonnes of reserves. They have another pending acquisition for 390 ha and a solicitation contract for 184 ha metallurgical coal concession. New Colombia Resources also holds a significant position in Sannabis SAS which legally produces medical marijuana products in the Republic of Colombia, visit www.sannabis.co. For more information on the Company visit www.newcolombiaresources.com.
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SOURCE New Colombia Resources, Inc.