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What To Look For in a Building Material Supplier

As the construction industry expands and grows even more competitive, there’s an even greater demand for building material distributors. With this high demand comes the influx of new distributors opening their doors. However, not every material supplier is reliable or has the inventory to supply all projects.

When operating a construction business, you should have the appropriate number of materials and supplies for all your current and future projects. Sourcing from a reliable contractor supplier will help you save money and time wondering where to get extra materials.

Knowing what to look for in a building material supplier is important in an industry that relies heavily on timelines. Below are a few qualities you and your team should seek to ensure that your future projects succeed.

Prioritizing Your Needs

Good supplier companies work hard to provide the best customer service for their partners. It’s best to look for a knowledgeable company that asks you questions about your project before making a sale. This typically means they carry various products to cover multiple projects and want to ensure you get the tools and supplies needed.

Find a supplier who cares about building with integrity, not just wanting to make their profits for the month. Your building material supplier should be able to educate you on alternative materials and techniques.

A Skilled Delivery Team

It would be best if you asked about their delivery team when looking for a building material supplier. The delivery personnel should be trained and skilled before unloading at your site. Having broken or damaged materials can cause setbacks and potentially blow your budget.

The delivery team should be able to communicate efficiently and be on-site at the appropriate time. If there’s a delay or damaged items, they should be transparent and help find a solution.

A Positive Reputation

To keep an organized construction site, you must have a supplier. Why? By having a trustworthy material distributor, you can keep up with your inventory and understand what you need to order or what to save for future projects.

The easiest way to find a reliable contractor supplier is by asking others within the industry. However, due to delayed supply chains, some may feel reluctant to recommend their distributor. That’s why it’s important to use your discernment and read the reviews of your local building material companies.



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United Nations Video: 1971 First Earth Day

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#FlashbackFriday 1971 UN Secretary-General U Thant Proclaims First Earth Day

Published: 21st Apr 2024 12:00:31   By: United Nations

United Nations Video: UN DESA: Transforming Economies through Integrated National Financing Frameworks (INFFs)

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This video features an exclusive message from UN-DESA Assistant Secretary-General Navid Hanif and FSDO Director Shari Spiegel, inviting you to participate in the INFF initiatives. Join us for the INFF Event live stream on April 26, 2024. This important meeting will explore the pivotal role of Integrated National Financing Frameworks (INFFs) in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and enhancing economic cooperation globally. To learn more and get involved: Access the details about INFF Event on 26 April 2024: https://bit.ly/INFF2024 To learn more about INFF initiative: https://inff.org/

Published: 20th Apr 2024 12:00:42   By: United Nations

United Nations Video: General Assembly President on conclusion of UN General Assembly Sustainability Week | Media Stakeout

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The President of the General Assembly, Mr. Dennis Francis, briefing reporters on the conclusion of the UN General Assembly Sustainability Week.

Published: 19th Apr 2024 10:00:03   By: United Nations

United Nations Video: Sierra Leone on Palestine, Ukraine, Sudan and other topics - Security Council Media Stakeout

Sierra Leone on Palestine, Ukraine, Sudan and other topics - Security Council Media Stakeout
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Media Stakeout by Timothy Kabba, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Sierra Leone, on Sierra Leone, Palestine, Ukraine, Sudan, Sahel and other topics.

Published: 19th Apr 2024 07:58:53   By: United Nations

United Nations Video: Israel/Iran, Gaza & other topics - Daily Press Briefing (19 April 2024)

Israel/Iran, Gaza & other topics - Daily Press Briefing (19 April 2024)
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Noon Briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: - Israel/Iran - Occupied Palestinian Territory - Ukraine - Deputy Secretary-General - Security Council/Sudan - Democratic Republic of the Congo - High Commissioner for Human Rights/DRC - Haiti - Permanent Forum on People of African Descent - New Resident Coordinator - International Days - Myanmar - General Assembly - Briefings ISRAEL/IRAN In a statement this morning in which the Secretary-General reiterated that it is high time to stop the dangerous cycle of retaliation in the Middle East. The Secretary-General condemns any act of retaliation and appeals to the international community to work together to prevent any further development that could lead to devastating consequences for the entire region and beyond. OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY On Wednesday and Thursday –the UN was able to transfer into Gaza 15 of 30 trucks bought by the United Nations to enhance aid delivery. The purchase and shipment of those trucks is being funded by the Humanitarian Fund for the OPT [Occupied Palestinian Territory], at a cost of almost $3.5 million. Meanwhile, we’ve received information that some 270,000 tons of solid waste have now accumulated across the Gaza Strip; that’s according to the Union of Gaza Strip Municipalities. That is what they are telling us. This is creating, as you can imagine, an environmental and public health catastrophe. The destruction of waste management facilities and medical waste disposal centres has severely hampered the collection and disposal of solid waste by municipalities. The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs says that ongoing hostilities in Gaza, the destruction of roads, and the prevalence of unexploded ordnance continue to pose significant risks for humanitarian workers. These challenges are also impeding the physical movement of aid supplies across the Gaza strip. This is in addition to fuel supply constraints, delays and insecurity at the checkpoint on the coastal road, restrictions on telecommunications equipment being able to be brought in, and an insufficient number of drivers and trucks cleared by Israel to use the fence road. Since the beginning of the war, most trucks used for transporting aid have been damaged or destroyed. The fleet available in Gaza is extremely limited. And as I’ve told you, we did bring in extra trucks. Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=19%20April%202024

Published: 19th Apr 2024 06:31:23   By: United Nations

CNN Video: Marjorie Taylor Greene is 'causing chaos and confusion,' Republican strategist says

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Republican strategist Alice Stewart reacts to Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's (R-GA) latest comments calling on House Speaker Mike Johnson to resign his speakership or else she will send her motion to vacate to the House floor. #CNN #News

Published: 21st Apr 2024 11:17:36   By: CNN

CNN Video: What to expect ahead of opening statements at Trump’s criminal trial

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Opening statements in Donald Trump’s hush money trial are set to begin in New York, more than a year after the former president was indicted in the case. CNN’s Marshall Cohen reports, and former federal prosecutor Michael Zeldin joins CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield to discuss what he thinks of the case. #CNN #News

Published: 21st Apr 2024 09:22:32   By: CNN

CNN Video: Beirut living under the shadow of a wider conflict

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As tensions in the Middle East rise, Lebanon could be the next front in a widening conflict. CNN's Paula Hancocks takes you you inside Beirut, where people are used to tragedies and wars, and the atmosphere is still quite relaxed.

Published: 21st Apr 2024 07:17:45   By: CNN

CNN Video: Hear Michael Douglas' response when asked if Biden is too old for a second term

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CNN's Fareed Zakaria sits down with actor Michael Douglas, who plays "Franklin" in the Apply TV+ series, to discuss the series. Zakaria also asks Douglas if he thinks President Biden is too old for a second term. #CNN #News

Published: 21st Apr 2024 06:00:31   By: CNN

CNN Video: Kristi Noem says she will support Trump even if he loses hush money trial

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South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem tells CNN’s Dana Bash that she plans on supporting former President Donald Trump during the 2024 presidential election over President Biden even if he loses his hush money trial. #CNN #News

Published: 21st Apr 2024 04:00:32   By: CNN

BBC News Video: Ukraine has “chance of victory” with multi-billion dollar aid package | BBC News

Ukraine has “chance of victory” with multi-billion dollar aid package  | BBC News
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Ukraine’s President Zelensky said his country had a “chance of victory” after the US House of Representatives finally approved billions of dollars in new US military aid to help combat Russia's invasion. The much-delayed measure had vocal opponents in Congress and it took a fragile bipartisan deal to get the £49bn package through. Republicans said more than a third would be dedicated to replenishing weapons and ammunition. It's likely to include air defence systems, mid to long-range missiles and artillery shells. It is unclear when it will arrive. The package will now go to the Senate, which is expected to pass it within the next few days before President Joe Biden signs it into law. Ukraine, which relies on Western weapons, desperately needs the aid as it struggles to contain Russian troops, who have been making steady advances in recent weeks. Clive Myrie presents BBC News at Ten reporting by James Waterhouse in Kyiv. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/1rbfUog For more news, analysis and features visit: www.bbc.com/news #BBCNews

Published: 21st Apr 2024 11:14:15   By: BBC News

BBC News Video: Taylor Swift's new album breaks Spotify records. #TaylorSwift #TheTorturedPoetsDepartment #Shorts

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Published: 21st Apr 2024 02:38:43   By: BBC News

BBC News Video: Banana production under threat | BBC News

Banana production under threat | BBC News
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From a mix of adverse weather, soaring production costs and plant disease - the production of bananas is under threat. Pascal Liu, senior economist at the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation, said climate impacts posed an "enormous threat" to supply. So, what can be done to make the banana industry more sustainable? Read more on the BBC News website: https://bbc.in/3U0TFW4 Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/1rbfUog #BBCNews

Published: 21st Apr 2024 12:54:28   By: BBC News

BBC News Video: Autism: 'I have no voice, but so much to say' | BBC Ideas

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Murray is autistic - he's also non-speaking. In this short film, he's shared what he's really feeling. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Read more on the BBC News website: https://bbc.in/3Ukbsc6 Video from @bbcideas. #Autism #Neurodivergence #BBCNews

Published: 21st Apr 2024 10:01:17   By: BBC News

BBC News Video: The US House approves crucial $61bn military aid package for Ukraine. #US #Ukraine #Shorts

The US House approves crucial $61bn military aid package for Ukraine. #US #Ukraine #Shorts
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Published: 21st Apr 2024 09:30:03   By: BBC News

ODN Video: Rising Tensions: Israel-Hezbollah Clash in Series of Attacks

Rising Tensions: Israel-Hezbollah Clash in Series of Attacks
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IDF and Hezbollah: Escalation Fears Amid Ongoing Exchange Israel has announced that its fighter jets targeted multiple Hezbollah sites across three distinct areas in southern Lebanon. The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) stated that they aimed at a Hezbollah operative in Tayr Harfa. Additional strikes targeted an observation post in Odaisseh and buildings utilized in Khaim. The IDF also reported that jets targeted military infrastructure in Al Jabin after identifying a group of fighters. Tensions between Israel and Hezbollah have escalated in recent days following Israeli airstrikes on an air defense facility in central Iran. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/ODNsubs TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ondemandnews Twitter: https://twitter.com/ODN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ODN/ If you wish to purchase any of our clips for commercial use, please visit: http://www.itnproductions.co.uk/news/

Published: 21st Apr 2024 04:38:02   By: On Demand News

ODN Video: Could a Regional War Erupt? Israel's Strike on Iran Explained

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US officials claim Israel launched a missile at Iran early Friday, possibly in retaliation after weeks of rising tensions between the two nations. Different reports conflict regarding the size of the attack on Isfahan and the level of damage. Following weeks of escalating tensions between the regional rivals, which included an Israeli strike on… an Iranian compound in Syria and an unprecedented Iranian assault against Israel. Here is everything we know about the latest incident so far. Israel typically does not publicly acknowledge its military operations, which often target Iranian-supported militias in Syria and Iraq. However, US officials have verified various news outlets, that an Israeli missile struck Iran. US sources claim a missile was used in the assault, whereas Iran says it was carried out using small drones. Experts widely agree in thinking that a two-stage missile was used - and was probably air-launched. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/ODNsubs TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ondemandnews Twitter: https://twitter.com/ODN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ODN/ If you wish to purchase any of our clips for commercial use, please visit: http://www.itnproductions.co.uk/news/

Published: 21st Apr 2024 01:18:29   By: On Demand News

ODN Video: 50,000 Lives Lost: Inside Russia's Deadly 'Meat Grinder' Assaults in Ukraine

50,000 Lives Lost: Inside Russia
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More than 50,000 Russian soldiers have now died in Ukraine, according to research conducted by the BBC. During the second year of active combat, the number of casualties increased by almost a quarter compared to the first year. Experts have suggested this is because more poorly trained recruits are being employed in so-called “meat-grinder” operations. The term "meat grinder" refers to Moscow's tactic of repeatedly sending waves of soldiers to wear down Ukrainian forces and reveal their positions to Russian artillery. The death toll is eight times higher than the only fatality numbers Moscow officially acknowledged in September 2022. The actual number of Russian deaths is likely to far exceed 50,000. The research showed two major spikes in Russian casualties. One was during the battle for the city of Vuhledar, where Russia employed "ineffective frontal assaults” in a human-wave style. Another significant spike was during spring 2023, during the battle for Bakhmut, when the mercenary Wagner group helped Russia capture the city. Prisoners are also crucial to the success of the meat grinder tactic. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/ODNsubs TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ondemandnews Twitter: https://twitter.com/ODN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ODN/ If you wish to purchase any of our clips for commercial use, please visit: http://www.itnproductions.co.uk/news/

Published: 20th Apr 2024 04:58:02   By: On Demand News

ODN Video: Huge EXPLOSION Rocks Iran-backed Military Group in Iraq

Huge EXPLOSION Rocks Iran-backed Military Group in Iraq
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Huge EXPLOSION Rocks Iran-backed Military Group in Iraq This video captures the moment a massive explosion rocked a military base belonging to an Iran-backed militia in Iraq. The powerful blasts erupted at a site belonging to the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU). Footage from the scene shows the explosion set fire to trees in the surrounding areas, causing the fire to rapidly spread. The blast at the military base has resulted in at least one fatality and 20 injuries, according to security sources. The Iraqi military stated that no drones or fighter jets were detected in the airspace of the Babil area before or during the blast. Inside the base on Saturday morning showed a large crater and damage to infrastructure and vehicles. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/ODNsubs TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ondemandnews Twitter: https://twitter.com/ODN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ODN/ If you wish to purchase any of our clips for commercial use, please visit: http://www.itnproductions.co.uk/news/

Published: 20th Apr 2024 11:34:43   By: On Demand News

ODN Video: Israel Launches Strikes Deep Inside Iran

Israel Launches Strikes Deep Inside Iran
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Israel has launched a series of strikes against Iran. Anti-aircraft fire was spotted in the skies above Isfahan, a province just south of Tehran. There are several large military bases in the region, including missile production and nuclear facilities. US officials confirmed a missile strike, but the Israeli government has yet to comment. There are no reports of any damage or casualties, and Iranian officials have said there are no plans for an immediate retaliation. Iran also claims to have intercepted three drones, but denied a missile had struck inside the country. Israel’s attack against Iran is itself a retaliation, following an Iranian drone and missile attack on Saturday. Some 300 drones and missiles were fired towards Israel by Iran, but nearly all of them were intercepted. Tehran has been expecting an Israeli response ever since, but this morning’s attack was comparatively muted. Iran has downplayed the strike, and the UN atomic watchdog has said there was no damage to Iranian nuclear sites. Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/ODNsubs TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ondemandnews Twitter: https://twitter.com/ODN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ODN/ If you wish to purchase any of our clips for commercial use, please visit: http://www.itnproductions.co.uk/news/

Published: 19th Apr 2024 10:15:04   By: On Demand News

CBC Video: Israel's strike on Rafah kills 18 people, Trump criminal trial begins Monday | Your World Tonight

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Israeli strikes overnight on the southern Gaza city of Rafah have killed 18 people, including 14 children. And, opening arguments begin Monday in former U.S. president Donald Trump's criminal trial. These are just some of the top stories on the April 21, 2024 edition of Your World Tonight. Your World Tonight is a dynamic half-hour program on CBC Radio that showcases first-rate journalism on the news of the day from Canada and around the world. We tell stories you won't hear anywhere else that connects you with remote places and people. Listen here: https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-8-your-world-tonight 00:00-00:50 Overview 00:50-03:46 Umar Zameer verdict 03:46-06:39 Trump trial setup 06:39-06:58 Israeli strikes in Rafah kills 18 06:58-11:45 Zelenskyy aid from U.S. 11:45-12:32 Federal budget pushback 12:32-15:15 Open banking 15:15-18:18 Canada hosts UN negotiations to tackle plastic pollution 18:18-18:53 Canada's wildfire season starting early 18:53-19:31 Red Army Faction arrests 19:31-23:40 Venice Art Biennale opened this week. 23:40-27:15 Spice Girls reunite for Victoria Beckham's birthday #Israelhamas #middleeast #donaldtrump »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H For breaking news on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1WjDyks Follow CBC News on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1Z0iE7O Subscribe to CBC News on Snapchat: https://bit.ly/3leaWsr Download the CBC News app for iOS: http://apple.co/25mpsUz Download the CBC News app for Android: http://bit.ly/1XxuozZ »»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»» For more than 80 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and national programming on multiple platforms, including CBC Television, CBC News Network, CBC Radio, CBCNews.ca, mobile and on-demand, CBC News and its internationally recognized team of award-winning journalists deliver the breaking stories, the issues, the analyses and the personalities that matter to Canadians.

Published: 21st Apr 2024 10:33:15   By: CBC News

CBC Video: Disabled people won't avoid poverty with $200/month: advocate

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The federal budget includes a new benefit for disabled Canadians. It would max out at $200 per month. Disability advocates say that’s not enough to materially change circumstances for the many people living in poverty. CBC chief political correspondent Rosemary Barton speaks to Janet Rodriguez, a Canadian with disabilities, about the criticism. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Follow CBC News on TikTok: https://bit.ly/3TnHioe Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1Z0iE7O Subscribe to CBC News on Snapchat: https://bit.ly/3leaWsr Download the CBC News app for iOS: http://apple.co/25mpsUz Download the CBC News app for Android: http://bit.ly/1XxuozZ »»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»» For more than 80 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and national programming on multiple platforms, including CBC Television, CBC News Network, CBC Radio, CBCNews.ca, mobile and on-demand, CBC News and its internationally recognized team of award-winning journalists deliver the breaking stories, the issues, the analyses and the personalities that matter to Canadians.

Published: 21st Apr 2024 07:48:43   By: CBC News

CBC Video: Man accused of killing Toronto police officer found not guilty

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Jurors found Umar Zameer not guilty of first-degree and second-degree murder in the killing of Toronto police Det.-Const. Jeffrey Northrup in July 2021. They also found Zameer not guilty of manslaughter caused by dangerous driving. Read more: https://www.cbc.ca/1.7180011 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Follow CBC News on TikTok: https://bit.ly/3TnHioe Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1Z0iE7O Subscribe to CBC News on Snapchat: https://bit.ly/3leaWsr Download the CBC News app for iOS: http://apple.co/25mpsUz Download the CBC News app for Android: http://bit.ly/1XxuozZ »»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»» For more than 80 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and national programming on multiple platforms, including CBC Television, CBC News Network, CBC Radio, CBCNews.ca, mobile and on-demand, CBC News and its internationally recognized team of award-winning journalists deliver the breaking stories, the issues, the analyses and the personalities that matter to Canadians.

Published: 21st Apr 2024 07:40:52   By: CBC News

CBC Video: Nuclear facilities 'should never be a military target,' says UN watchdog chief

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International Atomic Energy Agency director general Rafael Grossi says recent attacks near nuclear facilities in both Iran and Ukraine are worrying. He joined CBC chief political correspondent Rosemary Barton to share the agency's concerns. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Follow CBC News on TikTok: https://bit.ly/3TnHioe Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1Z0iE7O Subscribe to CBC News on Snapchat: https://bit.ly/3leaWsr Download the CBC News app for iOS: http://apple.co/25mpsUz Download the CBC News app for Android: http://bit.ly/1XxuozZ »»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»» For more than 80 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and national programming on multiple platforms, including CBC Television, CBC News Network, CBC Radio, CBCNews.ca, mobile and on-demand, CBC News and its internationally recognized team of award-winning journalists deliver the breaking stories, the issues, the analyses and the personalities that matter to Canadians.

Published: 21st Apr 2024 07:36:24   By: CBC News

CBC Video: We want homes, not hotels, says B.C. housing minister on short-term rental rules

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British Columbia’s rules limiting short-term rentals to a homeowner’s primary residence go into effect on May 1. B.C. Housing Minister Ravi Kahlon joins CBC chief political correspondent Rosemary Barton to talk about the rules, their enforcement and how it’ll affect the housing supply. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Follow CBC News on TikTok: https://bit.ly/3TnHioe Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1Z0iE7O Subscribe to CBC News on Snapchat: https://bit.ly/3leaWsr Download the CBC News app for iOS: http://apple.co/25mpsUz Download the CBC News app for Android: http://bit.ly/1XxuozZ »»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»» For more than 80 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and national programming on multiple platforms, including CBC Television, CBC News Network, CBC Radio, CBCNews.ca, mobile and on-demand, CBC News and its internationally recognized team of award-winning journalists deliver the breaking stories, the issues, the analyses and the personalities that matter to Canadians.

Published: 21st Apr 2024 07:34:40   By: CBC News

International Video: Canary Islands see thousands protest against too much tourism

Canary Islands see thousands protest against too much tourism
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Thousands of people are taking to the streets of Tenerife in the Canary Islands, angry at the impact mass tourism is having on the Spanish archipelago. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Residents say they are fed up with soaring costs and the sheer volume of people flooding the islands which they say is unsustainable and putting enormous pressure on resources. Environmental groups are also sounding the alarm. ----------------------- Follow us: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/Channel4News TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@c4news Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/channel4news/

Published: 20th Apr 2024 06:18:08   By: Channel 4 News

International Video: Israel-Gaza: at least 9 killed in Israeli airstrike on Rafah

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An Israeli airstrike in Rafah in southern Gaza has killed at least nine people, including children. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) And four people have been killed in an Israeli military raid on a refugee camp in the West Bank. Our Foreign Affairs Correspondent Secunder Kermani reports from Tel Aviv. And a warning there are distressing scenes in his package from the start. ----------------------- Follow us: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/Channel4News TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@c4news Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/channel4news/

Published: 20th Apr 2024 06:14:17   By: Channel 4 News

International Video: US Congress vote on $60bn Ukraine aid package explained

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In Washington the House of Representatives votes on a number of foreign aid bills including financial support for Israel and Ukraine in their war with Russia. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The bills have been stalled for months in a standoff led mostly by some Republicans who oppose continuing financial and military aid for Ukraine. ----------------------- Follow us: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/Channel4News TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@c4news Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/channel4news/

Published: 20th Apr 2024 06:12:36   By: Channel 4 News

International Video: As India goes to the polls in the world's largest election - what do British-Indians think?

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Tomorrow the world's largest election kicks off. In India, a billion voters at a million polling stations will spend the next seven weeks deciding their future, with a winner announced in June. While the Indian government claims it has overseen an economic and tech miracle - critics point out the country has slid down every global human rights and democracy index. With nearly two million people of Indian descent living in the UK, we have an exclusive survey commissioned by the Platform for Indian Democracy which for the first time tests how Indians here feel about politics in India. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) ------- Get more news at our site - https://www.channel4.com/news/ Follow us: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/Channel4News TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@c4news Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/channel4news/

Published: 19th Apr 2024 01:08:54   By: Channel 4 News

International Video: Israel prepares Iran attack retaliation - vows ‘to do everything necessary’

Israel prepares Iran attack retaliation - vows ‘to do everything necessary’
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Iran's President has warned that the tiniest attack by Israel will provoke a massive and harsh response. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The rhetoric and the drums of war are getting louder. It's not a question of if, it's when and what Israel decides to attack. We understand Israel's guidance to its allies is that its action will be "narrow and limited" - but will Iran see it that way? The British and German Foreign Ministers came to Jerusalem asking Netanyahu to avoid a significant escalation. But Israel's leader has brushed off calls for restraint telling his cabinet Israel will take its own decisions and do whatever is necessary to defend itself. ----------------------- Follow us: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/Channel4News TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@c4news Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/channel4news/

Published: 17th Apr 2024 06:27:55   By: Channel 4 News

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