Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Roadways map
France to Power the Country by Solar Roads
teleSUR - 2/4/2016 10:04:21 PM
France is planning to build the world’s first solar panelled road that will be able to absorb the sun’s ... That’s 8 percent of the country’s total population. The proposed plan will see solar panels placed onto existing roadway.
India Due To Become Fastest Growing Country
Sky News HD - 2/8/2016 6:14:42 AM
Since then he has tried to kickstart India's flagging economy through a slew of reforms in the road, railways and ... In the 2016 report of the World Bank for Doing Business - India is ranked a low 130 out of 189 countries. The Prime Minster's target ...
A mother-son trip inspired by 'the beautiful game'
Canada - 2/8/2016 1:52:50 PM
As he skillfully barreled a tiny sedan through the narrow colonial roads, he told us stories of the slaves ... Brazil is one of the most racially diverse countries in the world, and Bahia is one of its most African enclaves. Reis told us this history ...
World Cement & Concrete Additive Market
Yahoo Finance - 2/8/2016 8:19:23 PM
LONDON, Feb.8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- World demand to reach $24 billion in 2019 Global demand ... Increasing additive usage rates in developing countries, as well as a broader shift to higher performing specialty additives, will further support advances ...
Changi a 3rd world airport? 3 things which annoy a former NMP about Changi Airport
theindependent.sg - 2/5/2016 11:50:32 PM
which pose a veritable road hazard. No workaround here except to take the MRT.” 3. GETTING YOUR PASSES CHECKED AND CHECKED AGAIN BY HUMANS “But the third, is where Changi most resembles a third-world country airport. This is the line to get your ...
Scotland revealed as UK country with most alcohol-related deaths
Times of India - 2/9/2016 5:09:06 AM
Meanwhile, England and Wales were the only UK countries which saw a dramatic spike in alcohol ... as well as acute conditions. Incidents such as road traffic accidents and deaths connected to diseases partially linked to alcohol - such as mouth and liver ...
Mediating Our Future: A Road Map For Deconstructing Poverty
The Huffington Post - 2/8/2016 11:15:21 AM
So what is the next step? Going local and fast tracking a circular economy? Sure but what about the world's poorest countries which are the same ones that are poised to suffer the most from Climate Change? The UN already has a solid blue print with the ...
End of the road for arguments presented by Sweden, UK: Assange on UN panel verdict
Firstpost - 2/5/2016 6:57:02 PM
It is the end of the road for the legal arguments being presented by Sweden ... Assange over allegations of rape stemming from a working visit he made to the country in 2010 when WikiLeaks was attracting international attention for its secret-spilling ...
Countries across Asia celebrate Lunar New Year
Reuters - 2/8/2016 11:29:40 AM
Manila has one of the oldest Chinatowns in the world, dating back to 1594 when the Chinese travelled ... Firecrackers were set off on the roads as part of a tradition believed to bring good luck and drive away evil spirits. In North Korea, video from ...
A Reporter Travels Through Venezuela, a Country Teetering on the Brink
New York Times - 2/9/2016 8:00:54 AM
In Morrocoy, the road ended at a pier ... Ransoms are a business across this country. Mérida sits between two high sets of mountains, a picturesque Andean university town. A cable car, said to be the world’s highest, once offered sweeping views of ...
Special Report - The World Health Organization's critical challenge: healing itself
Channel News Asia - 2/8/2016 1:52:50 PM
Beneath them is a sprawling network of around 150 country offices. Charles Clift, who led a 2014 report for the Centre on Global Health Security at Britain's Chatham House entitled "What's the World Health ... to reducing road traffic accidents.
Pope Francis to be greeted by 19km of mobile phone lights on Mexico City visit
The Guardian - 2/8/2016 1:42:41 AM
Organisers want people to line road from the airport to the centre of the capital ... That has never been done before in any country.” The pope’s visit will run from 12 to 16 February and is scheduled to take in several Mexican states crippled by ...
Uganda: Kipsiro, Cheptegei Opt Out of National X-Country in Jinja
AllAfrica - 2/8/2016 9:13:40 AM
With the biennial World Cross-Country Championships not on calendar this year ... "For now, I am looking forward to more road races outside Uganda and see if I can qualify for the marathon at the Rio Olympics." Kipsiro added. At last year's edition ...
Hillary, Bernie, and the World Federalist Vision: Whom Should We Support?
OpEdNews - 2/9/2016 12:51:24 AM
Hillary's entire record, going back to when she was first lady, speaks of someone who identifies with the rich and powerful who run this country and who also aspire, through transnational banking and corporations, to control world trade in their own favor.
Paysafecard Added as Payment Option on PlayStation Store in 19 Countries
PlayStation LifeStyle - 2/5/2016 12:34:40 AM
More countries will be added down the road. Paysafecard CEO Udo Müller said: Partnering with the giants of the digital world is one of our primary goals, which is why I am so pleased by this development. It also serves as recognition of our vision and of ...