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, 2012See also: Roadways map
World's Huddled Masses Use 4 Key Land, Sea Routes to Europe
ABC News - 3/28/2015 11:40:33 AM
"You tighten a law in one country, another route swells up elsewhere," she says ... Neighboring Hungary has become the preferred EU opening for travel by road or rail to immigrant favorites Germany and France. Many walk the entire Macedonian section ...
World Bank makes 266-million-euro loan to guarantee Albania's borrowing, improve roads
Fox Business - 3/28/2015 3:58:15 PM
TIRANA, Albania – The World Bank has lent 266 million euros ... euro international loan and also secure money for the country's budget. The other 66 million euros will be spent on road network maintenance, which has been systematically underfunded.
The Arab world's poorest country is now the battleground of a Mideast-wide war
The Business Insider - 3/28/2015 6:42:53 PM
Residents reported heavy clashes between the Houthis and mainly Sunni tribal fighters in the south of the country, while the air campaign sought ... tanks and military trucks heading along the coastal road to Aden from Shaqra was attacked by warplanes ...
Sri Lanka road trip finds north and south still divided after civil war
Los Angeles Times - 3/28/2015 12:59:17 PM
We climbed above Colombo's humid tropics into verdant hill country and then turned north onto the A9, which sloped gently into a flat, arid stretch of rice fields. Nuwan marveled at the smooth ribbon of road — I had to ask that he stop taking cellphone ...
Amid Saudi airstrikes on Yemen, diplomats evacuated by Saudi navy
The Christian Science Monitor - 3/28/2015 2:32:21 PM
Residents reported heavy clashes between the Houthis and mainly Sunni tribal fighters in the south of the country, while the Saudi-led air ... tanks and military trucks heading along the coastal road to Aden from Shaqra was attacked by warplanes before ...
Nigeria Decides Today: The Torturous Road To Aso-Rock
The Street Journal - 3/28/2015 4:41:12 PM
Nigeria is the cynosure of the world’s eyes today as she takes a bold step in ... The two major candidates have traversed the length and breadth of the country to showcase what they have in stock for Nigerians if voted into power.
The Road Less Traveled: Life as a 'Fringe' NFL Prospect
Bleacher Report - 3/28/2015 5:24:09 PM
However, for hundreds of young men across the country, the question isn't when they'll be drafted ... The Scenic Route Josh Bredl knows all about a football career spent on the road the less traveled. He's been taking the scenic route since high school.
Visit to Iceland reveals a 'Frozen world of white and blue ice'
Times Reporter - 3/28/2015 3:36:46 PM
All tours out of Reykjavik were canceled on Saturday, so I spent the day wandering around the world’s northernmost capital ... destroy all of the bridges on the Ring Road, the only highway in that part of the country. Residents living there will have ...
Steel all smiles after solid outing at World Cross Country Championships
Yahoo! Eurosport - 3/28/2015 10:03:19 PM
And while facing a challenging and winding course, as well as the world's best cross country runners, Steel put in an encouraging ... "I wouldn't miss this for the world, I love running on the road but you can't beat the atmosphere in the team.
Australia vs New Zealand: What to Watch in the Cricket World Cup final
IN - 3/28/2015 11:11:55 AM
The Cricket World Cup final on Sunday will feature the tournament co ... taking an unbeaten eight-game winning streak on the road to Australia.Here are some things to watch at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday:LEADING FROM THE FRONT: One is on the ...
Self-driving Audi to drive from California to New York
Computer World - 3/18/2015 1:25:28 PM
Delphi said during the cross-country trek, it will be challenged under a variety of driving conditions from changing weather and terrain to potential road hazards, "things that could never truly be tested in a lab." The National Highway Traffic Safety ...
Islamic fighters led by Al Qaeda seize major Syrian city
FOX News - 3/28/2015 11:07:44 PM
Its capture by the Nusra Front underscores the growing power of extremist groups in Syria who now control about half the country. Opposition fighters ... control is an "important victory on the road to the full liberation of Syrian soil from the Assad ...
What’s it like to live in Qatar, the world's richest country?
Daily Telegraph - 11/11/2012 8:42:00 PM
I asked my followers on Twitter what living in Qatar – the world’s ... arrive in the country every day. School places are rare as hen’s teeth, with many expats having no choice but to educate their children at home. Doha’s roads are buckling ...
Netherlands Is The 1st Country To Open A Solar Road For Public Use
collective-evolution.com - 11/8/2014 11:59:14 PM
The world’s first solar bike lane is soon to be available for use ... “If all the roads in the US were converted to solar roadways, the Solar Roadways website claims, the country would generate three times as much energy as it currently uses and ...
Accept Bad Roads; We're A Third World Country – Urban Roads dept
Peacefmonline - 11/18/2014 12:27:21 PM
Ghanaians must learn to tolerate the nature of their roads because Ghana is a Third World country hoping to catch up with the developed world, an official of the Urban Roads department has said. According to Benjamin Adomah, inasmuch as the department is ...