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
UAE has world's best roads, says WEF report
Trade Arabia - 10/4/2015 10:39:51 AM
The Quality of Roads Indicator in the report not only tackles standards ... the international standards adopted by the country to become one of the best countries in the world, said the report, citing a senior minister. Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif ...
Here's how people make ends meet in one of the poorest places in the world
Chron - 10/2/2015 12:58:14 PM
Niger is a country at peace. But a World Food Program distribution site in Torouf ... On a stretch of highway about 20 minutes down the road from Torouf, dying millet stalks yellowed by dehydration sat within eyesight of a year-round lake.
The New Silk Road Is A Great Opportunity For The BRIC And Asia Ex-Japan Shares
Seeking Alpha - 10/2/2015 12:19:27 AM
Of course, the creation of the New Silk Road will benefit - first and foremost - Russia, China and all countries which find themselves on the trail. The companies from countries which are now in 3rd league of world economy can grow significantly.
Bangladesh plays down IS claim of killing another foreigner in the South Asian country
FOX News - 10/4/2015 6:00:41 AM
DHAKA, Bangladesh – Bangladesh's government on Sunday played down a statement by the Islamic State group that it was responsible for gunning down a Japanese man in the South Asian country ... men were standing near a road and fired at Hoshi as he ...
Tap Into The Potentials Of E-Commerce -- MD Of World Trade Centre Tells Businesses
Modern Ghana - 10/2/2015 1:34:01 PM
among other countries. The Chairman of World Trade Centres Association, Ghazi Abu Nahl said: “China's efforts to establish the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the Silk Road Fund, and its four free trade zones have not only created great capital ...
Japanese man killed in Bangladesh; second foreigner in a week gunned down in the country
US News and World Report - 10/4/2015 4:41:56 AM
He was the second foreigner in a week to be gunned down in the South Asian country. The Islamic State group issued a ... Ayub Ali, a witness, said three men were standing near a road and fired at Hoshi as he passed by on a rickshaw. "They fired at him ...
How the world's best bicycle racers are drug tested
The Business Insider - 10/2/2015 12:58:14 PM
After Peter Sagan became cycling's new road world champion on Sunday ... and policies worldwide" — and it has partnerships with antidoping agencies in many countries. The banned substances can be found on WADA's "Prohibited List." Turin walked me ...
MORTH initiative to improve road logistics
The Hindu - 10/4/2015 7:48:03 AM
Improvement of road transportation efficiency is the key to improving logistics efficiency. The LPI metric developed by the World Bank is to measure and benchmark countries’ logistics efficiency.
London team by 2022? NFL continues to forge forward in U.K.
NFL - 10/2/2015 1:05:23 PM
The league likely would've gone to four games this year if not for scheduling issues involving the Rugby World Cup, and Waller says it's a ... keeping it at three in London and adding another game in another country, or both. The two countries under ...
Self-Driving Taxis Will Hit The Roads Next Year In Japan: Fully Operational By 2020?
Tech Times - 10/2/2015 11:56:48 PM
Self-driving cars in Japan will hit the roads sooner than their Silicon Valley counterparts ... Japan is now the most elderly populated country in the world. As a result, the government continues to find ways on how it can provide the needed care for ...
World Trade Centre, global brand’, to alter Abuja skyline
Vanguard - 10/3/2015 8:06:33 PM
Many developed countries of the world have World Trade Centres and we are convinced ... government passes by the mall so one can actually get to the mall by rail or by road because there will be a rail station by the complex. If you come out of the ...
World Cup qualifier moves to Madagascar after CAR violence
Channel News Asia - 10/3/2015 2:58:44 PM
Armed gangs have ransacked dozens of compounds belonging to international organisations in the Central African Republic since violence flared last weekend, and machete-wielding militia were blocking roads ... countries are also unable to play their World ...
Disease, injury stalking migrants on long road to Europe
AsiaOne - 10/3/2015 11:09:40 AM
"But maintaining hygiene (on the road) is difficult," he says. MdM runs two separate units with patients sorted by country of origin. Syrians are treated in the camp of Kara Tepe near the island capital of Mytilene, while other nationalities are directed ...
Gov't ends fourth Eurobond road show
Ghana Web - 10/2/2015 11:46:39 AM
The rate at the time was much higher than that of other African countries which also issued bonds that year. Ivory Coast, which is the world’s largest cocoa producer, for example, raised $750 million from its 10-year Eurobond bond sale at the time and ...
Qatar, China and Japan only bidders for world championships
Reuters - 10/2/2015 5:48:44 AM
At least eight countries had expressed some interest in wanting to ... Oil and gas-rich Qatar has already been awarded next year's road cycling world championships, the 2018 gymnastics world championships, the 2019 athletics world championships and the ...