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
Spain's left must unite to steer country on road to recovery
The Guardian - 5/3/2016 12:33:30 PM
“We are not going to pay.” In sunny Spain, a country which will spend most of this year in the hands of a caretaker government, it is unlikely that anyone will try to make him. Jornet had hoped that, since all other parties oppose the law and the PP ...
Cyndi Lauper, Ray Charles, more stars who made the switch to country music
Newsday - 5/3/2016 4:41:03 AM
she’s taken a turn down a country road with her covers of Patsy Cline’s “Walkin’ After Midnight” and “I Fall to Pieces,” Guy Mitchell’s “Heartaches by the Number,” Skeeter Davis’ “The End of the World” and more. Joining her on ...
World's largest potato on the road again
KMVT News - 5/3/2016 11:53:32 PM
KETCHUM, Id. ( KMVT / KSVT ) - The world's largest potato is on the road again and traveling across the country to promote Idaho's most famous agricultural product, the Idaho potato. The Big Idaho Potato Truck has become the cornerstone of the Idaho Potato ...
World Cement & Concrete Additive Market
The Street - 5/4/2016 12:43:39 AM
NEW YORK, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- World demand to reach $24 billion in 2019Global demand ... Increasing additive usage rates in developing countries, as well as a broader shift to higher performing specialty additives, will further support advances ...
World Bank moves to disclose more information on Abacha’s loot
Vanguard - 5/3/2016 11:07:36 AM
President Buhari with R-L; CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele, Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun, Chief of Staff Abba Kyari, Managing Director of World Bank Ms. Sri Mulyani, Vice President of World Bank Mr. Jan Walliser, Country ... of the 13 road projects ...
Cowed by cartels? Mexico journalists find new ways to get the word out.
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/3/2016 10:06:10 PM
Mexico, which ranks 149th out of 180 countries in the world press freedom index ... posted on Twitter accounts or Facebook pages began letting the public know which roads to avoid when taking kids to school or locations where citizens could pay their ...
2016 American Country Countdown Awards: Full Winners List — Luke Bryan & Carrie Underwood Get Emotional
The Inquisitr - 5/3/2016 2:17:54 AM
[Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for dcp] “You know, everybody in my world that makes ... you guys out there on the road, thank you so much for this night, and this will be certainly cherished,” Bryan told fans at the country award show, according ...
Getting a world view: A teacher's journey
Fayetteville Observer - 5/4/2016 4:04:05 AM
"I want them to realize that people all over the world are similar to us," Webb ... D.C., that works to bridge divides between countries. As part of that endeavor, Webb arranged Skype sessions between Alderman Road students and some of their Indonesian ...
Conor Harrington Sees a World of Walls to Paint on
Wall Street Journal - 5/3/2016 8:11:38 PM
Conor Harrington, a 36-year-old Irish painter living in London, blurs the line with his work, which involves painting outdoor murals on buildings in countries ranging from ... When he is on the road, Mr. Harrington brings along a toy blue ball that belongs ...
First financing by China-backed AIIB goes to Silk Road plan in Pakistan
Times of India - 5/2/2016 6:18:17 PM
In effect, the two banks have agreed to support one of the projects in the $46 billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which is the first program under the Silk Road plan introduced ... organizations like ADB and World Bank would be co-opted ...
This Persian Gulf Country May Be The Anti-Dubai - And That's A Good Thing
NDTV - 5/4/2016 7:53:09 AM
When Oman's ruler, Sultan Qaboos bin Said, overthrew his father in 1970, he inherited a country with six miles of paved road, three schools and one hospital. Qaboos's father, Sultan Said bin Taimur, had been so suspicious of the outside world, particularly ...
Afghan boy travels a dangerous road
San Francisco Gate - 5/2/2016 10:28:50 PM
In war-torn Afghanistan, an 8-year-old boy finds a way to eke out a living by directing traffic with a soda bottle on the road ... country’s “Pepsi bottle boys” inspired playwright Kevin Artigue’s drama, “The Most Dangerous Highway in the World ...
Cyndi Lauper on Her Country Album, Donald Trump, Hanging With Lady Gaga
Rolling Stone - 5/2/2016 4:02:17 PM
You have an intense version of Skeeter Davis' "The End of the World" on the new album – what were you drawing ... and it's exciting too. But what is the road map to success? The suits would say to me, "Your image is so big, I can't hear you sing."
How Leadership Can Fix Our Broken Roads
Forbes - 5/3/2016 11:21:55 AM
Many other countries do not even have an official ... But, like with road traffic or stock exchanges, it is a very necessary foundation. The state and importance of the world’s infrastructure leaves no other option. Michael Drexler – Head of Investors ...
Highway 20's narrow road to Bella Coola needs paving, groups say
The Province - 5/3/2016 3:36:38 AM
Rodney McCroo's Kickstarter partnership with Templeton Secondary, new singles from Tegan and Sara, Hannah Georgas and White Lung, and more from the world of Vancouver music. Canada is not a militaristic country, in the sense that it has never used its ...