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
Three-fourths of road accident victims are walkers, motorcyclists: study
The Hindu - 7/29/2016 1:46:18 AM
The country’s roads may be more of a deathtrap for pedestrians than what ... Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), reveals a study conducted by researchers from the World Bank and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, U.S. A model For their study ...
Argentine soymeal exports seen hit by extreme rains, bad roads
Yahoo Finance - 7/29/2016 8:08:40 PM
because of the awful condition of rural roads," del Solar said. Argentina is the world's top supplier of soymeal livestock feed and soyoil, which is used in making biofuels. It is also the No. 3 exporter of soybeans and corn. The country's main competition ...
Zimbabwe's Rundown Road Network Dangerous
AllAfrica - 7/29/2016 11:47:36 AM
Zimbabwe now lags behind most other regional groupings in the world in infrastructure service coverage and quality." The country has an estimated total road network of 95 000 km, most of which require extensive rehabilitation. Seventy percent of the road ...
Refugees run long, inspiring road to Rio's world stage
USA Today - 7/29/2016 3:55:09 AM
It's a team of athletes whose roads to Rio de Janeiro have ... and the same dreams of competing on the world's largest stage as athletes from all over the globe. But they have no way of representing their countries, countries they were forced to flee.
Australia’s road to Olympic swimming redemption goes through Auburn
Montgomery Advertiser - 7/29/2016 5:45:30 PM
It was clear from Campbell and several of her teammates both on the women’s and men’s side, the road of redemption ... swimming program in the world behind the United States, has found itself isolated from its home country in the unfamiliar location ...
WINE COUNTRY: John Moramarco, winemaker who put Temecula Valley on the map, dead at 93
The Press-Enterprise - 7/29/2016 9:45:54 AM
He was later hired by textiles magnate Ely Callaway to help set up the vineyards for his namesake winery, which is still perched on the hillside near the Rancho California Road entrance to Wine Country ... big news in the wine world, helped establish ...
The story of how Travis Kalanick built Uber into the most feared and valuable startup in the world
The Business Insider - 7/28/2016 2:04:47 PM
Uber currently operates in 58 countries and is valued at over $60 billion. But the road hasn't been easy. Uber has fought rivals and regulators as it has transformed from a black-car service into a sprawling logistics company gunning for a future of self ...
Worlds Made By Hand: "Survival Of The Fittest Will Replace Checking In On Facebook"
zerohedge.com - 7/28/2016 9:11:18 AM
Kunstler’s world made by hand is forced upon survivors as the country and world encounter a systematic failure ... Driving along the pothole strewn roads of suburban Philadelphia, the landscape is dotted with dilapidated car dealerships, decrepit vacant ...
Emiratisation, the road ahead for private sector
Gulf News - 7/29/2016 3:08:01 PM
With an estimated 80 per cent of residents in the UAE being expatriates, the country’s workforce is probably one of the most diverse in the world. Complementing the UAE’s efforts at attracting global talent has also been an emphasis on developing ...
To become a great nation, all must learn to live by the law
The Hindu Business Line - 7/29/2016 4:48:14 PM
There are plenty of examples of people getting away with all sorts of crimes — with unpaid loans to banks, with duping investors through Ponzi schemes, with wilful breach of contract, with road ... countries in Ease of Doing Business according to a World ...
Road to Rio 2016: Thirteen local Olympians take on the world’s best
Hamilton Spectator - 7/29/2016 8:15:50 PM
"I think the honour of representing your country trumps any concerns there are in Rio," says Sharp, who has seen many of the top male golfers in the world turn their backs on the Games. "You can contract Zika in Florida too. It's not a big issue for me but ...
Australia moving up in the world... literally
7 News Yahoo - 7/30/2016 9:16:05 AM
Sydney (AFP) - Australia will adjust its latitude and longitude, a government science body says, to put the vast country into alignment with global ... you're in the middle of the road or you're in another lane," he said on Thursday.
As Europe Mourns Priest’s Murder, World Youth Day Panel Discusses Worldwide State of Religious Freedom
Catholic News Agency - 7/29/2016 4:26:46 PM
Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil, Iraq, was greeted with one standing ovation after another as he spoke to thousands of young people at World Youth Day (WYD) about the targeting of Christians in his country ... of the NGO Roads of Success, Jacqueline ...
Stay safe by being prepared
Greene County Daily World - 7/29/2016 3:29:30 PM
We lived in the country. Gas station options were limited ... Years later, a friend and I took a road trip to Pike's Peak in Colorado and, thanks to parents who taught me the value of being prepared, I saved space for emergency supplies in the trunk.
Peace Road Project Set For Accra Sports Stadium
Modern Ghana - 7/29/2016 5:09:43 PM
The Peace Road is an annual celebration of peace activities that are fitted in a chain format from one nation to the other covering more than 120 nations in the world within a given ... the peace we have enjoyed in the country for many years.