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
China: Building Rural Roads to Prosperity
The World Bank - 5/5/2016 5:00:10 AM
Between 2006 and 2015, the World Bank supported rehabilitation of 1,299 rural roads with a total length of 5,402 kilometers ... A “Sector-Wide Approach” is an approach to support a country-led program for a coherent sector in a comprehensive and ...
The World's Media Also Can't Believe Trump Will Be The GOP Nominee
The Huffington Post - 5/4/2016 9:29:11 PM
Much of the world woke up on Wednesday ... businessman in almost every part of the country. France's Le Monde declared the Republican contest over, while also noting Trump's unpopularity and controversial road to the nomination: An iconoclastic candidate ...
US is policeman for world, but gets treated unfairly: Donald Trump
India TV - 5/5/2016 10:00:48 AM
our roads, we have to rebuild our bridges, our airports, our hospitals in this country," he said. "We've become close to a third-world country. You look at some of our airports, it's third world. Then you go to other countries and you see places like you ...
Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with ceremonies across country
YNET News - 5/5/2016 6:54:42 AM
Soldiers on the Gaza border stand on their tanks during the 2-minute siren (Photo: Roee Idan) Drivers stop their cars to the side of the road to stand during ... Over 10,000 teens and youths from 40 countries around the world (including the US, Canada ...
Flume announces extensive world tour
Consequence of Sound - 5/4/2016 9:36:21 PM
In support of the Mom + Pop release, the Aussie producer has mapped out a world tour that will keep him on the road for most of 2016 ... as well as select European countries like Germany, France, and Denmark, well into mid-November.
Other Countries own Guns too
freerepublic.com - 5/4/2016 9:33:22 AM
If you hit a deer on the road, you had better report it and pay your fine. Unlicensed deer murderers are not tolerated. Gun laws around the world vary greatly. Many countries have very lenient gun-ownership laws, and statistics show that they benefit from ...
Mountain of Tin Draws Investors to World's Biggest Untapped Site
Bloomberg - 5/3/2016 10:56:16 PM
It’s one of the few indications of the $119 million tin mine that Alphamin Resources Corp. plans to build at this site, called Bisie, on what the company says is the largest untapped deposit in the world ... from the nearest road and 50 kilometers ...
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 ...
Morocco Calls for African Countries’ Involvement in All Cooperation Initiatives to Improve Road Networks
Medafrica Times - 5/4/2016 9:50:40 PM
Morocco has stressed the need for African countries to get involved ... on the development of secondary and rural roads to facilitate access to remote and hard to reach areas and effectively connect the rural world to the national transport system ...
China Plans A New 'Silk Road' As Americans Pull Back
Forbes - 5/3/2016 1:52:15 PM
It is using its economic power to build what amounts to a new “Silk Road,” strengthening ... as many as 65 countries in all. One of the many reasons for America’s unprecedented prosperity following the devastation of World War II was our embrace ...
Beilue: World War II veteran takes long ride for the highest sacrifice
Amarillo Globe-News - 5/4/2016 7:24:31 AM
This Marine, a veteran of the brutal Battle of Okinawa in World War ... a 2010 River Road graduate and Bedoy’s son, was killed in Afghanistan in 2012. “It’s very touching and strengthening that there are people who love our country and give so ...
This tiny country is the most technologically advanced in the world
Market Watch - 5/5/2016 10:29:26 AM
X-Road provides all Estonians — ordinary citizens ... It takes only five minutes to register a company there and, according to The Economist, the country in 2013 held the world record for the number of startups per person. And it’s not quantity ...
Food world celebrates America's great chefs in Chicago
NWI - 5/4/2016 12:10:51 PM
The event, popularly known as the "Academy Awards" of the culinary world, was held in Chicago for the second ... Chefs, restaurants, culinary and spirits notables from all across the country, as well as Chicago, were nominated for excellence in the field ...
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 ...
Logistics sector in India will be worth $307bln by 2020
Commodity Online - 5/5/2016 5:57:26 AM
India spends around 14.4% of its GDP on logistics and transportation as compared to less than 8% spent by the other developing countries, he said ... Waterways are 50% cheaper than road and nearly 30% cheaper than rail. The coastal leg, apart from ...