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
On the road to find the world's funniest person
Lake Country Sun - 10/20/2014 3:00:27 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace ... don't pay it. "The country has an army. The bank has four cashiers and a cleaning ...
Leading Infrastructure Firm Global Road Technology Working with the Indian Government and World Bank to Address Road Safety
KPLC TV - 10/25/2014 5:10:31 AM
BRISBANE, Australia, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Australian infrastructure firm Global Road Technology (GRT) is working with the Indian government as part of a World Bank initiative to address the country's growing road toll. Partnering with the ...
World Series fan creates buzz with Marlins jersey
AOL - 10/24/2014 3:20:10 PM
Earlier this year he attended 18 NBA playoff games around the country in 20 days. Leavy specializes in workmen's compensation and does most of his work from the road. Whether he's attending a baseball, football, hockey, tennis or golf event, Leavy always ...
Google's fully driverless car looking less realistic by the day
Network World - 10/24/2014 3:05:51 PM
This kind of autonomy already appears ready for the roadways. General Motors said recently that it ... to give up on the dream of a robot car that can bring you cross-country while you nap, read a book, or even drink a few beers, consumers probably wouldn ...
Norway: the road to a sustainable economy
The Hindu - 10/24/2014 6:04:48 PM
If forewarned is forearmed, Norway has a pretty big arsenal. Oil discovery in the 1960s made the country one of the richest in the world with high wages and free education. In fact, it is still very much a part of the oil age with about 70 per cent of its ...
Cameroon road construction works resume
APAnews - 10/24/2014 7:23:32 PM
APA-Douala (Cameroon) Chinese company Sinohydro and the government of Cameroon have agreed to resume the construction of the Mora-Dabanga road in the far north of the country. The agreement followed the release few days ago of ten of their workers ...
A week on the road in North Korea
Japan Today - 10/24/2014 9:46:42 PM
We would drive 2,150 kilometers (1,336 miles) in a country that has barely 25,000 kilometers of road, and only 724 kilometers of those paved. By the time we returned to the capital a week later, our Chinese-made Great Wall SUV had a few new scratches and ...
The Great Depression
History - 10/20/2014 7:39:37 AM
The Great Depression (1929-39) was the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world. In the United States ... The Great Depression: Hard Road to Recovery Among the programs and institutions of the ...
Brad Pitt Gets Rugged for Details, Glad He Doesn't 'Suck at Being a Dad'
Celebuzz - 10/15/2014 11:27:27 AM
The father of six has traveled the world with his family and has little time alone ... "But, in the traffic of L.A. with a helmet on, I’m just another asshole on the road.” Brad has spent a ton of time behind the wheel of a bike.
FIFA consultant defends use of artificial turf ahead of Women's World Cup
The Windsor Star - 10/25/2014 12:55:48 PM
"In countries like Canada, where most of the country experiences extremely harsh winters ... Demolition of the former General Motors Transmission Plant remains ongoing just off Kildare Road attracting both onlookers and those curious about what's next ...
SA saddened by Mulaudzi's untimely death
Mail & Guardian Online - 10/25/2014 8:16:38 AM
on behalf of government and the entire country, our heartfelt condolences to his family, ASA, the South African sports fraternity and the International Olympics Committee. May his soul rest in peace.” Spokesman Mac Maharaj said Mulaudzi died in a road ...
Small checks out 2015 women's time trial World Championships course
Cycling News - 10/24/2014 9:39:33 PM
Yeah, Richmond isn't my hometown, but it's my home country." Small commented on how much time she ... "Historically, we haven't done that great in the road race, but I would like to see what will happen. It would be great to do well - we have some fast ...
Climate change? China rebuts Obama
FOX News - 9/25/2014 12:52:37 AM
As in: no. According to a document deposited at the Geneva-based U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in advance of a planned meeting next month, China -- now the world’s largest ... be laid out in a "clear road map," which includes ...