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
World Bank Announces Its new Country Representative for Timor-Leste
Hispanic Business - 7/15/2014 2:18:00 AM
She will also attend the Presentation Ceremony for the World Bank-financed Dili-Ainaro Road rehabilitation. She will be accompanied by the World Bank Country Director for Papua New Guinea, Timor-Leste and the Pacific Islands, Franz Drees-Gross as well as ...
PRESS KIT: World-Class Athlete Bios - 2014 TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race
wolfenews.com - 7/27/2014 4:01:17 PM
He turned heads last August when he battled TD Beach to Beacon champ Micah Kogo to the finish at the 2013 Falmouth Road Race to place second, which capped off a year in which he placed sixth at the World Cross Country Championships – the highest finish ...
‘No Country’ road
LJWORLD - 4/24/2008 11:57:49 PM
I try to give clues to everyone else through lighting and mood," he says. For "No Country," the 58-year-old designer began by making concept sketches in order to visualize the world of the Cormac McCarthy novel. Once those were approved by the directors ...
World's most stylish supercars take a luxury road trip
CNN - 6/6/2014 9:55:16 PM
Do you fancy driving a Lamborghini down a picturesque country road in France, revving your car's powerful engine while the stunning scenery whizzes past you? And how about an al-fresco Michelin-star lunch, followed by a helicopter ride to Monaco and ...
A surprising map of countries that have the most traffic deaths
Washington Post - 1/18/2013 8:18:38 PM
low- and middle-income countries account for 48 percent of the world’s vehicles but more than 90 percent of the world’s road traffic fatalities. The economic cost of road collisions to low- and middle-income countries is at least $100 billion a year.
3DRV: Driven by Design Road Tour Takes Nationwide Pulse on 3D Technologies
Wall Street Journal - 7/28/2014 8:00:30 AM
Cross Country Trip Uncovers the Future of How ... and see ongoing posts from the road here. About Autodesk Autodesk helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone--from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists ...
Mexico is on the road to surpassing the U.S. — as world's fattest country
McClatchy DC - 3/22/2008 11:54:00 PM
MEXICO CITY — Fueled by the rising popularity of soft drinks and fast-food restaurants, Mexico has become the second fattest nation in the world. Mexican health officials say it could surpass the U.S. as the most obese country within 10 years if trends ...
Saudi Arabia Has the Highest Road Accident Death Toll in the World
Green Prophet - 3/14/2010 11:56:44 PM
The news comes after the World Health Organization found Saudi Arabia to have the world’s highest number of deaths from road accidents, which now make up the country’s principal ... that if the current rise in road accident rates is not curbed, Saudi ...
A Shocking Map of Traffic Fatalities Around the World
Slate - 9/19/2013 7:32:38 PM
Editor Tom Hundley notes that traffic fatalities around the world have reached 1.24 million ... An estimated 1.5 million of them race across the country, representing more than half of all vehicles on the road. The use of motorcycles has grown by an ...
WHO: UAE can be world's best country in road safety
One India News - 11/6/2013 11:54:51 AM
Abu Dhabi, Nov 6: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has all the potential to be the best country in the world in road safety or at least among the top five, said a senior official of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Etienne Krug, director of WHO's ...
Gender Role Reversal in Music Videos Can Only Be Achieved By Objectifying Women
Slate - 7/28/2014 6:37:35 PM
tousling their hair as they strut down a country road. Three men gawk from their perch on the bed of a pick-up truck; musicians Maddie Marlow and Tae Dye clutch their guitars and roll their eyes. Then, Maddie & Tae flip a switch labeled “ROLE REVERSAL ...
Cheap Speed Challenge results, car-by-car evaluation
USA Today - 7/28/2014 12:29:31 AM
Dragway to get 0-to-60-mph times, quarter-mile times and 60-to-0-mph braking distances and a day on the road-racing course at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet ... rural roads and highways to measure real-world fuel economy. Eight drivers rotated ...
Preview: Jason Aldean brings his rugged country rock to center field at PNC Park
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 7/24/2014 2:21:38 AM
He was put on the road with Rascal Flatts and Tim McGraw and charted three ... When we were teenagers, he was the one guy who was doing that stuff, at least in the country music world. I grew up a big fan of rock music, too, so I look at bands like Bon ...
World Vehicle Population Tops 1 Billion Units
Wards Auto - 8/14/2011 11:58:01 PM
The figures reflect the approximate number of cars, light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses registered worldwide, but that does not include off-road ... gave China the world’s second-largest vehicle population, pushing it ahead of Japan, with ...
Ride the World’s Best Motorcycle Roads
Wired News - 7/6/2008 11:57:08 PM
The world’s ... complain about any road that boasts 311 318 curves in 11 miles. Be sure to check out the Tree of Shame and the bulletin board full of photos. Highway 15 between Sutton and Valley Head, West Virginia. A lot of east coast riders call ...