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
UCI Road World Championships: Germany tops Ranking by Nation
Boxscore World Sportswire - 10/19/2016 7:43:00 PM
The UCI Road World Championships’ Ranking by Nations rewards countries that demonstrate consistency and depth of talent, with points distributed among the top 25 riders in each individual event - time trial and road race, Men and Women from Junior up to ...
Road accidents: Sensation-seeking youth biggest culprits
Newstrack India - 10/23/2016 7:42:26 AM
... Road Sector Modernisation Project funded by the World Bank, said that greater emphasis needs to be put on the behavior of drivers, especially from a young age, to make roads in the country safer. Author of "Drive Safe Stay Smart: A Parent's Guide to ...
Being Single Is Now a Disability, According to the World Health Organization
Gizmodo - 10/22/2016 12:01:19 PM
Quantaville took it a step further down the anti-science road ... The World Health Organization has still not made its new terms official but they seem to be moving forward. It remains to be seen what effects the move will have on individual countries ...
Costa Rica is the most entrepreneurial country in Central America but needs to make improvements in many areas
Costa Rica Star - 10/22/2016 11:57:09 PM
inadequate infrastructure (specially the roads that are considered among the worse in the world), high interest rates and difficult access to financing that makes it challenging for the country to advance. Switzerland, Singapore and the United States are ...
Nokian Tyres and Vianor at World Record Speed
PR Newswire - 10/25/2016 9:20:17 AM
The new world record for the fastest car on two ... and comprises of over 1,470 outlets in 26 countries. The name Vianor comes from Latin words Via Nor that mean "Northern road".
World’s second largest tobacco company tells people to quit smoking
Times of India - 10/25/2016 9:05:58 AM
You want a trip to Philip Morris International to feel like a visit to Marlboro Country. But the company's Swiss research ... Philip Morris says, the world will be blissfully smoke-free. That's right: Philip Morris, of all companies, is telling smokers ...
Mendez And Duffy Claim XTERRA World Crowns
Triathlete Europe - 10/25/2016 9:13:07 AM
Mauricio Mendez, 21, from Mexico City, Mexico and Flora Duffy, 29, from Devonshire, Bermuda captured the XTERRA World Championship off-road triathlon elite titles ... More than 800 endurance athletes from 46 countries participated in the event, which ...
World's largest underground city at KL terminal to be 'gem' on China's rail corridor
Channel News Asia - 10/25/2016 7:18:35 AM
KUALA LUMPUR: The Kuala Lumpur terminal of the Singapore Malaysia high speed rail, which will feature what has been billed as the world’s largest underground ... s grand plan to link up 65 countries in a modern-day Silk Road - will be Bandar Malaysia.
The most overrated attractions in the world — and where to go instead
The Business Insider - 10/24/2016 11:08:50 AM
The roads are narrow, bicycles are legion and own the road ... as well as a mecca for young professionals from all countries. It's no surprise, given the city's charm and spate of great eats and attractions. Among these offerings, though, there are ...
Top 10 Roads in United States National Parks
go4travelblog.com - 10/25/2016 2:53:44 AM
It’s unquestionably one of the country’s best ever inventions. Additionally, with scenic and historic roads such as Route 66 and California’s Highway 1, the U.S. is also one of the world’s best road trip countries. So, naturally, there’s nothing ...
The Complete XTERRA World Championship Preview
www.dirttri.com - 10/21/2016 11:58:20 PM
WHY: The XTERRA World Championship race is the last in a series of more than 100 off-road triathlon races held in 30 countries and 38 U.S. States. The concept is to provide a bona-fide world championship for amateur and elite off-road triathletes.
Peshmerga forces capture key road to Mosul
worldbulletin.net - 10/24/2016 8:09:53 AM
Kurdish Peshmerga forces on Sunday captured a key road linking the northern Iraqi town of Bashiqa ... in mid-2014 before overrunning large swathes of territory in the country’s northern and western regions. Recent months have seen the Iraqi army, backed ...
Tension and delight as Zabivaka introduced to the world
FIFA - 10/19/2016 10:03:11 AM
Also appearing on the programme was someone who has first-hand experience of winning a FIFA World Cup, as well as seeing the tournament staged in his own country. Legendary Brazilian ... to follow the long Fuleco’s road, but he definitely has his fans ...
Calls to treble road investment as M50 reaches 'breaking point'
Sunday World - 10/25/2016 7:47:13 AM
Business groups have called on the Government to speed up plans to upgrade Dublin's road network in a bid to tackle the problems caused by a gridlocked M50. The calls came as Transport Infrastructure Ireland said that the country's busiest road network was ...
Roads Kill: The toll of traffic accidents is rising in poor countries
Washington Post - 1/14/2014 3:37:50 AM
Poor countries account for 50 percent of the world’s road traffic but 90 percent of ... Tuberculosis and Malaria. In “Roads Kill,” The Washington Post joins with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to bring stories from around the world about ...