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
10 Countries that Export The Most Cars in The World
INSIDER MONKEY - 4/25/2016 4:14:45 AM
In fact, road accidents are the leading cause of deaths pertaining ... You can find more information on 10 most expensive countries to buy and own a car in the world. Here are the 10 countries that export the most cars in the world, determined from the ...
Driving One Of The World's Most Dangerous Roads In The F-Pace, Jaguar's First-Ever SUV
Forbes - 4/25/2016 3:13:19 PM
Last week, I flew to Montenegro, a small country on the Balkan Peninsula ... that the guardrail-less mountain pass has been called one of the most dangerous roads in the world. I’m not sure that a lesser SUV would have been up to the challenge.
To Be or Not to Be Hamlet—in Almost Every Country in the World
Daily Beast - 4/26/2016 8:59:54 AM
After spending two years performing William Shakespeare’s Hamlet in almost every country in the world, the final curtain came down ... with life on dry land in London after two years on the road. Speaking in a hoarse tone that is the result of two ...
World's Biggest Windmills Now Make Jumbo Jets Look Tiny
Bloomberg - 4/28/2016 4:25:31 AM
Standing in northern Denmark, where fjords cut through flat farmland, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has erected the world's most powerful turbine ... were “a nightmare” to transport on narrow country roads, Jens Tommerup, chief executive officer of the ...
South African Road Accidents on Rise
Voice of America - 4/27/2016 12:40:37 PM
rated Africa’s roads the world’s deadliest. The continent is home to 40 of the 50 countries with the highest road death tolls. The WHO put South Africa's road fatalities per 100,000 people at just over 25, a little below the African average of 27.
Spooked by Russia, Lithuania spares no money for defence
Channel News Asia - 4/28/2016 4:14:11 PM
PABRADE TRAINING AREA, Lithuania: The town doesn't have a name yet, but its buildings are nearly finished and its roads are all laid out ... it is seen as a symbol of how seriously those countries now view the threat from Russia, their former overlord.
World-famous statue to visit Hilton Head Island, Beaufort
Island Packet Online - 4/27/2016 9:48:49 AM
The statue has traveled the world, visited more than 100 countries and will be in South Carolina throughout ... 5:30 p.m. and a special mass is from 7 to 8 p.m. The church is at 45 Beach City Road, Hilton Head. The statue will also be at St. Peter ...
World Bank Statement on the Partnership with FYR Macedonia
The World Bank - 4/27/2016 12:40:37 PM
SKOPJE, April 27, 2016 - Since 1994, the World Bank has been a strong partner of FYR Macedonia, working together with the country, toward creating better ... Conditional Cash Transfers Project, Road Upgrading Project, Roads Rehabilitation Project and ...
We welcome Indo-Pak peace talks as we are the victims of hostilities between the countries: J&K govt
Firstpost - 4/28/2016 9:04:41 AM
Both countries have to do it." The Cabinet also hailed Prime Minister ... In another important decision, he said, the Cabinet also approved a road map for implementation of the interest subvention scheme for flood-hit traders under PM's Special Package.
Organizer who signs performers for Stagecoach doesn't limit herself to straight country
Los Angeles Times - 4/28/2016 11:35:01 AM
But Stagecoach is handily the best-attended and highest-grossing country music festival in the world, according to Gary Bongiovanni ... Generally, however, she said there's no single road to assembling the balance of acts that appear each year at Stagecoach.
World Occupational Health And Safety Day: Expert Bemoans Ghana’s Weak Laws
Modern Ghana - 4/28/2016 9:04:41 AM
which mightbe difficult to meet by countries such as Ghana that are prioritizing economicexpansion but with little emphasis on occupational health and safety, as wellas Environmental Management. As the world commemorates this day, and not restricting me to ...
Bangladeshi bloggers: What we want the world to know
CNN - 4/29/2016 12:13:47 AM
In the last two years, at least eight atheists and gay rights campaigners have been killed in attacks in the majority Muslim country. CNN approached three bloggers who know their lives are at risk what they wanted the world ... on the road to free thought.
Road to gender equality better by bike, Colorado human rights activist says
Colorado Springs Gazette - 4/28/2016 10:52:04 AM
She'd blazed her first trail across this landscape the year before, officially becoming the first woman to mountain bike across the country; now ... it's goat paths or dirt and gravel roads," Galpin said. "Men on bikes are everywhere, but no one's mountain ...
French Jews Decry Country’s Support of UNESCO Resolution Denying Jewish Ties to Temple Mount
The Algemeiner - 4/28/2016 7:45:57 AM
Elaborating on his post, Agam told The Algemeiner, “It is a total travesty that a country like France ... the petition has garnered over 11,500 signatures from people around the world. According to the petition, UNESCO is violating the “basic human ...
Highways sector: Planning the road ahead with a little help from above
The Indian Express - 4/26/2016 9:10:03 PM
Eventually, a Road Asset Management System (RAMS) is likely to be developed for all National Highways in the country and a modern management ... The outcome of this project, which is funded by the World Bank, will assist in the accurate and scientific ...