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
Asia's Top 3 Happiest And Saddest Countries
Forbes - 3/28/2017 5:41:51 AM
The World Happiness report, published by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, ranked 155 countries on a happiness score based ... Cambodia still has a long road ahead. Despite non-stop war for the past 16 years, Afghanistan made it out of the ...
Athletes stutter at World Cross Country
mwnation.com - 3/28/2017 8:05:01 AM
Senior male athletes Kefasi Chitsala, Chauncy Master, Grevazio Mpani and Harry Sichali failed to break into the top-50 bracket at the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Cross Country ... travelling by road for three-days ...
World Cup 2018: Syria could defy all the odds and make it to Russia despite devastating civil war which is destroying country
The Sun - 3/27/2017 2:25:35 PM
While Syria qualifying for the World Cup would surely be the greatest sporting story of all-time, compared to the devastation the country’s people are suffering, their incredible road to Russia would be a walk in the park.
2017 World XC Press Conference Highlights:
Letsrun - 3/25/2017 4:58:17 PM
Coe said down the road he’d love to see a track world championships ... (event),” said Kipyegon who has an amazing track record of succss in cross country having won world junior titles in 2011 and 2013, plus an African junior title in 2012 and an ...
Driving while distracted: Which countries have toughest laws?
GOOD4UTAH - 3/24/2017 2:29:09 PM
Countries around the world have added laws to try to tackle what has become ... in which 41% of the drivers surveyed said one of their biggest concerns on the roads was other drivers using handheld phones to make calls or check messages and other ...
World Bank/Uruguay: Roads in Uruguay Made Safer and More Resilient to Climate Change Impacts
Press Release Point - 3/27/2017 6:50:27 PM
Since 2012, the National Road Rehabilitation and Maintenance Program has rehabilitated ... In 2012, Uruguay became the first Latin American country to use the World Bank PforR financing tool, which links the disbursement of funds directly to the ...
World Baseball Classic keeps sport relevant in Japan
Los Angeles Times - 3/20/2017 11:59:24 PM
The United States was the designated road team in the World Baseball Classic semifinal game played ... Soccer is making significant gains in countries such as South Korea, Cuba and Puerto Rico. Japan, too. Soccer’s popularity in Japan soared in the ...
Tandem bike world circumnavigation completed by British pair
cyclingmagazine.ca - 3/26/2017 8:46:10 PM
After 290 days, eight hours and 35 minutes the pair finished their world record-setting adventure that took them to 29 countries and six continents ... carried the young men and their luggage across roads both smooth and rough. The bike was kept in ...
PM to inaugurate India’s longest road tunnel in J&K on April 2
The Hindu Business Line - 3/22/2017 7:50:39 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation, the country’s longest road tunnel built on the Jammu-Srinagar ... will be the first in India to be equipped with a world class “integrated tunnel control system” through which ventilation ...
Tanzania: World Bank's Big Cash Boost
AllAfrica - 3/21/2017 10:57:57 AM
the World Bank's Country Director for Tanzania, Burundi, Malawi and Somalia, during the ceremony to lay the foundation stone for intersection of Morogoro, Mandela and Sam Nujoma roads in Dar es Salaam yesterday. (Photo by Robert Okanda) NEW projects in ...
Glimpses of a Lost World Through Early Chinese Photography
theepochtimes.com - 3/23/2017 12:28:39 PM
We forget it was only about 150 years ago that photographers started to capture images, such as of these two tough and weathered men, traveling the Silk Road ... country that looks dramatically different today. The photographs hold clues and remnants of a ...
Deep Dive with Jack Ma on Malaysia and the Digital Silk Road
MIS Asia - 3/28/2017 9:38:04 AM
The eRoad connects every country, and gives an inclusive opportunity to everybody." He said that the DFTZ "would be the perfect vehicle to bring about this new connecting road for world commerce. In ancient times, wherever there is a sea, we have a seaport ...
UAE happiest Arab country, climbs to 21st in 2017 world happiness ranking
Emirates247 - 3/21/2017 5:50:09 AM
The UAE has been ranked the happiest Arab country, and the 21st happiest in the world in the UN Sustainable Development ... strangers - People treated with respect - Satisfaction with roads and highways - Satisfaction with economic conditions - Economic ...
The Eleven Australian Convict Sites: UNESCO World Heritage Site In Australia
worldatlas.com - 3/23/2017 6:40:52 PM
Old Government House (Parramatta, New South Wales) Old Government House was a convict built country residence which ... and urban road network. The road is of cultural significance and has been included as part of World Heritage property in Australia.
'Belt and Road' Music Festival to Hit Town
Yahoo Finance - 3/24/2017 2:14:50 PM
"The festival is aimed at enhancing communication and friendship among 64 countries along the 'Belt and Road' by the bridge of music," said ... will join Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra to perform for the audience. World-renowned orchestras and troupes ...