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
Denmark Becomes World's First Country To Use Real-Time Traffic Data Across An Entire Road Network
PR Newswire - 7/2/2015 7:02:03 AM
The Danish Road Directorate, which has more than 10 years' experience of using GPS data to monitor traffic, recognises that gathering real-time information from private and commercial vehicles is the most effective way to gain a comprehensive picture of ...
Gorgeous maps show the most expensive painting in each country
Washington Post - 7/1/2015 7:10:24 AM
Whether you travel the world to look at famous ... and they are still missing data for some countries. If you have more up to date information, they invite you to write in. You might also like: -Map: Every single road in the U.S., in mind-boggling detail ...
World Bank to lend $650m for Indian rail project
Times of India - 7/1/2015 11:49:34 AM
NEW DELHI: The World Bank said on Wednesday it had cleared a $650 million loan for a huge Indian freight rail corridor that will span 1,840 kms (1,140 miles) across the northern heartland of the country ... carry their goods by road, which is far more ...
BMW begins road tests of fuel cell car developed with Toyota
Automotive News Europe - 7/2/2015 11:26:55 AM
“Technically, we’re ready to put fuel cell cars on the road, but so far it remains too expensive,” Ruecker said. “Making fuel cell technology a reality is a task not just for carmakers, but for the whole of society.” By the start of 2018, the ...
9 tips to travel on the cheap from someone who's visited 125 countries on $15 a day
Times Union - 6/30/2015 4:15:37 PM
Try touring the world by bike. Often, the most expensive part of any trip is transportation. Schroeder takes flights only when absolutely necessary, and travels from country to country ... Once you're on the road, living without familiar luxuries becomes ...
Country Music Finds a Home Far From Home, in Kenya
New York Times - 7/1/2015 9:43:42 PM
American country music has found audiences around the world, introduced by American soldiers to Japan ... Country music’s stories of love, family, chivalry, the land, faith, roads and working-class life resonate with many people here, said David Kimotho ...
Greece's debt-crisis road is long and winding
azcentral.com - 7/2/2015 10:43:58 AM
European Central Bank and European Commission before their country can receive much-needed aid. But even that, for Greeks (and interested observers), is not a straightforward proposition because the ballot-paper question they will be asked to answer is far ...
Country music has a home in Kenya
The Bulletin - 7/2/2015 7:09:13 AM
American country music has found audiences around the world, introduced by U.S. soldiers to Japan ... Shared experiences Country music’s stories of love, family, chivalry, the land, faith, roads and working-class life resonate with many people here ...
World Bank to lend $650 million for Indian rail project
Rediff India Abroad - 7/1/2015 11:35:15 AM
Indian Railways has struggled to expand to keep up with demand The World Bank said on Wednesday it had cleared a $650 million loan for a huge Indian freight rail corridor that will span 1,840 kms (1,140 miles) across the northern heartland of the country.
Forum tackles issues on road safety
Philstar - 6/30/2015 4:58:34 PM
The World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention issued jointly ... with the goal of strengthening the country’s road safety legislation based on evidence-supported best practices, and complemented by proactive journalism,” the DOTC said in a statement.
Country singer Craig Morgan: America stands for freedom
FOX News - 7/1/2015 2:48:32 PM
Africa and I had never been to Africa to hunt animals before so it was a real exciting time for me to go to that part of the world. My wife went ... I need to be doing out on the road. There's lot of moving parts. FOX411 Country: We're finally going ...
South Africa In BRICS -- A Brave New World
Forbes - 7/2/2015 2:47:20 PM
African countries, for example, will now have the option of ignoring the IMF and the World Bank and applying directly to the ... Without power, potable water, all-weather roads and other basic infrastructure, economic growth will be impossible.
World Bank to lend $650 million for 1,840 km long Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor between Ludhiana and Kolkata
Economic Times - 7/1/2015 12:54:00 PM
NEW DELHI: The World Bank said on Wednesday it had cleared a $650 million loan for a huge Indian freight rail corridor that will span 1,840 kms (1,140 miles) across the northern heartland of the country ... cary their goods by road, which is far more ...
World first: A fully-electric double-decker bus
destinyconnect.com - 7/2/2015 10:08:10 AM
The UK measures outdoor pollution on a scale of one to 10, and some parts of the country reached level 10 on the scale, with most pollution coming from road transport and residential emissions. READ MORE: A skyscraper that casts no shadow? London ...
World Bank approves $650-m loan for eastern freight corridor
Deccan Herald - 7/2/2015 5:07:31 AM
World Bank Country Director in India. “Moving freight from road to rail will reduce the carbon footprint of freight by 2.25 times,” he added. The Eastern Freight Corridor is estimated to reduce Green House Gas emissions by 55 per cent. The first loan ...