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
Global Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Industry
Yahoo Finance - 5/30/2016 10:02:47 PM
World Real GDP Growth Rates in % by Country/Region for the Period 2014-2017P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3 Mixed Bag of Opportunities & Challenges for Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market II-3 Market Outlook..... II-4 2.
Along the new Silk Road, a city built on sand is a monument to China’s problems
Washington Post - 5/29/2016 5:24:47 PM
LANZHOU NEW AREA, China —This city is supposed to be the “diamond” on China’s Silk Road Economic Belt — a new metropolis carved out of the mountains in the country’s arid northwest ... trade with the outside world. Its growth was driven ...
The Story Behind The World's Emptiest International Airport
Forbes - 5/28/2016 5:47:27 PM
a world-class cricket stadium, housing developments, and a hotel and tourism area all held together by some of the best new highways in the country. “It was the government itself that felt that if you want to really get it off the ground you have to ...
Italian student Sara Di Pietrantonio burned alive by spurned ex-boyfriend, police say
Sydney Morning Herald - 5/31/2016 6:23:51 AM
Then, after the woman left the home and drove off by herself, Paduano drove off, eventually forcing her car to the side of the road, he said ... have been trying to change mentalities in a country where men often turn violent when a women breaks off ...
UN Calls for Greater Support to Least Developed Countries
Student Operated Press - 5/30/2016 12:44:26 PM
A major United Nations meeting focusing on the world`s least developed countries (LDCs) has closed today in Antalya ... investment in infrastructure "the roads, the power, the fiber, the broad-band connectivity. Because if we can create that platform ...
Dakota County ‘Blast Walls’ Have Unique History From World War II
CBS Minnesota - 5/30/2016 4:59:09 AM
When County Road 46 was built, it parted the ways for people to ... The land became the seventh and final gun powder plant in the country built for World War II. “What they did here was one of the most hazardous steps in producing the gun powder.
Mauritania: No longer world's slavery capital
WYFF 4 - 5/30/2016 6:56:40 PM
Every country in the world is affected." Globally 45.8 million people are held ... That process of risk assessment has "gone from horse and cart to having a car on the road" in terms of its sophistication, David said. "What we can categorically say ...
Tanzania: World Bank Warns Tanzania Against Over-Reliance On China
AllAfrica - 5/30/2016 12:30:07 PM
In its economic update on Tanzania in a report titled, The Road Less Travelled ... which was presented to Tanzania's Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan by World Bank country director Bella Bird, the structural shift away from investment-propelled growth ...
Dixie Chicks fly the coop, return to the road
The Oakland Press - 5/30/2016 12:22:57 PM
DTE Energy Music Theatre, Sashabaw Road east of ... daughter of country musician and producer Lloyd Maines, joined in 1995 — has played a handful of dates during the interim, but this year it launched a bona fide DCX MMXVI World Tour, which opened ...
‘A Country Road, a Tree’: the World War II battles of Samuel Beckett
The Seattle Times - 5/22/2016 5:58:44 AM
Tucked away at the end of Jo Baker’s new novel, “A Country Road, A Tree,” is the Author’s Note — normally a fairly inconsequential nicety that can be safely ignored. Not this time. It is in Baker’s note that the reader discovers that the ...
Imran wants to destabilise country economically: Pervaiz
Pakistan Today - 5/29/2016 9:06:42 PM
He said Pakistan was moving forward on the road to economic development due to prudent ... had surpassed 21 billion dollars for the first time in the country’s history. Now the world economic experts believed that Pakistan would soon become one of ...
Nigeria to begin production of cement for road construction – Onu
Vanguard - 5/30/2016 7:03:49 PM
Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology says research is ongoing to produce cement for road construction in the country. Onu disclosed at the ... all the major research institutes in the world, these are the people we can also attract home ...
Chinese engineer and driver injured in Karachi bombing claimed by separatists
The Guardian - 5/30/2016 12:37:16 PM
In October, the country’s ambassador demanded that extra precaution be ... The CPEC investment programme includes roads, railways and desperately needed power plants. It is part of an ambitious strategy that Beijing hopes will not only help stabilise ...
6 European Countries, 9 Days, 0 Planes
New York Times - 5/28/2016 10:59:26 AM
We traveled more than 3,000 miles from the Arctic Circle to the Atlantic Ocean in nine days, visiting six countries. We saw nine museums ... Kiruna and the reason for the city’s existence: the world’s largest iron-ore mine, which is slowly encroaching ...
VINCI Construction Announces Signature of the Contracts Covering the World’s Longest Immersed Road and Rail Tunnel
Newswire Today - 5/30/2016 9:48:28 PM
The 18 km immersed tunnel connecting Denmark’s Lolland Falster region with Germany’s Schleswig Holstein region will be the world’s longest immersed road and rail tunnel ... than 185,000 people in some 100 countries. We design, finance, build and ...