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
World’s Most Polluted City Will Ban Cars ... for a Few Hours
MSN - 10/9/2015 3:56:03 PM
A four-mile stretch of congested, smog-filled roadways in New Delhi will soon look vastly different ... most polluted out of 1,600 cities worldwide in a 2014 report from the World Health Organization. The government hustled to come up with a set of plans ...
A Long and Potholed Road
World Policy Institute - 10/9/2015 9:00:52 AM
Shockingly reminiscent of apartheid-era crowd shootings, the incident made headline news around the world. The South African government ... During the 1980s influential business figures in the country had introduced programmes to tackle urban development ...
Dangerous Road Ahead
Townhall.com - 10/9/2015 3:31:35 AM
For all signs indicate that this feckless administration's nuclear deal with the mullahs in Tehran is already undermining this country's security and the world's peace. The question for those of us who believe in freedom is no longer how we can derail this ...
Leaders hail Tunisian Nobel as 'inspiration' for Arab world
Yahoo News - 10/9/2015 1:11:24 PM
The Tunisian road to democracy has been a source of inspiration ... said the award is "a recognition from the world that NGOs and labour syndicates in Tunisia rescued the country from a political fighting between the civil and Islamic forces."
Formula One’s Bumpy Road to Sochi
New York Times - 10/9/2015 12:06:59 PM
“We should be racing in the world’s biggest country. We have seen over the last 20 years or so, since the change from the Soviet Union, that the opportunities there are huge. The rapid expansion of the economy and the many big sporting events that are ...
Thailand-Based RitEducation Expands AlertDriving ADvantage Channel Program to Nearly 30 Countries
Business Wire - 10/8/2015 10:56:35 AM
is now helping to grow businesses in 26 countries. Based in Thailand, RitEducation is the latest partner to gain unprecedented channel support for its business by offering FleetDefense SM, the world’s most extensive, fully integrated driver risk ...
World’s most polluted city will go car-free once a month to improve air quality
Mashable - 10/9/2015 2:44:28 PM
A four-mile stretch of congested, smog-filled roadways in New Delhi will soon look vastly different ... Indian capital's air pollution crisis due to an order issued by from the country's Supreme Court on Monday. New Delhi's air was ranked most polluted ...
New Silk Road Report
larouchepub.com - 10/8/2015 8:22:05 PM
One Road" project. The economic concepts championed by Lyndon LaRouche over the period of 50-plus years have now become a staple for the intellectual layers in this, the most populous country in the world.
How should the world engage with North Korea?
The Guardian - 10/9/2015 4:14:32 AM
there was insignificant incident that taught me volumes about North Korea’s attitudes to the outside world. My travelling companion stopped to take a photograph of two young children walking along the side of the road. He then leaned over to show them ...
World Cup qualifying: Japan beats war-hit Syria
News 4 Jax - 10/8/2015 5:51:46 PM
Ranked 123rd in the world, Syria has thrashed both Afghanistan, ranked 27 places higher, and Cambodia 6-0 on the road. It also beat Singapore ... A coalition of countries led by the U.S. have been bombing ISIS targets on a near-daily basis since last ...
Traveling the world with grandchildren
The Seattle Times - 10/9/2015 5:54:45 AM
The moment that sparks his imagination to this day was stopping alongside a road in Wales where there loomed ... teen should be able to travel outside of their country to see what the rest of the world is like.” Mack’s brother, Austin, a University ...
Businessman aims to 'translate' TCM to the world
ECNS - 10/9/2015 1:08:25 AM
Many patients around the world have since benefited from it ... suggesting TCM be promoted in countries along the Belt & Road. Che believes that TCM is a promising and meaningful field for his company to focus on. He said his company is good at molecular ...
North Korean capital shows flashes of prosperity amid country's isolation
Reuters - 10/9/2015 4:21:42 AM
One of the world's most inaccessible places ... The number has tripled since 2012. Still, the country of 24 million remains subject to heavy U.N. sanctions for its missile and nuclear programs and is as isolated as ever. On Wednesday, a high-level U.S ...
Hyundai: Make in India for the world
Overdrive India - 10/9/2015 11:24:02 AM
That was the first export shipment and ever since then, the Korean major has made a mark in India’s automotive history by becoming the country’s largest exporter ... of requirements as demanded by the world. This is Hyundai’s export story, or ...
Kings of the Road, by Robert Dineen
SB Nation - 10/8/2015 10:20:48 AM
a track star who bagged national titles and represented his country at the Olympics and world championships. Somewhat unusually for a track sprinter, Barnett switched to the road, riding for British-sponsored teams, such as Holdsworth and Falcon and - most ...