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
UCI Road World Championships: Germany tops Ranking by Nation
Boxscore World Sportswire - 10/19/2016 7:43:00 PM
The UCI Road World Championships’ Ranking by Nations rewards countries that demonstrate consistency and depth of talent, with points distributed among the top 25 riders in each individual event - time trial and road race, Men and Women from Junior up to ...
Eurasia: The World's Largest Market Emerges
Forbes - 10/21/2016 10:58:05 AM
It is happening subtly but its impact could potentially alter the geopolitical and economic balance of the world ... s Belt and Road endeavors, the EU, non-EU Eastern Europe, the Eurasian Economic Union, ASEAN, Iran, the Caucasus countries, and parts ...
Global Biz Insight: Belt and Road lights up global growth
english.sina.com - 10/20/2016 9:19:03 AM
BEIJING， Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- Although the world has been mired in sluggish economic growth， countries along the Belt and Road Initiative are bucking the trend. According to a report Wednesday by China's National Bureau of Statistics， despite a slight ...
UCI World Championship raises profile of cycling
Gulf Times - 10/21/2016 7:12:00 PM
The recently-concluded UCI Road World Championships Doha 2016 has raised the profile of cycling in the country, Qatar Chain Reaction (QCR) patron Farhan al-Sayed has said. “The impact is huge as it is only the second time the major event was hosted by an ...
24 striking photos of international borders from around the world
The Business Insider - 10/20/2016 11:49:22 AM
Here, we've collected 24 photos of what borders between various countries across the world actually look like — from walls, to rivers, to barbed wire fences, to simple road markings. Talia Avakian contributed reporting on a previous version of this article.
BOULEVARD: More Than Just A Road
Greater Kashmir - 10/20/2016 7:34:40 PM
World over specific roads named boulevards have assumed significant importance with some of them more famous than many landmarks in that country. Boulevards are wide roads in a city or town usually divided by a median in the centre and landscaped with trees.
Nations agree on global road map to steer breakneck urbanization
Reuters - 10/21/2016 12:45:27 PM
QUITO, Ecuador (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The United Nations formally adopted a global road map to grapple with rapid urbanization ... held every 20 years to discuss the future of the world's cities, by the U.N.'s 193-member nations.
Rose garden in Somerset honored by world federation
New Jersey Online - 10/19/2016 4:44:03 PM
and other countries throughout the world. The Rudolf W. van der Goot Rose Garden is one-acre in size and contains more than 3,000 roses of 325 varieties. The garden was named in honor of Rudolf W. van der Goot, the first horticulturist with the Somerset ...
See Lauren Alaina's Moving 'Road Less Traveled' Video
Rolling Stone - 10/20/2016 11:30:53 PM
Lauren Alaina follows her flirty "Next Boyfriend" with the single and just-released video for the confidence-boosting "Road Less Traveled." A Top 20 hit at country radio ... t reveal the full story and that the world shouldn't decide what you find beautiful.
Leaders agree to create 'road map' for Ukraine peace process
US News and World Report - 10/20/2016 12:00:42 AM
BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France agreed Wednesday on a 'road map' aimed at reviving the stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine, though details of the plan still need to be worked out by the countries' foreign ministers ...
China confirms sale of 8 attack submarines to Pak, first delivery by 2023
Hindustan Times - 10/21/2016 5:31:47 PM
Both countries have not identified the type of submarine to be ... aimed to continue the spirit generated by President Xi Jinping’s speeches on the Belt & Road Construction Work Symposium in August. The $46-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ...
Hampton Roads Pilot Project Showcases Why Climate Resilience Is Critical for National Security
WRI - 10/20/2016 9:00:34 PM
No other region in the country was better suited for this project given the unique combination of factors in Hampton Roads. The area is facing the ... political stability of fragile regions around the world. These threats put our men and women in uniform ...
Four Caricom countries to send teams to Barbados for World Road Tennis Championship
Antigua Observer Newspaper - 10/9/2016 9:10:37 AM
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Oct 8, CMC-Teams from four Caricom countries and an overseas nation have confirmed their participation in the World Road Tennis Championship to take place in Barbados next month. Organisers say Jamaica, Guyana, St. Vincent and the ...
Belgium heading to engage with China's Belt and Road plan
ECNS - 10/22/2016 1:02:45 AM
He told Friday's Belt and Road forum held in Brussels that ... he confirmed that Belgium is among the group of European countries which will live up to the obligations agreed with China when it signed World Trade Organization treaty 15 years ago.
FAST FACTS: China's Belt and Road initiative
Rappler - 10/21/2016 6:40:23 AM
China needs the rest of the world in their One Belt, One Road plan. They need our support for their Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. Why will these countries support China if China is grabbing their maritime zones?” Carpio pointed out in 2015.