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
Spain's left must unite to steer country on road to recovery
The Guardian - 5/3/2016 12:33:30 PM
“We are not going to pay.” In sunny Spain, a country which will spend most of this year in the hands of a caretaker government, it is unlikely that anyone will try to make him. Jornet had hoped that, since all other parties oppose the law and the PP ...
China: Building Rural Roads to Prosperity
The World Bank - 5/5/2016 5:00:10 AM
Between 2006 and 2015, the World Bank supported rehabilitation of 1,299 rural roads with a total length of 5,402 kilometers ... A “Sector-Wide Approach” is an approach to support a country-led program for a coherent sector in a comprehensive and ...
World's largest potato on the road again
KMVT News - 5/3/2016 11:53:32 PM
KETCHUM, Id. ( KMVT / KSVT ) - The world's largest potato is on the road again and traveling across the country to promote Idaho's most famous agricultural product, the Idaho potato. The Big Idaho Potato Truck has become the cornerstone of the Idaho Potato ...
The World's Media Also Can't Believe Trump Will Be The GOP Nominee
The Huffington Post - 5/4/2016 9:29:11 PM
Much of the world woke up on Wednesday ... businessman in almost every part of the country. France's Le Monde declared the Republican contest over, while also noting Trump's unpopularity and controversial road to the nomination: An iconoclastic candidate ...
US is policeman for world, but gets treated unfairly: Donald Trump
India TV - 5/5/2016 10:00:48 AM
our roads, we have to rebuild our bridges, our airports, our hospitals in this country," he said. "We've become close to a third-world country. You look at some of our airports, it's third world. Then you go to other countries and you see places like you ...
Flume announces extensive world tour
Consequence of Sound - 5/4/2016 9:36:21 PM
In support of the Mom + Pop release, the Aussie producer has mapped out a world tour that will keep him on the road for most of 2016 ... as well as select European countries like Germany, France, and Denmark, well into mid-November.
Mountain of Tin Draws Investors to World's Biggest Untapped Site
Bloomberg - 5/3/2016 10:56:16 PM
It’s one of the few indications of the $119 million tin mine that Alphamin Resources Corp. plans to build at this site, called Bisie, on what the company says is the largest untapped deposit in the world ... from the nearest road and 50 kilometers ...
Other Countries own Guns too
freerepublic.com - 5/4/2016 9:33:22 AM
If you hit a deer on the road, you had better report it and pay your fine. Unlicensed deer murderers are not tolerated. Gun laws around the world vary greatly. Many countries have very lenient gun-ownership laws, and statistics show that they benefit from ...
World Cement & Concrete Additive Market
The Street - 5/4/2016 12:43:39 AM
NEW YORK, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- World demand to reach $24 billion in 2019Global demand ... Increasing additive usage rates in developing countries, as well as a broader shift to higher performing specialty additives, will further support advances ...
Morocco Calls for African Countries’ Involvement in All Cooperation Initiatives to Improve Road Networks
Medafrica Times - 5/4/2016 9:50:40 PM
Morocco has stressed the need for African countries to get involved ... on the development of secondary and rural roads to facilitate access to remote and hard to reach areas and effectively connect the rural world to the national transport system ...
Beilue: World War II veteran takes long ride for the highest sacrifice
Amarillo Globe-News - 5/4/2016 7:24:31 AM
This Marine, a veteran of the brutal Battle of Okinawa in World War ... a 2010 River Road graduate and Bedoy’s son, was killed in Afghanistan in 2012. “It’s very touching and strengthening that there are people who love our country and give so ...
Standing by Afghanistan: the strategic choice
Khaama Press - 5/5/2016 9:25:01 AM
Moreover, the Silk Road passes through Afghanistan ... and Afghanistan remains among the poorest countries of the world. Combined with insecurity, lack of economic opportunities are driving many Afghans to flee the country. According to the office of ...
Cowed by cartels? Mexico journalists find new ways to get the word out.
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/3/2016 10:06:10 PM
Mexico, which ranks 149th out of 180 countries in the world press freedom index ... posted on Twitter accounts or Facebook pages began letting the public know which roads to avoid when taking kids to school or locations where citizens could pay their ...
Getting a world view: A teacher's journey
Fayetteville Observer - 5/4/2016 4:04:05 AM
"I want them to realize that people all over the world are similar to us," Webb ... D.C., that works to bridge divides between countries. As part of that endeavor, Webb arranged Skype sessions between Alderman Road students and some of their Indonesian ...
Conor Harrington Sees a World of Walls to Paint On
Wall Street Journal - 5/3/2016 8:11:38 PM
Conor Harrington, a 36-year-old Irish painter living in London, blurs the line with his work, which involves painting outdoor murals on buildings in countries ranging from ... When he is on the road, Mr. Harrington brings along a toy blue ball that belongs ...