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
World finance leaders see threats ahead for global economy
Yahoo News - 4/19/2015 8:58:27 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The world's financial leaders see a number of threats facing a global economy still on an uneven road to recovery with U.S. and ... credible overhaul before releasing the money. The country has relied on international loans since ...
Zambia: Road Works Will Resume Soon - Govt
AllAfrica - 4/19/2015 6:49:36 AM
He said the Government was also considering going into private public partnership in the construction of roads so that contractors could get their money after completing the works. Meanwhile, World Bank country director Kundavi Kadiresan has called for ...
An uncapturable night ride, the world’s best medicine
Bike Portland - 4/19/2015 5:45:10 AM
Friday night was one of the first of something terrific: a new series of rides organized by Nathan Jones, owner of the 18-month-old Foster Road shop Ride Yr Bike and the founder of the Trans Am Bike Race. The cross-country race, which starts in Astoria in ...
Modern world has no space for ethnic politics – Gov. Oshiomhole
Vanguard - 4/19/2015 6:35:17 AM
So, the modern world has very little space for ethnic politics ... You want to ask yourself, if we have these numbers of vehicles on the road, why should we be importing tyres? We don’t need to reinvent the wheels. Why did Michelin relocate?
BMW Group Malaysia presents the first ever BMW World Malaysia
fastmotoring.com - 4/19/2015 8:29:49 AM
BMW Group Malaysia today open its doors to the first ever BMW World Malaysia, a three-day exhibition featuring ... The retail prices (on the road, without insurance, with BMW Service + Repair Inclusive (BS+RI) ) for the following BMW vehicles are: BMW ...
Road to Expo 2020: 3-storey UAE Pavilion at Milan Expo unveiled
Emirates247 - 4/19/2015 5:52:20 AM
As the race to the Milan World Expo 2015 reaches its final lap ... According to the UAE Expo 2015 official website, the country’s National Media Council assembled a team that includes architects Foster + Partners. The architects state they took inspirati ...
Side by side, mother and daughter ready for Boston Marathon
Lincoln Journal Star - 4/19/2015 6:35:17 AM
They'll be two of many Nebraskans taking part in what is recognized as the world's greatest race ... have prepared for over and over again on that gravel road. "There's enough hills in the country, so I think we'll be fine," Danielle said.
Solar roadway panels - a solution for our economic, energy and environmental troubles?
Natural News - 4/19/2015 2:49:12 PM
"If all the roads in the US were converted to solar roadways, the Solar Roadways website claims, the country would generate three times ... and create thousands of jobs in the U.S. and around the world. Not a bad deal. Carolanne believes if we want to ...
Uber aims to scorch roads with its offers
Rediff India Abroad - 4/19/2015 9:55:43 AM
This has helped Uber meet the twin objective of getting more cars on to its platform and ensuring these stay on the road for a long while ... network within a year of starting operations in the country is ‘car availability time’.
Mike Drew On the Road : Warm welcome home
The Calgary Sun - 4/19/2015 9:55:43 AM
Although the native grassland that used to cover our part of the world is greatly diminished ... up the sun along the creek and a pheasant poking along the edge of a dirt road. There were killdeers hunting along the edges of the sloughs and I watched ...
Finns expected to vote for change in recession-hit country
Billings Gazette - 4/19/2015 9:05:36 AM
A vehicle fire near Airport Road and Swords Lane torched an SUV and damaged another vehicle Saturday morning, according to Billings Fire Depar… On Earth Day, about 150 volunteers decided to make the world a little nicer by pitching in at the Montana ...
World Bank assists Ebola-hit countries with $650 million
Citi FM Online - 4/19/2015 2:20:34 PM
The World Bank Group (WBG) on Friday said it will provide 650 million ... and lifesaving infrastructure such as electricity, water, sanitation and roads. The funds will also be used to develop a regional disease surveillance system across West Africa ...
Netherlands Is The 1st Country To Open A Solar Road For Public Use
collective-evolution.com - 11/8/2014 11:59:14 PM
The world’s first solar bike lane is soon to be available for use ... “If all the roads in the US were converted to solar roadways, the Solar Roadways website claims, the country would generate three times as much energy as it currently uses and ...
Olympia robotics team headed to world championship
Olympian - 4/19/2015 3:46:28 PM
Then, they took it on the road and participated in several tournaments. They qualified for the world championships after placing 13th ... District became one of the first school districts in the country to offer robotics programs. Over the years, it ...
Accept bad roads; we're a Third World country – Urban Roads dept
Ghana Web - 11/18/2014 2:43:21 PM
Ghanaians must learn to tolerate the nature of their roads because Ghana is a Third World country hoping to catch up with the developed world, an official of the Urban Roads department has said. According to Benjamin Adomah, inasmuch as the department is ...