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
What a ride! West Seattleite Joel Kampf arrives on Alki after pedaling cross-country for World Bicycle Relief
West Seattle Blog - 7/30/2015 3:04:15 PM
He’s been on the road for more than ... For $147, we can provide a World Bicycle Relief bicycle to a student in need. Every donation helps. Seattle is one of the most successful and supportive bicycle commuting cities in the country and we also realize ...
Country Legend Lynn Anderson Dead at 67
Rolling Stone - 7/31/2015 10:26:52 PM
Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Singer-songwriter Lynn Anderson, a dynamic Grammy-winning performer whose 1970 single, "Rose Garden," was a country and pop hit throughout the world, died Thursday ... with the bandleader's Welk Road Show. In 1970, having ...
Special Olympics World Games: Pakistan’s medal tally goes up to 18
The Express Tribune - 8/1/2015 6:19:19 AM
KARACHI: Pakistan’s special Olympians added another three medals — one gold and two silver — to take the country’s tally to 18 at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. Touseeful Hasan bagged a gold in the 10-kilometre road race in ...
Landmark Enclave Exchange: The road to improved India-Bangladesh ties begins
Firstpost - 8/1/2015 4:53:25 AM
The 37,334 people in the Indian enclaves inside Bangladesh and 14,215 in Bangladeshi enclaves inside India have been deprived of such facilities as electricity, education, road connectivity ... the two countries will now need to find solutions to issues ...
Spotlight: China boosts world economy via investment, capacity cooperation
Eastday English - 7/31/2015 7:17:46 AM
said that the Belt and Road initiatives underscores financing, infrastructure building and realizing interconnectivity and intercommunication, and that it helps to promote economic growth both in countries along the routes and around the world. Capacity ...
From Sannat to Xewkija, from Qala to Ghajnsielem – driving on third-world country roads
The Malta Independent - 7/26/2015 7:59:29 AM
Roads in Gozo have been severely disturbed by the laying of water-pipes, starting at Ta Ċenċ and ending near Ħondoq ir-Rummien. A contract awarded to GTE JV for €4,155,056 was for the laying of a new water pipe, the reinstatement of hot rolled asphalt ...
China's New Silk Road Promises Prosperity Across Eurasia
The Huffington Post - 7/31/2015 5:44:43 AM
SINGAPORE -- For centuries the historical Silk Road connected Asia and Europe by land ... Stability and Economic Prosperity of the Region and Beyond A country like Singapore sits on the world's most vital arteries of trade between Asia and Europe.
Where we are world beaters: When it comes to making babies, India will be on top by 2022
The Times of India Blogs - 7/31/2015 6:37:48 PM
So it is with projections that India is about to become the world’s most populous country by 2022. Is this a demographic ... For example, think of crowd control for the next road block. Drivers find it impossible to just drive by without pulling over ...
Celebrating LIFE, this Whitefield family of four drives through 11 countries in 111 days
Bangalore Mirror - 7/31/2015 10:34:02 PM
He casually told Dhriti and her elder brother Yash Baid, 12, that it was just a warm-up for a round-the-world car trip in 2020 ... making arrangements for visas to various countries planned to be traversed by road, the vegetarian family of four was ...
Tourist flow decreased by 50 per cent in Nepal: Tourism board
Economic Times - 7/31/2015 3:46:00 PM
Kadel said the country hopes that its tourism sector would be revived as its transport network comprising road and airport connectivity is intact. "Most trekking areas except Manaslu and Langtang have not been damaged by the quake. Chitwan, Pokhara ...
World Bank Supports Further Improvement of Armenia’s Rural Roads Network
The World Bank - 7/31/2015 10:26:52 PM
“As in the case of the original project, rehabilitation of additional lifeline roads would create temporary jobs in rural areas, and improve access to basic social services,” said Laura E. Bailey, World Bank Country Manager for Armenia. “It is vital ...
Oliseh: Road to Russia 2018 ‘ll be tough
Vanguard - 7/30/2015 11:53:57 PM
Newly appointed Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has warned his countrymen and women not to expect miracles from him, even as he assured that the country can qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia ... hurdle but that the road to Russia would be tough.
Woog’s World: A Westporter discovers ragtime roots
Westport News - 7/31/2015 10:23:53 AM
His group (Four on the Floor) sang a cappella doo wop tunes at the Players Tavern, the much-loved and usually pretty wild bar next to the Westport Country Playhouse ... (the coffeehouse just over the Post Road bridge, next to what’s now Vespa at National ...
'Vacation' review: Comical road trip worth taking
Toronto Sun - 7/28/2015 2:06:22 AM
When the now-grown Rusty Griswold (Ed Helms) announces his soft-hearted plan to force his family to bond by replicating his dad’s cross-country road trip to Walley World, his wife Debbie (Christina Applegate) warns that trying to re-experience a 30-year ...
An insider’s guide to the World Car of the Year award
The National - 7/30/2015 2:32:37 AM
The world’s road network is also developing towards a more consistent standard, even if the approach of those using it can vary quite spectacularly. It means that motorways, urban and country roads are becoming more similar, although there are still ...