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
Accelerating Road Safety, a Priority for Poorest Countries
The World Bank - 11/17/2015 8:03:17 PM
... death among those aged 15 to 29 The road safety challenge requires decisive and committed leadership, effective funding, and accelerated action if countries are to meet targets through proven results All World Bank road projects today address road saf ...
Desert countries Qatar and Saudi Arabia witness record rainfall and flooding overnight
Daily News and Analysis - 11/26/2015 7:49:37 AM
Qatar was hit by heavy flooding today causing gridlock on the desert country's roads as well as closures of schools and ... for drivers to "be cautious" in the rainy conditions. Football World Cup 2022 host Qatar is well-known for its fierce summer ...
Pope Francis arrives in Africa for trip marked by high security
USA Today - 11/25/2015 10:56:56 AM
Nairobi Police Chief Japheth Koome said major roads will ... profile visit by a world leader to Kenya this year after President Obama came here in July. Obama urged the government to tackle "the cancer of corruption" in the country, a message locals ...
Pope arrives in Kenya his 1st stop of a peace pilgrimage to 3 African countries
FOX News - 11/25/2015 3:57:34 PM
NAIROBI, Kenya – Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to a country torn by sectarian ... of police gathered along the road from the airport and cheered as ...
Pope arrives in Kenya in pilgrimage to 3 African countries
The Bismarck Tribune - 11/25/2015 9:16:43 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to Central African Republic, a country torn ... gathered along the road from the airport and cheered ...
APC sends SOS to Fashola, over Port Harcourt/Enugu Express Road
World Stage - 11/25/2015 3:25:57 AM
“Federal roads across the country are now death traps sending Nigerians to their early graves. Perhaps the worst of these roads is the Port Harcourt/Enugu Expressway, which was deliberately allowed to decay by the immediate past Federal Government under ...
An Aussie startup is planning an electric SUV that’s more capable off-road than a Jeep
Digital Trends - 11/25/2015 9:05:23 PM
“Let us face it: there is no other country in the world that is going to build an off-road vehicle better than we can, because we use them more than anyone else. We understand what it is all about; we know that if you stop in the middle of the desert ...
Illinois Teen Aims for Rare Double in Cross-Country Postseason
Runner's World - 11/25/2015 6:35:03 PM
One key session is a V02 max workout of 5 x 1000 meters on a cross-country loop in 3:15 down to 3:11 with about three minutes recovery between runs. On her tempo runs, like a recent four-miler on the roads, Pendergast clicked off 5:45 pace for the first ...
People don’t want driverless cars created by tech companies
The Business Insider - 11/24/2015 2:54:20 PM
According to the survey, which included 5,500 consumers in ten different countries, 69% of people are more trusting of self-driving vehicles where both parties play a part. World Economic Forum ... for testing on public roads.
Paul Stands Alone: One Candidate Is Confronting the Hawks on the Road to War
The National Interest - 11/24/2015 10:18:09 PM
But even in that moment, Rubio had the easier argument to make with a Republican audience: "I believe that the world is a safer and a better place ... Bush really made the country safer. And there are a dozen other candidates, including Trump, all trying ...
The Latest: Paris Hotel Business Hit Hard by Attacks
New York Times - 11/25/2015 4:11:53 PM
France is among the world's top tourist ... that France will impose tight road traffic restrictions for the climate conference and maintain controls on its borders, which are normally open to other European countries. Cazeneuve said the border checks ...
The Latest: Crowd briefly blocks road in Chicago
Auburnpub - 11/25/2015 7:15:01 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was sick of all the bad news in the world, so he decided to bring some good news to the North Country Tuesday. The state has a couple of luxury vehicles to sell at its surplus vehicle, highway equipment and miscellaneous property ...
Country Girl at Heart Serves as Fortune 500 Company Treasure
Tyler Star News - 11/25/2015 7:03:41 PM
Though Crowder lives and works in a Virginia metropolis of Hampton Roads, she is still a country girl at heart ... accounting later at West Virginia University and into the business world. Her daughter, Courtney, is a second-year law student at WVU.
Scottish road dogs We Were Promised Jetpacks touch down for one last small-venue stopover — so they hope
Nashville Scene - 11/25/2015 10:06:49 AM
At its most anthemic, Jetpacks' third studio album, 2014's Unravelling, is the kind of world-weary "regular rock" that bands across the pond have always excelled at, from Big Country in the early 1980s to Muse in the late '90s — check out the tightly ...
Magical Winter Lights brings world to evening festival
Chron - 11/25/2015 12:29:59 PM
The festival also includes carnival rides, food vendors specializing in international cuisine, photos with Santa, the Snow Sisters and cultural performances celebrating traditions and artistry from around the world. Sam Houston Race Park is located at 7575 N.