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
UAE residents drive on the best roads in the world: WEF
Emirates247 - 10/4/2015 9:35:26 AM
The Quality of Roads pillar features the quality of railroad ... with the international standards adopted by the country to become one of the best countries in the world. Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Public Works, hailed ...
Bangladesh plays down IS claim of killing another foreigner in the South Asian country
FOX News - 10/4/2015 6:00:41 AM
DHAKA, Bangladesh – Bangladesh's government on Sunday played down a statement by the Islamic State group that it was responsible for gunning down a Japanese man in the South Asian country ... men were standing near a road and fired at Hoshi as he ...
UAE has world's best roads, says WEF report
Trade Arabia - 10/4/2015 10:39:51 AM
The Quality of Roads Indicator in the report not only tackles standards ... the international standards adopted by the country to become one of the best countries in the world, said the report, citing a senior minister. Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif ...
Here's how people make ends meet in one of the poorest places in the world
Chron - 10/2/2015 12:58:14 PM
Niger is a country at peace. But a World Food Program distribution site in Torouf ... On a stretch of highway about 20 minutes down the road from Torouf, dying millet stalks yellowed by dehydration sat within eyesight of a year-round lake.
It’s time for world to ratify CTBT
Japan Times - 10/4/2015 8:52:29 AM
All of the countries concerned should take meaningful actions by ... Idrissov said: “Its (the CTBT’s) entry into force will become an important step forward on the road to a world free of nuclear weapons. Kazakhstan intends to make substantial progress ...
HGTV's Property Brothers To Appear at World Market Sunday
Patch - 10/4/2015 8:52:29 AM
HGTV’s Property Brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott will appear at the grand opening of the World Market at Shoppers World next ... offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries,” according to the company’s website.
The world's biggest pet store
The Week Magazine - 10/4/2015 11:37:07 AM
It's called Zoo Zajac, and it unfurls, like an airport terminal, along a horseshoe in the road. It's more than twice ... and the U.K. Germany isn't the country where most people would expect to find the world's biggest pet shop. Most German businesses ...
Logistics: Indian Military Trucks Carry The World
Strategy Page - 10/4/2015 10:04:04 AM
Before that Indian made trucks were second-rate by world standards. That is no longer the case. One of the more popular military/government/commercial Indian truck designs is the 6x6 cross-country models. These tend to carry up to five tons off road and 7 ...
Tap Into The Potentials Of E-Commerce -- MD Of World Trade Centre Tells Businesses
Modern Ghana - 10/2/2015 1:34:01 PM
among other countries. The Chairman of World Trade Centres Association, Ghazi Abu Nahl said: “China's efforts to establish the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the Silk Road Fund, and its four free trade zones have not only created great capital ...
World Cup qualifier moves to Madagascar after CAR violence
Yahoo News - 10/4/2015 7:48:03 AM
Armed gangs have ransacked dozens of compounds belonging to international organisations in the Central African Republic since violence flared last weekend, and machete-wielding militia were blocking roads ... countries are also unable to play their World ...
How the world's best bicycle racers are drug tested
The Business Insider - 10/2/2015 12:58:14 PM
After Peter Sagan became cycling's new road world champion on Sunday ... and policies worldwide" — and it has partnerships with antidoping agencies in many countries. The banned substances can be found on WADA's "Prohibited List." Turin walked me ...
MORTH initiative to improve road logistics
The Hindu - 10/4/2015 7:48:03 AM
Improvement of road transportation efficiency is the key to improving logistics efficiency. The LPI metric developed by the World Bank is to measure and benchmark countries’ logistics efficiency.
London team by 2022? NFL continues to forge forward in U.K.
NFL - 10/2/2015 1:05:23 PM
The league likely would've gone to four games this year if not for scheduling issues involving the Rugby World Cup, and Waller says it's a ... keeping it at three in London and adding another game in another country, or both. The two countries under ...
World Trade Centre, global brand’, to alter Abuja skyline
Vanguard - 10/3/2015 8:06:33 PM
Many developed countries of the world have World Trade Centres and we are convinced ... government passes by the mall so one can actually get to the mall by rail or by road because there will be a rail station by the complex. If you come out of the ...
Self-Driving Taxis Will Hit The Roads Next Year In Japan: Fully Operational By 2020?
Tech Times - 10/2/2015 11:56:48 PM
Self-driving cars in Japan will hit the roads sooner than their Silicon Valley counterparts ... Japan is now the most elderly populated country in the world. As a result, the government continues to find ways on how it can provide the needed care for ...