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
Sweden Opens World's First Electric Road To Promote Sustainable Energy!
IndiaTimes - 6/24/2016 6:31:11 AM
In order to promote sustainable energy and to achieve the ambition of an energy-efficient and fossil-free vehicle fleet by 2030, Sweden on Wednesday inaugurated a test stretch of an electric road, making it the first country in the world to conduct such ...
Street performance by Syrians in Lebanon opens wounds
US News and World Report - 6/24/2016 6:24:02 AM
Nearly one in four of the total 4.8 million Syrians who have fled abroad from their ... hyper-connected world audience, said Conant, artistic director of London-based theater company Theatre Temoin. Now they're taking the show on the road.
Ship-to-shore delivery shows real-world potential of disaster relief drones
Gizmag - 6/24/2016 5:33:55 AM
When roads, powerlines and other infrastructure are knocked out ... hand has offered a first look at how autonomous flight might come to save lives in the real world. Australian startup Flirtey has form when it comes to drone-flight firsts in the US.
How to organize your best road trip in Asia!
Examiner - 6/24/2016 1:09:04 AM
Asia, the world’s most diverse continent ... Pakistan, Sri Lanka This list is non-exhaustive, but here are the countries we recommended to visit when doing a road trip… The ones where you will be the most amazed! Asia is the largest and most populous ...
Modi's 2-year watch: Foreign affairs, railways & roads get citizens thumbs up
Economic Times - 6/24/2016 2:27:48 AM
NEW DELHI: At a time when the government has put a huge diplomatic effort abroad, led by the Prime Minister himself, to get NSG membership, the citizens have given the thumbs up to the country's foreign ... in 'creating a new world order through a ...
AIIB: Chinese investment paving the new silk road
BBC - 6/24/2016 1:59:10 AM
"In an ideal world, all countries would come together with some amazing institutions ... which are close to Beijing's economic interests and to its ambitious new silk road project, a plan to develop China's neighbours roughly along the former silk road ...
Road to Rio: Mountain biker Davison named to Olympic team
The Santa Cruz Sentinel - 6/23/2016 9:20:00 PM
Riding in a World Cup cross country mountain bike race late last month in La Bresse ... in a phone interview Thursday from her home in Jericho, Vt. Former Scotts Valley road cyclist Shelley Olds had looked like a strong candidate to make the team after ...
Chinese state media say 51 killed by powerful tornado
Elko Daily Free Press - 6/23/2016 3:50:43 PM
They said large numbers of people were injured and roads were blocked. CCTV showed people carrying ... The southern part of the country is hit every year during the monsoon season of May, June and July, but this rainy season has been particularly wet.
Magic out of mould: inside the world’s wildest restaurant
The Guardian - 6/24/2016 4:22:20 AM
Diners flock from every country in the world. One recent guest in Fäviken’s dining room ... The goal is for everyone to be on the road home by 11pm, but by that time the staff were just finishing service and preparing for their postmortem.
World briefs: Tornado kills 78, injures 500 in China
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 6/24/2016 4:00:52 AM
Roads were blocked with trees ... Colombia nears end of war HAVANA — Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the head of the country’s leftist FARC rebels agreed Thursday on a cease-fire and rebel disarmament deal that moves the country to the ...
Tanzania: 440 Billion/ - World Bank Loan to Support TASAF Projects
AllAfrica - 6/24/2016 5:55:24 AM
Along with the signing, the two parties have approved 10 projects worth 1.9trl/- in sectors that include energy, roads, agriculture ... system by reaching all the poor households in the country. The World Bank has also selected Tanzania to be among ...
Brexit and Banks: Fearful Start on a Long, Uncertain Road
The Wall Street Journal - 6/24/2016 7:28:27 AM
The complexities of actually pulling the country out of the European Union are great ... but also mean automatic trade tariffs across a wide range of products and services under World Trade Organization rules. The U.K.’s most likely route to leaving ...
Casual smartphone games are getting crushed by complex, graphics-heavy action games
The Business Insider - 6/23/2016 8:29:53 PM
Today, the world's top-selling mobile game is "Clash of Clans," a combat ... In the popular "The Walking Dead: Road to Survival," action is designed to unfold in shorter sessions than traditional video games, said Jori Pearsall, senior vice president ...
2018 World Cup: Scary surprises lurk as ahead of Africa's qualifying draw today
Modern Ghana - 6/24/2016 7:21:18 AM
You can get a good draw, which makes the road to Russia possible, or you can get a bad draw that makes it very difficult.' CÃ´te d'Ivoire is amongst the favourites to grab one of the five World Cup berths ... Verde and Libya, a country I know well ...
Miranda Lambert Gets Stranded On The Side Of The Road…Almost!
NashvilleGab - 6/23/2016 9:05:41 PM
Miranda Lambert has been traveling across the country on the Keeper Of The Flame Tour; and while she has been out on the road, she has literally been out ... and Instagrammed the adventure for all the world to see.