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
10 great scenic drives around the world … that you’ve probably never heard of
theguardian.com - 4/20/2015 5:01:02 AM
As an alpine country, it comes as no surprise that Switzerland has ... “A deserted ribbon of perfection – one of the best coast roads in the world.” A steam train crossing the Glenfinnan Viaduct. Photograph: Christophe Boisvieux/Corbis Running ...
Liberia: World Bank Provides New Financing for Ebola Country
AllAfrica - 4/20/2015 1:43:36 PM
The World Bank Group or WBG has announced the provision of at least ... and lifesaving infrastructure such as electricity, water, sanitation and roads. The statement said the funds will also be used to develop a regional disease surveillance system across ...
China's New Silk Road Initiative Will Boost the Global Economy
The Huffington Post - 4/20/2015 4:25:15 AM
Its GDP has risen 30 times since 1978 as the country ascended to be the second largest economy ... help to secure China's peaceful and prosperous development: The New Silk Road Initiative he calls "One Belt, One Road." The initiative aims to renew the ...
Road Hammers to headline summer music festival in Taylor
Energetic City - 4/20/2015 3:23:48 PM
The all day music festival will feature over 10 performers including Canadian Country act The Road ... women who call the highways of the world their home. The Badger Daylighting Main Stage will not only include the Road Hammers, but bands and musicians ...
Team Sky knocked off WorldTour top spot by Etixx-QuickStep
Cycling Weekly - 4/20/2015 4:56:52 PM
Kwiatkowski’s victory in the Dutch race was the first WorldTour win for Etixx-QuickStep since the Polish road race world champion also won the prologue ... a stage of the Tour of the Basque Country and a stage of Tirreno-Adriatico. Porte does, however ...
Christina Aguilera: Songstress Takes On Country Music, Performs At ACM Awards
WebProNews - 4/20/2015 11:56:13 AM
The singer was excited about her country performance, even tweeting about it before ... It speaks to long-lasting love, the roads it takes, the turns it makes and how it lasts forever,” she explained in an earlier interview. “When I perform it, I ...
World finance leaders see uneven road to global recovery
PBS - 4/19/2015 2:20:34 PM
WASHINGTON — 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 2010.
Christina Aguilera Ready For 'Nashville' Series Close up, More Country Music Songs Also in Future?
The Latin Post - 4/19/2015 1:30:28 PM
Christina Aguilera is set to start her stint on the series "Nashville" this week, but her overall foray into the musical world of country music may have ... "It speaks to long-lasting love, the roads it takes, the turns it makes and how it lasts forever."
Volvo V40 Cross Country petrol launched in India at Rs 27 lakh
Overdrive India - 4/20/2015 8:57:16 AM
Volvo has launched the V40 Cross Country in India at Rs 27 lakh ... Intelligent Driver Information System (IDIS) – On road distractions are omnipresent and can easily turn a normal situation into a critical one. IDIS constantly monitors your driving ...
China’s new silk road: What’s in it for Pakistan?
Dawn - 4/20/2015 3:38:07 PM
Energy-poor Pakistan certainly seems to have found a saviour in China, which has promised to stand by the country ... about roads or ports.” Some experts argue this initiative can bring greater cohesion in South Asia, one of the world’s least ...
Experts baffled by rash of massive dust storms around the world
Ya Libnan - 4/19/2015 10:27:20 PM
This year has seen a rash of massive dust storms around the world that have led to travel chaos and blocked ... motorists to turn on their lights as they navigate the darkened roads. The storm was caused by a cold front moving in from the Ukrainian ...
Road to balanced budget has seen a gusher of red ink
Ottawa Citizen - 4/20/2015 5:32:39 PM
The Conservative government, like those in countries around the world, injected tens of billions of dollars ... it needs to explain to Canadians where the economy and country’s finances go from here, including whether there is a growth agenda for Canada, ...
Oklahoma Country Music Artists Shine At ACM Awards
Oklahoma's Own NewsOn6 - 4/19/2015 11:38:55 PM
Oklahoma's Own wowed a record-setting crowd at the special, 50th Academy of Country Music Awards ... in a single vehicle crash in early January and left on the side of the road. It was a night that the Gniech family will never forget, except for Ally ...
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 ...
China to invest $46B in Pakistan infrastructure, roads, and power plants
United Press International - 4/20/2015 4:13:55 PM
The massive investment and infrastructure package is a sign of China's commitment to expanding its network of roads, rails and ports across land ... Chinese president expressed his affection for the country. "I feel as if I am going to visit the home ...