Definition: This entry gives the total length of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Waterways map
Digital River World Payments Selected to Provide Global Payment Services for Tenfu Tenmax
Market Watch - 7/30/2015 1:49:40 AM
In 2014, Digital River processed more than $35 billion in online transactions, connecting B2B and B2C digital products companies and branded manufacturers with buyers across multiple devices and channels, and nearly every country in the world. Digital ...
Schlossman: Pretty clear that area has seen last of World Juniors
INFORUM - 7/31/2015 4:47:27 AM
The Grand Forks and Thief River Falls event was, by far, the most-attended World Juniors ever held in America and ... In 2014, he was named one of the top three beat writers in the country by the Associated Press Sports Editors. He has voted in the ...
Americans have new hopes to reclaim property seized by Cuba 50 years ago
USA Today - 7/30/2015 3:18:34 PM
Mack for USA TODAY) MIAMI — Across the country, thousands of Americans are storing fading ... images of the property and can't recognize anything. The house is gone. The river running through the property has run dry. Instead, he simply wants some ...
Cris du Coeur: Lebanon’s Fortunes Eclipsed by Lost Opportunities
The World Bank - 7/30/2015 4:22:59 PM
Ferid Belhaj is the World Bank’s Director for the Middle East ... Foul odors and black smoke filled the air country wide. Rivers were fouled by garbage dumps, further depleting the environment and water resources. Politicians scrambled to find a solution ...
Germany wins 2nd straight world title in 5k team event
Beaumont Enterprise - 7/30/2015 6:38:59 PM
Germany won the 5-kilometer team event Thursday for the second consecutive time in open water swimming at the world championships. The trio of Rob Muffels, Christian Reichert and Isabelle Harle finished in 55 minutes, 50.6 seconds on the Kazanka River.
Bill introduced by Green, Babin would improve Port of Houston safety
Your Houston News - 7/30/2015 11:08:01 AM
This legislation addresses longtime concerns on the Port of Houston waterways with clarifying language and by ... number one in foreign tonnage and is the second largest port in the country by all tonnage. “The Waterway Safety Improvement Act will ...
Down-To-Earth Fashion From NASA Satellite Images of World Capitals
Luxury Travel Magazine - 7/30/2015 1:06:43 AM
The Tiber River curves and ... timeless beauty and old world charm. This lush new member of Leading Hotels sits high in the mountains of Perez Zeledon, in the southern region of Costa Rica, in what is one of the country's best and last, to be-discovered ...
Porto: Hosting F1H2O World Championship Grand Prix boat racing – Portugal
portuguese-american-journal.com - 7/30/2015 9:45:06 PM
The waterfront of Porto city’s River Douro is staging the Round 3 of the ... managed series in world powerboat racing attracting 20 of the world’s leading drivers and 10 teams from 15 countries. Races are organized at selected locations around the ...
Throwback Thursday: The First FIFA World Cup Final
sports.vice.com - 7/30/2015 1:16:52 PM
10 packed boats were chartered to take fans across the River Plate from Buenos ... nations had refused to travel to their country for the inaugural tournament. As such, they are the only side not to defend the World Cup. They reused to enter again in ...
Russia security chief: Islamic State group has recruits from more than 100 countries
FOX News - 7/29/2015 10:33:25 AM
MOSCOW – Russia's security chief says the Islamic State group has recruited nationals of more than 100 countries, posing a long-term threat ... of a two-day security conference in the Volga River city of Yaroslavl attended by representatives of security ...
Tigres, River in touching distance of glory
FIFA - 7/30/2015 3:51:22 AM
Tigres have spent 41 seasons in the Mexican top flight, a record that puts them right up there with the country’s leading ... travel to Japan [for the Club World Cup] in the manner we deserve,” Marcelo Gallardo, River Plate coach.
C’River, 13 others benefit from $500m erosion projects
Punch - 7/28/2015 11:42:01 PM
including Cross River, are currently benefiting from a $500m World Bank scheme to curtail gully erosion. It added that 21 gully erosion sites had been identified in the country and were currently being addressed, with Cross River having five in different ...
Denton Community Theatre to Present BIG RIVER
Broadway World - 7/30/2015 4:37:18 PM
Big River - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Directed by John Evarts and Pete Kelly, this musical re-telling of Mark Twain's classic American story boasts a large cast and a score of country and blue-grass music. Music direction is by Arturo Ortega.
World class surfing to air on CBS Sports Network
wakewindandsurf.com - 7/29/2015 10:22:05 PM
CBS Sports Network has come to an agreement with the World Surf League (WSL ... CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirectTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158.
How Yellowstone Became the World’s First National Park
Time - 7/29/2015 12:20:47 PM
It’s a vision of altruism and environmentalism that suits the founding of the world’s first national park—only it ... for campfires as they explored the region’s geysers and rivers and waterfalls, and they did likely discuss the best use of ...