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
Traveling Through Venezuela, a Country Teetering on the Brink
New York Times - 2/9/2016 9:51:15 PM
In Morrocoy, the road ended at a pier ... Ransoms are a business across this country. Mérida sits between two high sets of mountains, a picturesque Andean university town. A cable car, said to be the world’s highest, once offered sweeping views of ...
'Buy Proton or M'sia will become failed third world country'
Malaysiakini - 2/9/2016 9:12:29 AM
We will revert into being a failed third world country. "(But) when you buy a local car ... But the government need to tax motorists because of the roads and other infrastructures that government has to provide," he said. He also touted Proton's ...
India Due To Become Fastest Growing Country
Sky News HD - 2/8/2016 6:14:42 AM
Since then he has tried to kickstart India's flagging economy through a slew of reforms in the road, railways and ... In the 2016 report of the World Bank for Doing Business - India is ranked a low 130 out of 189 countries. The Prime Minster's target ...
Is China’s Silk Road Project An Effort To Promote Peaceful Development Or Quest For Hegemony? – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 2/9/2016 8:53:59 PM
Such is quite significant when considering that the Silk Road projects put forward by other countries have just been satisfied with developing their targeted country’s transportation infrastructures and integration into the world market by way of trade ...
TomTom Traffic Sees Major Improvements and Total Number of Countries with TomTom Traffic Hits 50 Globally
Business Wire - 2/9/2016 1:48:40 AM
Also announced today is the launch of TomTom’s world-class traffic service in Indonesia and Slovenia. TomTom now provides accurate traffic information for highways, major roads and secondary roads in 50 countries. TomTom Traffic includes congestion ...
A mother-son trip inspired by 'the beautiful game'
Canada - 2/7/2016 11:55:19 PM
As he skillfully barreled a tiny sedan through the narrow colonial roads, he told us stories of the slaves ... Brazil is one of the most racially diverse countries in the world, and Bahia is one of its most African enclaves. Reis told us this history ...
World Cement & Concrete Additive Market
Yahoo Finance - 2/8/2016 8:19:23 PM
LONDON, Feb.8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- World demand to reach $24 billion in 2019 Global demand ... Increasing additive usage rates in developing countries, as well as a broader shift to higher performing specialty additives, will further support advances ...
Scotland revealed as UK country with most alcohol-related deaths
Times of India - 2/9/2016 5:09:06 AM
Meanwhile, England and Wales were the only UK countries which saw a dramatic spike in alcohol ... as well as acute conditions. Incidents such as road traffic accidents and deaths connected to diseases partially linked to alcohol - such as mouth and liver ...
Countries across Asia celebrate Lunar New Year
Reuters - 2/8/2016 1:06:54 AM
Manila has one of the oldest Chinatowns in the world, dating back to 1594 when the Chinese travelled ... Firecrackers were set off on the roads as part of a tradition believed to bring good luck and drive away evil spirits. In North Korea, video from ...
Mediating Our Future: A Road Map For Deconstructing Poverty
The Huffington Post - 2/8/2016 11:15:21 AM
So what is the next step? Going local and fast tracking a circular economy? Sure but what about the world's poorest countries which are the same ones that are poised to suffer the most from Climate Change? The UN already has a solid blue print with the ...
The fall of Aleppo could have 3 major consequences for Syria and the world
The Business Insider - 2/9/2016 10:31:13 AM
Over the past week, forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have nearly encircled the city of Aleppo, once the war-torn country's most populous urban ... Other routes are still open but these roads are unpredictable and risky."
Fed Cup World Group I Playoffs Draw Announced
VAVEL - 2/9/2016 9:22:37 PM
Interesting fact: the road team has won three of the four ties hosted by one of the competing countries (twice they played at a neutral site). This tie guarantees that one team who competed in the World Group I this year will be demoted, as both Germany ...
Hillary, Bernie, and the World Federalist Vision: Whom Should We Support?
OpEdNews - 2/9/2016 12:51:24 AM
Hillary's entire record, going back to when she was first lady, speaks of someone who identifies with the rich and powerful who run this country and who also aspire, through transnational banking and corporations, to control world trade in their own favor.
Uganda: Kipsiro, Cheptegei Opt Out of National X-Country in Jinja
AllAfrica - 2/8/2016 9:13:40 AM
With the biennial World Cross-Country Championships not on calendar this year ... "For now, I am looking forward to more road races outside Uganda and see if I can qualify for the marathon at the Rio Olympics." Kipsiro added. At last year's edition ...
Pope Francis to be greeted by 19km of mobile phone lights on Mexico City visit
The Guardian - 2/8/2016 1:42:41 AM
Organisers want people to line road from the airport to the centre of the capital ... That has never been done before in any country.” The pope’s visit will run from 12 to 16 February and is scheduled to take in several Mexican states crippled by ...