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
Britain loves the Ford Fiesta but which nation's favourite is the Suzuki Vitara? We reveal European countries' top-selling cars
Daily Mail - 12/6/2016 5:24:21 AM
The much-loved supermini is a fixture on UK roads - it's been the best-selling model in ... We can't imagine this is the case in many countries around the world, but in Hungary the most purchased vehicle is the Suzuki Vitara. Totally overlooked in ...
Lauren Alaina’s ‘Road Less Traveled’ Album Lined Up for January Release
Taste of Country - 12/5/2016 4:28:16 AM
I can’t wait to share my stories, my music and myself with the world.” The 12-track album ... Alaina will be on the road with Martina McBride as part of CMT’s Next Women of Country Love Unleashed Tour next year, kicking off February 2017.
Global Bicycles Market is Anticipated to Reach US$ 62.39 Bn by 2024 - Persistence Market Research
prnewswire.com - 12/6/2016 11:58:03 AM
A majority of nations of the world, especially in developed countries, are facing the health hazard of obesity ... get bogged down by the increasing number of vehicles plying on the road and reach their destination faster. Global bicycle market can ...
'Attack them in markets, roads and clubs,' Isil's new spokesman tells European followers
Daily Telegraph - 12/6/2016 12:41:00 PM
Islamic State’s new spokesman has promised more attacks on Europe, telling supporters to target “markets, roads and clubs” in his inaugural ... “We will attack them in their own countries, he said. “Your operations make a difference, change ...
World Bank temporarily takes away $220 mln from Ukravtodor
uaposition.com - 12/5/2016 11:52:05 AM
... to temporarily take about $220 million from the loan portfolio of the State Agency of Automobile Roads (Ukravtodor), the World Bank Country Director for Belarus, Moldova, and Ukraine Satu Kahkonen said during a meeting with Ukravtodor CEO Slawomir ...
Weak governance structure, bane of road management in Nigeria – Saraki
guardian.ng - 12/5/2016 4:02:38 PM
“Unfortunately, our federal roads are largely dilapidated and have been unable to serve effectively as economic artery on which the development of the country and the general wellbeing of Nigerians should depend on. “Countries all over the world are ...
US could see extreme rains increase of 400% by end of century
The Guardian - 12/6/2016 11:07:57 AM
As global temperatures rise, extreme downpours will increase putting huge strains on infrastructure and agriculture, finds climate study When the skies open up and deluge an area, the results can be catastrophic, with roads washed out and homes destroyed ...
Apartheid Roads, Financed by Donor Countries and World Bank
The Palestine Chronicle - 11/24/2016 11:53:48 PM
The project that was submitted to the donor countries and the World Bank included building 500 kilo-meters of roads, scores of by-passes, tunnels and bridges, and upgrading existing roads. For justifying the request, the Israelis assume ‘the ...
British Villagers Are Baffled by Flocking Chinese Tourists
New York Times - 12/5/2016 3:26:50 PM
Why, for example, do the Chinese tourists ignore the village’s handsome 13th-century church and its thatched-roof cottages, preferring instead to peer through windows, film parked cars and traipse on the lawns of Benmead Road, a humdrum and modern ...
A Photo Book Created by Biking Across Africa
ozy.com - 12/6/2016 4:55:43 AM
And when he heads out for a pedal, he tends to cross continents, favoring stark settings and some of the world’s most unforgiving ... Cyclocross cut through nine countries and covered roughly 10,000 kilometers of road in about four months.
Interview: Serbia pins hopes onto China's Belt and Road Initiative: Serbian FM
Xinhua News Agency - 12/5/2016 9:46:13 PM
Dacic, also the deputy prime minister of Serbia, said that the country sees the Belt and Road Initiative as most significant ... China is maybe one of the most important ones in the whole world. It represents a result of deep consideration not only ...
The World Needs More Energy!
Ammo Land - 12/6/2016 3:22:40 AM
U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-Our planet is blessed with abundant resources that can generate enormous energy, provide raw materials for wondrous technologies, and build modern homes, roads and other ... and death in third world countries.
World population hits 7.4 bn
herald.co.zw - 12/1/2016 10:19:36 PM
It says 89 percent of the world’s 125 million 10-year-olds live in developing countries where girls face obstacles to ... positive or negative, can affect the road she travels from this crossroads in her life. ‘‘This is what will shape her role ...
Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council to host statecraft expert
Norwich Bulletin - 12/5/2016 1:50:47 AM
The Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council will host former state department official Jennifer Harris as she speaks on her book “War by Other Means: Geoeconomics & Statecraft” at 6 p.m. Dec. 6 at Old Lyme Country Club, 40 McCurdy Road. The event ...
Where to Travel in 2017, Before the Rest of the World Catches On
wendyperrin.com - 12/6/2016 12:55:19 PM
The laid-back, old-world charm and coastal location attract ... and appreciate some of the huge changes in the country, now is the time to go,” she says. For instance, roads that were previously only accessible to trekkers are now much more accessible ...