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
France to Power the Country by Solar Roads
teleSUR - 2/4/2016 10:04:21 PM
France is planning to build the world’s first solar panelled road that will be able to absorb the sun’s ... That’s 8 percent of the country’s total population. The proposed plan will see solar panels placed onto existing roadway.
Changi a 3rd world airport? 3 things which annoy a former NMP about Changi Airport
theindependent.sg - 2/5/2016 9:56:00 PM
which pose a veritable road hazard. No workaround here except to take the MRT.” 3. GETTING YOUR PASSES CHECKED AND CHECKED AGAIN BY HUMANS “But the third, is where Changi most resembles a third-world country airport. This is the line to get your ...
World leaders pledge $10 billion for Syrian aid in 1 day, setting a new record
Mashable - 2/4/2016 5:53:48 PM
A donor conference in London, which aimed to get world leaders to dig into their pockets and pledge ... Cameron co-hosted the daylong Supporting Syria conference, attended by 70 countries. It comes as peace talks in the country have stalled and ...
Zimbabwe: Road Infrastructure Finance - User Must Pay
AllAfrica - 2/4/2016 5:00:42 AM
With the country's rail transport currently incapacitated ... commitment from ZINARA in executing its statutory mandate of aiding the delivery of a world class road network, through managing the Road Fund. If the recently completed Plumtree-Mutare ...
End of the road for arguments presented by Sweden, UK: Assange on UN panel verdict
Firstpost - 2/5/2016 6:57:02 PM
It is the end of the road for the legal arguments being presented by Sweden ... Assange over allegations of rape stemming from a working visit he made to the country in 2010 when WikiLeaks was attracting international attention for its secret-spilling ...
Road to Rio's Olympics: Six Things to Watch With Six Months to Go
NBC Washington 4 - 2/3/2016 11:52:54 PM
About 12,000 torchbearers will cover more than 22,000 miles by road and air ... The 60 men and women will be chosen from the top official world rankings, but there is a limit of four players per country. The cutoff for qualifying is July 11.
Paysafecard Added as Payment Option on PlayStation Store in 19 Countries
PlayStation LifeStyle - 2/5/2016 12:34:40 AM
More countries will be added down the road. Paysafecard CEO Udo Müller said: Partnering with the giants of the digital world is one of our primary goals, which is why I am so pleased by this development. It also serves as recognition of our vision and of ...
What the world's biggest human migration looks like on a map
CNN - 2/3/2016 9:12:26 AM
The world's largest annual human migration ... The new feature highlights road traffic conditions in big cities and along major highways across the country. The 42-kilometer Suzhou section of Beijing-Shanghai Expressway has been experiencing the worst ...
Road Ride from Thailand to Singapore with SpiceRoads
PR.com - 2/4/2016 8:06:49 AM
SpiceRoads Cycle Tours launches new multi-country road bike tour along Thailand's scenic south ... which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008. The tour finally ends in the dynamic city-state of Singapore for more action.
Taisys Affiliate Shanghai F-road Wins 1st Prize In The Wall Sreet Journal's Financial Inclusion Challenge
Yahoo Finance - 2/3/2016 12:54:20 PM
TAIPEI, Taiwan, Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- World-renowned financial news publication ... but also a lot potential in other countries where there are a large rural populations." F-road and Taisys have set an ambitious vision for achieving universal ...
Banff Mt Film Festival World Tour is a go, despite the snow!
Village Soup - 2/5/2016 3:15:08 PM
Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road. With stops planned in about 400 communities and 40 countries across the globe, the 2015/2016 World Tour features a collection ...
Malaysia ups road safety measures ahead of Chinese New Year
Channel News Asia - 2/5/2016 9:02:54 AM
In contrast, there were 13,410 less road accidents in 2014, of which 6,187 were fatal. "As a whole, most of the fatalities in the world are from low- and middle-income countries. As we know from ASEAN, most of us are within this group," said Dr Wong.
Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal signed by 12 member nations in New Zealand
MercoPress - 2/4/2016 7:38:11 AM
The 12 nations account for some 40% of the world's economy - they now have two years ... “TPP allows America - and not countries like China - to write the rules of the road in the 21st Century, which is especially important in a region as dynamic as ...
Fear and Loathing in the World’s Most Hated Mustang: Part Three
Mustangs and Fords Magazine - 2/3/2016 6:59:25 PM
With the windows down and rolling through the hills, I reminisced about the many past drives I’ve had over this road, and all was good with the world. This moment is the pinnacle point of any good cross-country drive—when all is good and happy ...
Film Review: ‘All Roads Lead to Rome’
Variety - 2/5/2016 8:27:07 AM
“All Roads Lead to Rome” morphs reluctantly into a cross-country farce, like an accidental “It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World.” The need to keep barreling through the countryside works against the multiple romances that the script is trying to ...