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
PRESS KIT: World-Class Athlete Bios - 2014 TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race
wolfenews.com - 7/27/2014 4:01:17 PM
He turned heads last August when he battled TD Beach to Beacon champ Micah Kogo to the finish at the 2013 Falmouth Road Race to place second, which capped off a year in which he placed sixth at the World Cross Country Championships – the highest finish ...
World Bank Announces Its new Country Representative for Timor-Leste
Hispanic Business - 7/15/2014 2:18:00 AM
She will also attend the Presentation Ceremony for the World Bank-financed Dili-Ainaro Road rehabilitation. She will be accompanied by the World Bank Country Director for Papua New Guinea, Timor-Leste and the Pacific Islands, Franz Drees-Gross as well as ...
Upgrade of Road Network to Improve Connectivity in Timor-Leste
The World Bank - 7/23/2014 3:55:53 AM
“Building a good quality road will reduce the number of traffic accidents, decrease travel times and the overall costs of maintenance,” said Franz Drees-Gross, World Bank Country Director for Papua New Guinea, Timor-Leste, and the Pacific Islands.
Cheap Speed Challenge results, car-by-car evaluation
USA Today - 7/28/2014 12:29:31 AM
Dragway to get 0-to-60-mph times, quarter-mile times and 60-to-0-mph braking distances and a day on the road-racing course at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet ... rural roads and highways to measure real-world fuel economy. Eight drivers rotated ...
A surprising map of countries that have the most traffic deaths
Washington Post - 1/18/2013 8:18:38 PM
low- and middle-income countries account for 48 percent of the world’s vehicles but more than 90 percent of the world’s road traffic fatalities. The economic cost of road collisions to low- and middle-income countries is at least $100 billion a year.
‘No Country’ road
LJWORLD - 4/24/2008 11:57:49 PM
I try to give clues to everyone else through lighting and mood," he says. For "No Country," the 58-year-old designer began by making concept sketches in order to visualize the world of the Cormac McCarthy novel. Once those were approved by the directors ...
World's most stylish supercars take a luxury road trip
CNN - 6/6/2014 9:55:16 PM
Do you fancy driving a Lamborghini down a picturesque country road in France, revving your car's powerful engine while the stunning scenery whizzes past you? And how about an al-fresco Michelin-star lunch, followed by a helicopter ride to Monaco and ...
Miranda Lambert: Life on the road with a country superstar
Opelousas Daily World - 7/23/2014 3:08:46 PM
She is also the subject of a special exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville through November. Before setting off on the road again this summer - the nationwide tour kicked off July 10 in Fort Loramie, Ohio, and will keep her busy through at ...
A Shocking Map of Traffic Fatalities Around the World
Slate - 9/19/2013 7:32:38 PM
Editor Tom Hundley notes that traffic fatalities around the world have reached 1.24 million ... An estimated 1.5 million of them race across the country, representing more than half of all vehicles on the road. The use of motorcycles has grown by an ...
Saudi Arabia Has the Highest Road Accident Death Toll in the World
Green Prophet - 3/14/2010 11:56:44 PM
The news comes after the World Health Organization found Saudi Arabia to have the world’s highest number of deaths from road accidents, which now make up the country’s principal ... that if the current rise in road accident rates is not curbed, Saudi ...
President must quit playing lawyer; the country needs a statesman
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 7/27/2014 2:49:42 PM
The legalistic approach also feigns indifference to the real world consequences of the court ... understand why the moral high road is the road less traveled, but he must refuse to play lawyer when what the country needs is a statesman.
Mexico is on the road to surpassing the U.S. — as world's fattest country
McClatchy DC - 3/22/2008 11:54:00 PM
MEXICO CITY — Fueled by the rising popularity of soft drinks and fast-food restaurants, Mexico has become the second fattest nation in the world. Mexican health officials say it could surpass the U.S. as the most obese country within 10 years if trends ...
Thousands of young Argentines won't leave Brazil after World Cup
FOX News - 7/25/2014 3:53:31 AM
One of about 160,000 Argentines who flooded into Brazil for the World Cup ... I'm going to see where life and the road take me." Local media reports say tens of thousands of Argentine fans remain in the country. They appear to be overwhelmingly young ...
WHO: UAE can be world's best country in road safety
One India News - 11/6/2013 11:54:51 AM
Abu Dhabi, Nov 6: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has all the potential to be the best country in the world in road safety or at least among the top five, said a senior official of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Etienne Krug, director of WHO's ...
World Cup May Be Long Over, But Argentinians Still Hanging Out In Brazil
Latino FOX News - 7/25/2014 11:10:10 AM
One of about 160,000 Argentinians who flooded into Brazil for the World Cup ... I'm going to see where life and the road take me." Local media reports say tens of thousands of Argentinian fans remain in the country. They appear to be overwhelmingly ...