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
10 Things You Can Do in Other Countries You Can’t Do in the USA
toptenz.net - 1/23/2017 5:46:10 AM
In many countries around the world, it is perfectly legal to do many things people ... nearly everyone has a car, and our roads have become very serious business indeed. Places like New York are the exception instead of the rule, and even in places with ...
Road Trip to Trump’s Inauguration: ‘Glad to See My Efforts Come to Fruition’
nytimes.com - 1/19/2017 11:23:11 PM
8:35 a.m.: We take off down a narrow winding road, not really even ... though he was raised in the country. But he is a car guy. Big-time. He has a collection of cars, apart from the car lot — Maynard’s Auto World — including the replica General ...
Hitting the road to find America's place in the world
Dallas News - 1/20/2017 6:21:21 PM
The South China Sea and the End to a Stable Pacific,’ by Robert Kaplan To understand America's role in the world, one must understand America. Kaplan sets out to enhance his appreciation of his country by taking a long road-trip, driving from his home in ...
SCDOT administrators say SC has deadliest roads in country
WMBF NEWS - 1/20/2017 10:10:25 PM
So, it's not just country roads the study refers to ... into the Socastee Original Freewill Baptist Church around midnight on Thursday. Several area World War II veterans who served in the Merchant Marines were honored for their service during a ceremony ...
Xinhua Insight: "Healthy" Silk Road leads to healthier int'l cooperation
english.sina.com - 1/19/2017 2:33:28 PM
In July 2016， a high-level conference on intellectual property for countries along the Belt and Road， organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)， was held in Beijing， attracting 300 participants from some 60 countries.
Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration
Los Angeles Times - 1/22/2017 7:27:34 AM
A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the world marched in support of women's ... As the day wore on and millions marched and rallied around the country, commentators at MSNBC and CNN repeatedly expressed ...
Silk Road route back in business as China train rolls into London
The Guardian - 1/16/2017 11:55:22 PM
Differing rail gauges in countries along ... traders from all over the world congregate. The goods brought to Britain by the East Wind are not as exotic as the peacocks and gemstones that were once transported along the Silk Road, which ran through Europe ...
The new silk road: From China to the U.K., world’s longest train route arrives in London
Financial Post - 1/19/2017 9:11:21 AM
It was once known as the Silk Road ... from both countries, hoping the service will herald a new era in Anglo-Chinese trade links. Its arrival coincides with even greater emphasis being placed on Britain’s export business with the wider world after ...
Women's Marches Rally Millions In Cities Around The World
The Huffington Post - 1/21/2017 1:05:12 PM
Some marchers brought their children, including Kate O’Sullivan, who said she wanted the world to see that protesters “are ... Nearly 700 sister marches in over 60 countries were scheduled for Saturday in solidarity with the Women’s March on ...
Xi’s Presence at WEF Showed China’s Commitment as a Country
newsghana.com.gh - 1/23/2017 12:31:12 AM
As a result, the country’s “Belt and Road” initiative has been widely recognized by the world. China is now approaching the center of the world stage, contributing efforts to global growth and governance. Schwab stressed on many occasions that China ...
Recaptured by ISIS, ancient Palmyra loses two more monuments to antiquities destruction
The Christian Science Monitor - 1/21/2017 1:02:13 AM
Yet, for this ancient city that was once a Silk Road oasis ... They also beheaded Khaled al-Asaad, a world-renowned archeologist. Palmyra is just one example of many historic sites in Syria damaged during the country’s nearly six-year civil war.
‘World-class city status a mirage’
zimbabwesituation.com - 1/20/2017 6:18:22 AM
HARARE mayor, Bernard Manyenyeni, has all but admitted that his council’s ambitious goal to turn the capital into a world-class city by 2025 ... to attain that status in about 10 years if the country becomes a second republic. “I think the 10 years ...
What a year for Canberra cyclists on the world stage
The Roar - 1/20/2017 3:43:52 PM
A week later she won the cross-country race at the Oceania Championship in ... She won a gold medal at the 2012 London Paralympics and Gold at the World Championships in both track and road. She set her sights on more success in 2017.
Gadkari plans cycle tracks on roads, electricity-based public transport services
The Hindu Business Line - 1/22/2017 7:20:25 AM
He also proposed to make cycle tracks on all major roads across the country, including on highways ... Gadkari, who was here to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting, said there are several opportunities in India and people came and met him ...
Gadkari moots cycle tracks on roads, electric public transport
Gulf News - 1/22/2017 12:21:04 PM
Davos: Regarded as a minister handling the country’s biggest investment projects ... The union minister for road transport, ports and shipping, who was here to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting, said there are several opportunities in ...