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
On the Road: A UC Berkeley Grad Discovers a Wider World while Cycling Cross Country
Earth Island Institute - 7/3/2015 9:45:30 AM
A year ago, I was making arrangements with classmates at UC Berkeley to share one graduation gown. Since our commencement ceremonies were held on different days, it seemed wasteful for each of us to buy a gown that we would only wear for one evening.
South Africa In BRICS -- A Brave New World
Forbes - 7/2/2015 2:47:20 PM
African countries, for example, will now have the option of ignoring the IMF and the World Bank and applying directly to the ... Without power, potable water, all-weather roads and other basic infrastructure, economic growth will be impossible.
Open Mind for the Off-Road: Tripology Adventures' Journey by 4x4 Jeep to Greece
Examiner - 7/2/2015 10:58:17 AM
Every country start with local stories." Indeed, when we arrive at each hotel (four different hotels in the six days of our road trip, plus a night in Athens ... mountain passes - even along a section of a World Rally Route (albeit at decidedly slower ...
Country music has a home in Kenya
The Bulletin - 7/2/2015 11:55:33 AM
American country music has found audiences around the world, introduced by U.S. soldiers to Japan ... Shared experiences Country music’s stories of love, family, chivalry, the land, faith, roads and working-class life resonate with many people here ...
BMW begins road tests of fuel cell car developed with Toyota
Automotive News Europe - 7/2/2015 12:38:30 PM
“Technically, we’re ready to put fuel cell cars on the road, but so far it remains too expensive,” Ruecker said. “Making fuel cell technology a reality is a task not just for carmakers, but for the whole of society.” By the start of 2018, the ...
World Bank to lend $650 million for Indian rail project
Yahoo Finance - 7/1/2015 10:59:28 AM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The World Bank said on Wednesday it had cleared a $650 million loan for a huge Indian freight rail corridor that will span 1,840 kms (1,140 miles) across the northern heartland of the country ... their goods by road, which is far ...
Country singer Craig Morgan: America stands for freedom
FOX News - 7/1/2015 3:17:10 PM
Africa and I had never been to Africa to hunt animals before so it was a real exciting time for me to go to that part of the world. My wife went ... I need to be doing out on the road. There's lot of moving parts. FOX411 Country: We're finally going ...
World Bank to lend $650 million for 1,840 km long Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor between Ludhiana and Kolkata
Economic Times - 7/1/2015 12:54:00 PM
NEW DELHI: The World Bank said on Wednesday it had cleared a $650 million loan for a huge Indian freight rail corridor that will span 1,840 kms (1,140 miles) across the northern heartland of the country ... cary their goods by road, which is far more ...
World Police and Fire Games Competitor Dies After Bike Crash; 2 Critically Injured
NBC Washington 4 - 7/3/2015 11:32:53 AM
The cycling road race event was scheduled to last from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. Events for the remainder of Thursday were canceled. The World Police and Fire Games have brought 12,000 first responders from 70 countries to events in the capital area. The 10-day ...
Greece's debt-crisis road is long and winding
azcentral.com - 7/2/2015 10:43:58 AM
European Central Bank and European Commission before their country can receive much-needed aid. But even that, for Greeks (and interested observers), is not a straightforward proposition because the ballot-paper question they will be asked to answer is far ...
The 10 Best & 10 Worst U.S. States to Visit on a Road Trip This Summer
Alter Net - 7/3/2015 4:16:14 AM
Or maybe you're finally ready to make that most epic journey: The cross-country ... of the open road. As Kerouac wrote in his Beat classic, "I was surprised, as always, by how easy the act of leaving was, and how good it felt. The world was suddenly ...
World Bank to lend Iraq $1.7 billion - finance ministry
Reuters - 7/2/2015 12:31:20 PM
Another $350 million would finance a road project linking the southern oil city of Basra to the Gulf port of Umm Qasr, the ministry said in a statement following a meeting on Wednesday between Finance Minister Hoshiyar Zebari and World Bank representative ...
Jurassic World is just the beginning for theaters and movie tech providers
The Deal Pipeline - 7/2/2015 11:41:14 AM
Cinemark has screens in more than a dozen Latin American countries, and Pactor suggested the company ... RealD, whose handiwork is on display in 3-D versions of Jurassic World, Mad Max: Fury Road and the Avengers, declined to comment on the review.
World first: A fully-electric double-decker bus
destinyconnect.com - 7/2/2015 10:08:10 AM
The UK measures outdoor pollution on a scale of one to 10, and some parts of the country reached level 10 on the scale, with most pollution coming from road transport and residential emissions. READ MORE: A skyscraper that casts no shadow? London ...
World first drone check on shire roads
queenslandcountrylife.com.au - 6/26/2015 3:55:54 AM
Conducted by professional and technical services firm AECOM for McKinlay and Winton shires, the flights were the first by a long-range UAV to monitor road assets beyond the line of sight for non-military purposes, and was hailed as a world first.