Definition: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, standard, narrow, and dual. Other gauges are listed under note.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Railways map
Top Spots for Train Travel Around the World
TravelPulse - 10/5/2015 8:58:27 AM
Plus, you get to see all of the in-between bits of a country that you would otherwise miss if you were flying above in an airplane. Here are some of the top spots around the world that you should consider traveling by rail. Once you've dealt with the ...
Austria Railways Case Brings Wall St. Risks, Justices Told
Law 360 - 10/5/2015 9:22:55 PM
The attorney for a woman injured on Austria’s national railway told the U.S. Supreme Court during arguments Monday that granting the country immunity from her personal injury suit would cause uncertainty in the financial world by making it harder for ...
China’s Ambitious Rail Projects Crash Into Harsh Realities in Latin America
New York Times - 10/2/2015 11:56:48 PM
While China boasts of its rail initiatives around the world, it has often been stymied here in Latin ... personally promoted the project while visiting both countries in May. Chinese officials agreed to deliver a feasibility report in about a year.
Oktoberfest 2015 Crowds Hit By Effects Of Migrant Influx In Germany
Breitbart News - 10/5/2015 4:43:44 PM
The 182 nd Oktoberfest, the world’s biggest beer festival and funfair ... Many migrants had been picked up at the German border and transported by road and rail to other regions of the country.
World’s Soccer Price Index; England Most Expensive. The MLS In The US #5.
Herald de Paris - 10/3/2015 5:50:32 PM
coach and rail travel options across Europe, has partnered with Onefootball to calculate the cost of attending the top division games in 25 countries around the world. Taking top spot for the most expensive country to go to a match is England, with Premier ...
Wall Street Journal - 10/4/2015 6:53:47 PM
Scores of flights in and out of Hainan’s main airport in the provincial capital of Haikou have been canceled, and high-speed rail service between Haikou ... it has since asked Pertamina, the country’s primary fuel distributor, to keep its popular ...
Brazil's Unending World Cup: Twenty-Two Communities Still Fighting for Home in Fortaleza
Truth Out - 10/5/2015 5:09:23 AM
But the light rail project, the VLT (Veículo Leve sobre Trilhos ... Over a year after the World Cup, this VLT project - among numerous other World Cup projects throughout the country - remains far from complete. According to activists on the ground ...
Discover Germany by Automobile, Train and Cruise Ship
Examiner - 10/4/2015 8:38:10 AM
While air travel is the easiest and fastest way of getting from point A to point B in Germany, exploring the country by car ... Germany's trains are world famous for their efficiency, speed, and affordable price. That's good news for the budget-minded ...
Google to Set Up Wi-Fi at 400 Indian Railway Stations
India West - 10/1/2015 5:42:46 AM
Working with Indian Railways, which operates one of the world's largest railway networks ... Microsoft will take low-cost broadband technology to some 500,000 villages across the country and cloud computing systems from data centers in India called ...
Central Railways Recruitment for 52 Sports Quota posts
PrepSure - 9/29/2015 6:35:15 AM
2400: Candidates applying for the posts should have Represented the country in Olympics Games (Senior category ... OR in South Asian Federations Games/ USIC (World Railways) Championships (Senior Category) OR in Senior/ Youth/ Junior National Championships ...
China beats off competition from Japan to build railway in Indonesia
Shanghaiist - 9/30/2015 12:53:27 PM
China has been awarded a contract by the Indonesian government to build a railway across the country, fending off competition from ... looking to capitalize on their experience building the world's largest high-speed rail network, hoping to win contracts ...
PUN 395/5 I Live Cricket Score, Punjab vs Railways, Ranji Trophy 2015-16, Group B match, Day 2 at Mohali
Cricket Country - 10/2/2015 8:04:45 AM
Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s live coverage of Day Two of the Ranji Trophy 2015-16 Group B game between Punjab and Railways at Mohali ... spot in India’s T20I side with the upcoming ICC World T20 2016 around the corner. He last played for ...
World Trade Centre, global brand’, to alter Abuja skyline
Vanguard - 10/3/2015 8:06:33 PM
Many developed countries of the world have World Trade Centres and we are convinced ... don’t have any business with the offices and the residential apartments. The railway that is being constructed by the federal government passes by the mall so ...
Think you know the Seven Modern Wonders of the World? Take our quiz and find out
home.bt.com - 10/1/2015 1:20:54 PM
The canal uses a system of locks to lift ships 85 feet above sea level and connects 160 countries and 1,700 ... and the fifth longest used by rail passengers. It has the longest undersea portion of any tunnel in the world (23.5 miles).
S Korea to fund Laos–Vietnam railway feasibility study
Vietnamnet - 10/6/2015 1:29:17 PM
With technological assistance from Korea, which has fully developed railways, the project can support Laos – a land-locked and poorly developed country – in building ... seventh largest economic bloc in the world-- is speeding up its integration.