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
Biden to Ukraine: 'You will not walk this road alone'
CNN - 4/22/2014 12:40:10 PM
"Ukraine is and must remain one country," he said in Kiev on Tuesday at a news conference ... energy sources and nonlethal aid for security forces. "You will not walk this road alone. We will walk it with you," Biden told Yatsenyuk. As he spoke, the ...
World Cup's road to Brazil remains bumpy
Los Angeles Times - 4/22/2014 11:53:03 PM
Locals and foreigners will marvel at shiny new stadiums and glide across the continent-sized country on upgraded infrastructure. That, at least, is what the government and organizers are hoping will happen given that the price tag for their six-week World ...
Nigeria: Okpekpe Hooks Former World Cross Country Champion
AllAfrica - 4/18/2014 3:40:53 AM
Former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Country champion ... In fact our objective is to make it one of the biggest 10km road races in the world. We already probably have the largest prize money purse in the world,'Ali ...
160 miles of gridlock: Traffic fuels concern for Brazil's World Cup
Los Angeles Times - 4/18/2014 3:51:02 PM
Some worry that it will buckle under the pressure of thousands of visitors who will descend on the country in June for soccer's World Cup tournament. The country is struggling to finish transportation facilities and stadiums. Others say its experience ...
New FIFA title puts you in the World Cup action
Calgary Herald - 4/21/2014 3:18:50 PM
There are two main ways to play, Road to the FIFA World Cup and Captain Your Country. Road to the Cup lets you take charge of any of the 203 accredited FIFA countries - yes, including Canada - and go through the qualifying process to get into the World Cup ...
Davidson Road student finds love of volunteering at Lake Country Food Bank
lakecountrycalendar.com - 4/16/2014 1:44:33 PM
When Lake Country student Madeline Muir was thinking about topics for a speech project in her Grade 6 class at Davidson Road elementary ... something that would promote positive change in the world. Then spring break arrived and everything changed.
‘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 ...
Qatar Cuts Number of World Cup Soccer Stadiums as Costs Rise
Bloomberg - 4/21/2014 1:21:19 AM
The country was negotiating with FIFA, world soccer’s governing body ... Qatar plans to award $1.7 billion of road projects in coming months and seek bids for 20 others in the next two years, Jalal Yousef Salhi, director of infrastructure affairs ...
Electric Avenue: Next step to solar roadways
KREM - 4/21/2014 4:16:06 PM
SAGLE, Idaho— The city of Sandpoint could be the first in the nation with solar roadways thanks to a local inventor ... Brusaw’s solar roads would power the country with the sun. They would replace the usual inert asphalt people drive along every ...
“Third world country road conditions”
mountainstatesman.com - 4/14/2014 12:35:21 PM
...Because of the growing concern with local roads conditions, the Taylor County Commission welcomed Monongalia County Commissioner Eldon A. Collen to a recent meeting to discuss his program. ... In doing so, Collen stated that the department of highways ...
At Image Factory, They Tread Virtual Road to the World of 360 Degree Photography
The New Indian Express - 4/22/2014 7:46:41 AM
“After photographing many locations across the country, I thought of creating a website, so that the world outside could get a virtual ... lodging and the complete road map. Siril added: The aim of our startup is to deliver superior quality services ...
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 ...
2014 Country Hall of Fame inductees announced
CBS News - 4/22/2014 1:51:45 PM
It was something of an experiment for Milsap, known as an R&B and rock singer, but he made sure he had a regular gig before he hit town, playing nightly at Roger Miller's King of the Road Hotel. He found country ... "Make the World Go Away" and Patsy ...
New World Bank Project to Increase Regional Transport Connectivity in Central Asia
The World Bank - 4/22/2014 10:05:41 PM
so improving the road links to neighboring countries will greatly improve local peoples’ and business’ access to markets for goods and services,” said Alexander Kremer, World Bank Country Manager in the Kyrgyz Republic. “ We are pleased that the ...
The Great Big Idaho® Potato Truck Hits the Road for its Third Cross-Country Tour with American Heart Association's Go Red for Women® Movement
Yahoo Finance - 4/22/2014 12:40:10 PM
BOISE, Idaho, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The head-turning, jaw-dropping Great Big Idaho® Potato Truck is back on the road for its third consecutive cross-country tour with a ... Texas and the 55th World Lumberjack Competition in Hayward, Wisconsin.